|Z-Wave Alliance Vision and Mission|
Z-Wave Alliance Vision & Mission
The Z-Wave Alliance is united in its support of Z-Wave as the enabling technology for the age of anywhere/everywhere wireless control and monitoring. Z-Wave Alliance members lead the home controls market, providing systems that deliver increased comfort, convenience, safety and security. In the Z-Wave ecosystem, the whole is greater than the sum of the partners.
To enable a world in which humankind benefits fully from the connectivity and interoperability of devices throughout their lives.
Our mission is to enable Z-Wave Alliance members and their customers to benefit fully from the Internet of things by providing standards, education, training, and market promotion.
Strategic Values and Principles:
The Alliance encourages other leading home control manufacturers and service providers to join our dedication to wireless interoperability, and to develop and deploy products that utilize interoperable Z-Wave technology. Our vision is one of a common standard that allows simple wireless control for almost any residential or light commercial product or application.
The Z-Wave Alliance membership is comprised of market leaders from a broad landscape of residential and commercial products that provide millions of consumers and businesses with control and automation solutions that are easy to install and use. Z-Wave finally makes wireless device and system control practical and affordable.
For manufacturers, Z-Wave offers a powerful and broadly deployed ecosystem for innovative control and monitoring applications. Z-Wave's light overhead in cost and power consumption make the technology practical for almost any sphere of product development. For service providers, Z-Wave offers an environment where deployments can be easily extended or enhanced, with full confidence in the backward and forward compatibility with existing products and services.