10.03.14

Z-Wave Alliance Hosts Smart Home Presentations at CeBIT 2014

AUTHOR: HiddenWires

Z-Wave Alliance, an open consortium of leading companies that rely on the Z-Wave wireless standard, will be represented by numerous membe...

Z-Wave Alliance, an open consortium of leading companies that rely on the Z-Wave wireless standard, will be represented by numerous members at CeBIT 2014. At shared booth 40 in hall 13, Alliance will present the latest innovations in home control. In addition, specialist presentations by Z-Wave Alliance chairman Mark Walters, Alliance spokesperson Prof. Dr. Christian Paetz and Michal Rodziewicz, sales director of Alliance member Fibaro, will be held as part of the Smart Home forum in hall 13 (booth B43) on March 13. Visitors to the trade fair can experience Z-Wave Alliance’s full expertise in home automation. On March 13 at 10:30 a.m. at the professional forum Smart Home & Communications, Alliance chairman Mark Walters will give a lecture titled “News from the First Smart Home Mass Market”. Prior to this, at 10:00 a.m., Prof. Dr. Christian Paetz will open the forum with a lecture titled “How Open Standards Create New Markets”. At 11:00 a.m., Michal Rodziewicz of Alliance partner Fibaro will conclude the forum with a lecture on “How Design Changes the Acceptance of Smart Home Products”. Z-Wave, with 1,000 interoperable, brand-independent products in the smart home market, is now the most widely used wireless protocol for control and automation products and wireless services worldwide. Z-Wave Alliance comprises over 250 international manufacturers in all. More than 25 million Z-Wave-based devices are installed globally in business and home sectors. In addition to the members at the shared booth, the following Z-Wave members have their own booths at CeBIT in Hanover: Buffalo Technology (hall 15, booth D52), Cuculus (hall 13, booth A54), Everspring Industry (hall 13, booth E84), Fibar (hall 13, booth A38), Good Way Technology (hall 13, booth B24), Guangzou MCOHome Technology (hall13, booth A41) and Z-Wave Europe (hall 13, booth A38). Z-Wave Alliance is also giving away free trade fair tickets here. www.z-wavealliance.org