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Vivint joins Z-Wave Alliance

The Z-Wave Alliance, a standards organization dedicated to developing and advancing the Z-Wave wireless smart home protocol, has announced that Vivint Smart Home, Inc., has joined the Z-Wave Alliance as its newest Principal Member. Z-Wave also points out that Vivint’s membership also includes a seat on the organization’s Board of Directors.  In 2020, the Z-Wave Alliance transitioned […]

Robert Archer · February 03, 2021

CE Pro Year in Review: 2020 Industry’s Got Talent

The CE Pro Podcast was introduced this year and featured a number of Industry’s Got Talent editions that focused on AV industry members’ other talents such as cooking, music and martial arts.

Robert Archer · January 01, 2021

Security, Automation Company ADT Joins Z-Wave Alliance

The Z-Wave Alliance, a standards organization dedicated to developing and advancing the Z-Wave wireless smart home protocol, has announced that ADT, a provider of security, automation, and smart home solutions for consumers and businesses, has joined the Z-Wave Alliance as a new Principal Member. By joining as a principal member ADT is granted a seat on […]

Robert Archer · November 19, 2020

CEDIA Expo Virtual Preview: Z-Wave Emphasizes Interoperability and its Collective Ecosystem

As part of its CEDIA Expo Virtual 2020 show activities, Z-Wave will be introducing its 2020 Ecosystem Report as part of its market educational efforts.

Robert Archer · September 12, 2020

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Z-Wave Alliance Develops New Long Range Spec

Z-Wave Long Range offers four times the wireless range and is backward compatible. It is now a suitable solution for MDU projects.

Jason Knott · September 08, 2020

Z-Wave State of the Ecosystem Report Provides Insight on Smart Home Landscape

In addition to information related to the smart home, the report also focuses on interoperability, AI, contextual awareness and more.

CE Pro Editors · July 24, 2020

Z-Wave to Become More Open Home-Automation Standard with Multiple Technology Providers

Silicon Labs is putting forth a real effort to open up Z-Wave, with plans to create a multi-source wireless standard available to all.

Julie Jacobson · December 20, 2019

Mitchell Klein of Z-Wave Alliance

TechTalk: Z-Wave Alliance Makes Integrator Lives Easier with New Companies and Tools

Mitchell Klein of Z-Wave Alliance urges integrators to make use of its Certified Installer Training and Toolkit, which might lead to fewer truck rolls.

Andrew Nichols · September 20, 2019

Luke Williams

CEDIA Award Winners, Keynoter Key in on Industry Disruption

Inventor, author and professor Luke Williams emphasized how integrators can create new recipes for changing and growing their business, rather than just incrementally adding on to stale recipes. Also during keynote reception, CEDIA honors Mitchell Klein and Jeremy Burkhardt.

Arlen Schweiger · September 12, 2019

Ring Joins Z-Wave Alliance, Looks to Advance Cybersecurity

Ring now has a seat on the Z-Wave Alliance’s board of directors and will look to improve cybersecurity, interoperability, and innovation within the security ecosystem.

CE Pro Editors · August 23, 2019