About Us

The Foundation and Future of IoT

Who we are

The Alliance is the foundation and future of the IoT. Established in 2002, our wide-ranging global membership collaborates to create and evolve universal open standards for the products transforming the way we live, work, and play. With our members’ deep and diverse expertise, robust certification programs, and a full suite of open IoT solutions, we are leading the movement toward a more intuitive, imaginative, and useful world.


What we do

  • Develop open, global standards for wireless device-to-device communication for the IoT (Internet of Things)

  • Certify products to help ensure interoperability through our Certified program

  • Promote the use of our standards around the world

Dotdot gives product developers the freedom to choose the network that works for their application, and consumers the freedom to choose the brands and products that transform the way we live, work and play. 

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Zigbee creates flexibility for developers & end users, while delivering stellar interoperability. Created on IEEE’s 802.15.4 using the 2.4GHz band and a self-healing true mesh network, Zigbee has many applications and is widely implemented across the globe.

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Smart Energy is the world’s leading standard for interoperable products that monitor, control, inform and automate the delivery and use of energy and water. It helps create greener homes by giving consumers the information and automation needed to easily reduce their consumption.

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JupiterMesh is the robust, low-power industrial IoT wireless mesh network with flexible data rates that enables neighborhood and field area communications for utilities and municipalities deploying intelligent grid and smart city solutions.

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Green Power is a battery-less feature for smart networks cast across large facilities. Green Power enables wireless devices to be powered utilizing energy-harvesting methods with limited or no batteries.

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Our principles



All objects can interact to improve the way the world lives, works, and plays.


The Alliance ignites creativity and collaboration in the Internet of Things, by creating, evolving, and promoting universal open standards that enable all objects to securely connect and interact.


to create new opportunities and a larger market for all stakeholders in the IoT.

Bringing Together

the world’s most innovative companies and individuals to create and evolve technologies that enable all IoT devices to connect and interact — regardless of country, brand, market, or network.


on our technologies’ brand promise of performance and interoperability with robust certification programs and tools.


and fostering opportunities for collaboration amongst our members, and all IoT stakeholders to drive consensus in the industry.


industry-wide challenges, by partnering with leading organizations, to enable a more unified Internet of Things.


The Alliance technologies, and members’ achievements and solutions built on our technologies.


the thought leadership of our members to highlight today’s opportunities, inspire tomorrow’s innovation, and influence the future of the Internet of Things.


to be the most trusted IoT consortium by continually working to make it easier for companies to develop and deploy interoperable IoT products quickly, effectively and at a low cost.

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