HGI, Broadband Forum partner on Smart Home requirements

Friday 18 October 2013 | 17:25 CET | News
HGI and the Broadband Forum have agreed to jointly specify requirements for the Smart Home. The companies are developing two projects, one clarifying performance and co-existence requirements for wireless home area networks (WHAN) and the other specifying requirements for interworking between various home devices and home automation systems (abstraction layers). Cooperation on the documents will avoid duplication of activities, combine the companies' areas of expertise and help coordinate recommendations to standardise organisation oneM2M, which is developing technical specifications for

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Broadband Forum / HGI
Countries: World
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