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About ZigBee



What is ZigBee ?

- ZigBee is the wireless language that everyday devices use to connect to one another.

First of all, ZigBee improves comfort. ZigBee works for you and it keeps your home the way you like it.  

Second, ZigBee keeps you secure. It protects things and people you care about. It alerts you to water leaks, smoke and carbon monoxide.  

Third, It is convenient for you to use. ZigBee is easy to use and extends your control 
Moreover, it is reliable, interoperable and it is low power consumption system.
 ZigBee is the most promising wireless personal area network system for our smart home and industry


Characteristics of ZigBee

n  Operation in the 2.4GHz frequency band according to IEEE 802.15.4

n  Multiple network topologies (point-to-point, mesh networks)

n  Long battery life

n  Low duty cycle & low latency

n  Direct Sequence Spread Spectrum (DSSS)

n  Up to 65,000 nodes

n  Specifies various application profiles like Home Automation, Light Link, Smart Energy, etc.

n  Security key generation mechanism

n  Utilizes the industry standard AES-128 security scheme


What is it used for ?

n  Smart Homes

n  Connected Lighting

n  Industrial and Building Automation

n  Healthcare