Torex Press Release - 4/2/2009
Torex Semiconductor to Support ONE-NET Open-Source
Wireless Control StandardApril 2, 2009 – Petaluma, California – ONE-NET announced today that Torex Semiconductor Ltd. has joined the ONE-NET open-source wireless networking alliance. Torex Semiconductor Ltd joins a growing list of companies supporting the ONE-NET wireless standard.
“We are very pleased to participate in the ONE-NET Alliance. There is a large need in home automation systems and remote security system applications for low power consumption and battery operated devices” stated Tommy Yamamoto, Chief Operating Officer of Torex USA Corporation. “ONE-NET is going to be the optimum wireless protocol in which to develop these low power consumption systems.”
“We are excited that Torex will be supporting ONE-NET. The Torex Power Management solutions help to enhance power efficiency and RF noise performance, which is a perfect fit for the ONE-NET protocol.” added James Martin, CEO of Threshold Corporation, and a founding member of the ONE-NET alliance.
The ONE-NET wireless standard is the world’s foremost multi-vendor, open-source wireless control protocol. ONE-NET was specifically optimized home control applications and includes important features such as integrated peer-to-peer operation. It also features a high level of security, excellent range, and low power consumption. ONE-NET’s comprehensive design specification is distributed royalty-free, accelerating the availability and use of wireless connectivity in a wide variety of devices and applications. Source code examples for microcontrollers, schematics, and bills-of-materials for reference designs are readily available, and simple open-source licensing rules apply.
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