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zigbee® Compliant Platform

zigbee (zigbee PRO 2015 Feature Set and Green Power) is the latest standard release by the zigbee Alliance. The BitCloud® Software Development Kit (SDK) coupled with the SAM R21 Xplained Pro Evaluation Kit is a complete platform that allows developers to quickly design products meeting the latest zigbee Alliance requirements.

The BitCloud SDK is a full-featured, production grade, embedded software development platform that provides a framework with reference applications and libraries for creating zigbee compliant products.

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In addition to full zigbee Pro, Green Power, Base Device Behavior (BDB) and zigbee Lighting and Occupancy (ZLO) support, the SDK also provides several zigbee application device types for home automation, lighting and control. This platform enables scalable and secure wireless solutions, that support large mesh networks of hundreds of devices, and is optimized for ultra-low power consumption.

Key Features

  • Fully compliant with the zigbee certified platform
  • Reference applications implementing
    • ZLO -- zigbee Lighting and Occupancy
    • ZGP -- zigbee Green Power
    • BDB – Base device behavior
  • Z3Device - Demo of zigbee interoperable devices
  • ZGPSensor - Demo of ZGP Sensor Device
  • Source code for BitCloud SDK components including:
    • Base device behavior
    • zigbee Green Power
    • Hardware abstraction layer
    • Board support package
    • System task manager
  • Easy-to-use C API
  • Ultimate data reliability with true mesh routing
  • Large network support for hundreds of devices
  • Optimized for ultra-low power consumption
  • Flexible, easy-to-use development tools

To learn how to access the BitCloud Software Development Kit for zigbee contact your local Microchip Sales Representative or one of our  Wireless Design Partners.