Thales, Cisco Systems, Redpoint Positioning Corporation and STMicroelectronics Among Industry Leaders Joining the FiRa Consortium
September 23, 2020Recently Adding 21 New Members, the FiRa Consortium is Well-Positioned to Drive Expansion of the Ultra-Wideband (UWB) Ecosystem Across Multiple Use Cases
UWB Alliance and FiRa Consortium Announce a Formal Liaison to Accelerate the Development and Adoption of UWB Technology
June 30, 2020Complementary missions will support and strengthen global UWB industry growth
FiRa Consortium Publishes UWB MAC Technical Requirements to Build Ultra-Wideband Interoperable Ecosystem
May 5, 2020New Requirements Specify the Normative Behavior and Supported Feature Set of the MAC Layer of FiRa Certified™ UWB-Enabled Devices Under Development
FiRa Consortium Publishes PHY Technical Requirements Specification to Jumpstart the Development of the Ultra-Wideband Interoperable Ecosystem
April 7, 2020PHY Requirements Specification Identifies Hardware and RF Communication Configurations Based on IEEE 802.15.4z Standards to Ensure Interoperability Between FiRa Consortium Certified Ultra-Wideband (UWB) Enabled Devices
Allegion and Decawave Commit to Expanding the UWB Ecosystem as New Sponsor Members of the FiRa Consortium
February 20, 2020TSINGOAL Joins FiRa Consortium as a Contributor Member Bringing Expertise in Indoor Location Services
FiRa Consortium In the News
See what others are saying about the FiRa Consortium and UWB technology!
XDA-Developers - October 13, 2020
Next Level IOT Connectivity with "Point to Connect"
Samsung Newsroom - October 12, 2020
Together with industry leaders, we are striving to accelerate UWB’s broad adoption and implementation across ecosystems.
SecurityInformed.com - September 30, 2020
Indoor positioning uses UWB technology to help locate people and things
5G Technology World - September 11, 2020
The decades-old technology takes on a new life by providing location precision to 10 cm, and it operates indoors.
NFC World - August 17, 2020
Samsung has launched the first Android device to include an ultra wideband (UWB) chip.
Upcoming FiRa Consortium Events
On-Demand Recorded Webinar Hosted by FiRa Consortium Member LitePoint
Watch this on-demand recording of LitePoint’s webinar to learn how UWB delivers accurate ranging and positioning.
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Ultra-Wideband (UWB) Explained (and Why It’s an Exceptional Connectivity Experience)
Webinar hosted by the Security Industry Association with presenters from Allegion and HID Global. The webinar starts at 1:00 p.m. EDT.
October 29, 2020
Upcoming FiRa Consortium Members’ Meetings
Member Meeting - December 2020
Based on concern for the health and safety of our members, the FiRa Consortium will be holding the next all-members meeting as a virtual meeting. To accommodate the membership and their home time zones, the Working Group meetings will occur over a one-week period. The detailed schedule will be provided to members when available. If there are questions, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
December 7, 2020 - December 11, 2020