October 29, 2005
Arcom joins ZigBee(TM) Alliance
Arcom writes "Arcom demonstrates it’s commitment to industrial wireless network gateways by joining the ZigBee Alliance at the participant level. The ZigBee Alliance is an international association of companies working together to enable and promote ZigBee wireless technology as an open standard. ZigBee is a low power, low cost, wireless mesh networking technology designed for monitoring and control applications in industry and home automation. Arcom has been producing industrial network gateways using cellular radio and satellite technology for over 10 years. Arcom is now developing an IEEE 802.15.4 / ZigBee ready product using Chipcon’s industry leading CS2420 device for low power mesh networking applications."