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Integration Launches Pre-certified IEEE 802.15.4 / ZigBee Compliant USB Dongle Developers Kit 09/18/06

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Integration Associates has today further expanded its EZLink wireless product line to include a USB Dongle Developers Kit for 802.15.4/ZigBee product development. The EZLink product line is aimed at OEMs looking to reduce R&D cost, reduce time-to-market, and minimize development risks.

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Wall Street Journal Innovation Awards 2006 09/14/06

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In the Wireless category two companies operating in the WSN space have been rewarded:

  • Winner – Zensys: Wireless technology for controlling home lighting, entertainment and security systems
  • Runner-Up – Dust Networks: Wireless sensor networks that can collect data in remote locations
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    Legrand Acquires Vantage Controls 09/7/06

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    Legrand announced the acquisition of Vantage Controls, located in
    Orem, Utah. Vantage Controls will be the sixth Legrand business group in
    North America and has been renamed Vantage/Legrand. The acquisition of Vantage Controls is an important move to position Legrand as a leading provider of control and automation solutions.

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    Millennial Net Acquired by PHC Holding 09/5/06

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    Millennial Net today announced that it has been acquired by PHC Holding, for an undisclosed amount. PHC is a privately held company headquartered in Esslingen, Germany. Millennial Net will continue to operate as an independent company.

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    Cirronet Acquired by RF Monolithics 08/28/06

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    Cirronet announced today that it has signed a definitive agreement to be acquired by RF Monolithics of Dallas, Texas. The transaction is expected to close in September and is valued at $24 million. RFM also announced a definitive agreement to acquire Caver-Morehead Systems, a leading producer of computerized maintenance management system software.

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    Tendril Secures $5.25 Million in Venture Funding 08/8/06

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    Tendril announced today that the company has secured $5.25 million in Series B funding to continue its growth as the leading provider of network operations platform software for developing and deploying Wireless Sensor and Control Networks.

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    They also hired a new CEO, Adrian Tuck, whom we know well from his former position as Executive VP at Ember. Good luck!

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    Digi International Acquires MaxStream 07/27/06

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    Digi International today announced the acquisition of MaxStream, a fast-growing, privately held corporation and a leader in the wireless device networking market. The acquisition is a merger transaction for $38.5 million of cash and stock, with $19.25 million paid in cash and $19.25 million in Digi stock.

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    Airbee and ZMD to Deliver 900 MHz ZigBee Technology 07/25/06

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    Airbee Wireless today announced that it has executed a license agreement with ZMD to provide ZigBee-compliant and ZigBee-based network protocol stacks (ZNS & ZNS Lite).

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    Dust Networks Selected by AlwaysOn as AO100 Private Company Award Winner 07/12/06

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    Dust Networks today announced that it has been chosen by AlwaysOn as one of the Top 100 Private Company award winners. Dust Networks was handpicked by the AlwaysOn editorial panel based on a set of five criteria – technology innovation, market potential, customer adoption, media buzz and investor value creation.

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    Crossbow Signs Partnership with Atmel to Enable 802.15.4 Wireless Market 06/27/06

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    Crossbow Technology announced today that it has entered into a partnership agreement with Atmel Corporation to accelerate time-to-deployment for 802.15.4 wireless sensor network OEM designs.

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