The ZigBee Alliance is a group of companies that work in cooperation to develop a network protocol that can be used in a variety of commercial and industrial low data rate applications.
The Zigbee Alliance, which started out as 25 tech-savvy companies back in 2002, has grown into a prominent international group of 400+ organisations from 37 countries. Along this 15-year journey, the Alliance has paved the way for the IoT, introducing many certification programs, and industry specifications and standards. Zigbee applications have also gained tremendous traction in the smart home, commercial buildings, manufacturing, and smart cities markets. The Alliance continues its work to create friction-free IoT development, and enable consumers to better enjoy the value that the IoT brings to everyone.