The ZigBee Alliance has just released for public access its third wireless specification, the ZigBee IP for Direct Internet Connections.
Silicon Labs as well as Exegin and Texas Instruments provided Golden Units against which all future ZigBee Certified products using the ZigBee IP specification will be tested. This testing process ensures compliance with the specification so that developers using the new spec can be assured of consistent communications.
According to Tobin Richardson, chairman and CEO of the ZigBee Alliance, ZigBee IP is the first open standard for an IPv6-based full wireless mesh networking solution and provides seamless Internet connections to control low-power, low-cost devices.
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