GreenPeak reaches 100m milestone in ZigBee shipments

September 2, 2015
Netherlands-based fabless semiconductor company GreenPeak Technologies has announced that it has delivered 100m ZigBee chips to the smart home market to date.GreenPeak’s IEEE 802.15.4 certi...

Hybrid mesh solution released for smart buildings

September 2, 2015
Global provider of Internet of Things (IoT) applications Greenvity Communications has launched its hybrid mesh technology for smart energy solutions in commercial and industrial buildings.Gree...

California deploys groundwater data collection project

September 2, 2015
In US smart meter news, a Southern California groundwater management agency has contracted semiconductor company Semtech to create a platform for data collection. The Fox Canyon Groundwater Managem...

Japan smart grid: Sensus FlexNet trial and IED design

September 2, 2015
In Japan smart grid news, Kobe City Waterworks Bureau has announced it is working with technology partners including Sensus to develop a smart water network.The utility is running field trials...

Smart home market in the UK to hit US$6.94bn by 2019

September 1, 2015
Global technology research company Technavio has released a new report that states the smart home market in the UK is forecast to reach US$6.94billion in revenue by 2019. The Technavio report stat...

5G tech to help mobile operators capitalise on IoT

September 1, 2015
Mobile operators are seeking to leverage 5G networks to cater for growing Internet of Things applications facilitated by mobile network operators, according to Nokia Networks. Head of Technology fo...

US Native American reserve to create community microgrid

September 1, 2015
In the US, a Native American reservation in Northern California has plans to develop a community microgrid in partnership with utility Pacific Gas & Electric (PG&E). The community of Blue L...

Water management solution for California commercial property

September 1, 2015
In the US, water filtration company LifeSource Water Systems has expanded its offering into water management solutions to meet the growing market demand in California for water-efficient solutions...