TITLE

ZigBee Generates Power

AUTHOR(S)
Smith, Brad
PUB. DATE
July 2007
SOURCE
Wireless Week;7/15/2007, Vol. 13 Issue 12, p18
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on ZigBee, the low-power short-range wireless mesh technology standardized by the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE). It says that utility firms and their suppliers are starting to use the technology as a way of monitoring in-building power use to help reduce utility use during worrisome periods. It uses license-free 2.4 GHz spectrum and was established to offer very low power consumption at low cost and relatively low data rates.
ACCESSION #
25804982

 

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