Thread and IPv6: The smart protocol for tomorrow’s smart buildings

By Lorenzo Amicucci August 24, 2022

Building automation solutions can help reduce a building’s carbon footprint, optimize energy consumption, improve maintenance scheduling, make better use of available space, and reduce waste and operating costs.

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Topics: thread, Matter

Creating smart homes and building automation that are good for people and the environment

By Lorenzo Amicucci July 20, 2022

From a simple roof over our heads to a suitable place to work, travel, and shop, we spend so much of our lives indoors that creating the best possible environment is key to human wellbeing. Wireless technology can help.

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Topics: smart home, thread, Bluetooth Low Energy, Matter, Wi-Fi

Wireless protocols working together for the smart home

By Krzysztof Loska September 22, 2021

Evidently, a single wireless protocol will not reign over a widely adopted smart home sector. By combining the powers of leading protocols, innovative OEMs and technology companies can develop wireless products and services that "just work."

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Topics: smart home, thread, Matter

Project Connected Home Over IP (Project CHIP) becomes Matter

By Krzysztof Loska July 21, 2021

To address the existing barriers to IoT growth and adoption and breathe new life into the smart home market, members of the Connectivity Standards Alliance (formerly Zigbee Alliance) have launched 'Matter' (formerly Project Connected Home Over IP or Project CHIP).

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Topics: thread, zigbee, Bluetooth Low Energy, Matter

First nRF5340 modules eliminate processor trade-off for developers

By Alf Helge Omre March 31, 2021

Single processor solutions will inevitably have to trade-off the processor's computational power against its efficiency. When that trade-off becomes too great, developers look towards dual-core solutions.

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Topics: thread, zigbee, Bluetooth Low Energy

Apple releases HomeKit with Thread networking protocol

By Krzysztof Loska March 3, 2021

The newest Apple's HomeKit Accessory Protocol specification opens strategic and marketing opportunities for Nordic customers. Nordic SW and HW support the extended HomeKit with both Thread and Bluetooth LE options.

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Topics: smart home, thread, Bluetooth Low Energy

Key collaboration fast-tracks smart home vision

By Pär Håkansson January 27, 2021

Promoted by the 150 companies forming the Zigbee Alliance, Project CHIP could play a pivotal role in invigorating the relatively young smart home sector.

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Topics: smart home, thread, zigbee, Bluetooth Low Energy

Are There Too Many Wireless Standards?

By Get Connected Blog December 9, 2020

From ANT to Zigbee, short-range wireless standards are everywhere these days. But looking at the history of technological innovation, we can say that consolidation is inevitable.

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Topics: cellular IoT, thread, zigbee, Bluetooth Low Energy, Bluetooth mesh

Thread Certification by inheritance facilitates project CHIP

By Krzysztof Loska June 17, 2020

With Thread Group now supporting certification by inheritance, members of the Thread Group reduce dev costs by cutting time and money spent on certification processes and reuse certification already achieved on Nordic Thread products.

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Topics: thread

An Introduction to Thread

By Pär Håkansson March 18, 2020

Thread brings IPv6-based mesh networking to the Internet of Things. Let's take a closer look at this emerging protocol.

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Topics: thread

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