ZigBee Market

Release your INNR lighting designer

At Vesternet we're always on the lookout for new product ranges and we test many, many products every year to see which devices will enhance our Smart Home systems.We're therefore pleased to announce that we've recently added the Innr Lighting range to the site after having had the products on our test systems for the past few months!We'll be...

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Plugwise Smart System available at Vesternet

We're very pleased to launch the entire Plugwise range of ZigBee smart plugs and controllers to the UK market.http://www.vesternet.com/media/wp-content/uploads/2014/01/Plugwise_Main.jpg" width="620" height="316" />Plugwise is a platform that allows you to control your home's appliances and monitor their power consumption. You can monitor each a...

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Wireless home automation - a quick overview

We often get asked how Wireless Home Automation works, and we have a lot of information, articles and application notes on the site explaining this.But occasionally we get the chance to write articles for other sites on our favourite home automation subjects.Home Improvement Strategies have just published this article by Vesternet's Dave Bell ...

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Combine solar and ZigBee for an ideal solution

A combination of the home automation specialists ZigBee and the largest form of alternative energy seems simple, yet it is not something that has really taken off yet.If you know the home automation market, you will know the name ZigBee. ZigBee offers the latest, advanced wireless technology, which is currently used in millions of products wor...

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Bluetooth and ZigBee set to Collide

With this in mind, it seems like some of these battles turn out to be a stalemate. Leading experts in the industry are predicting that both forms of technology have their benefits even in the very same market, so the likelihood is they wi...

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What’s in a number?

What does a monkey, an American card game, and Zigbee Technology have in common?They are all associated with the number 500.  £500, ‘500’ the card game and Zigbee celebrates this week as it was announced that there are now m...

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ZigBee Light Link Standard

Another new ZigBee profile announced this week, taking the total to a massive 10 standards!These cover many new markets and if the ZigBee Alliance succeed in even half of those, then the technology should be bigger than Bluetooth & Wifi combined.Its a long time coming (we've been watching ZigBee since 2002), but its clear that very solid f...

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