Thread Networking Protocol Simplifies Connecting “Things” in the Home and Beyond

September 09, 2015 // By Silicon Labs
Multiple wireless technologies exist in the market that support such interconnectivity, but Thread uniquely serves the specific needs of the Connected Home. It fills a critical technology gap in the Internet of Things (IoT) by providing a low-power, secure and scalable IP-based wireless mesh networking protocol based on proven standards. Learn how the core technologies behind Thread work, and how it stacks up to existing networking protocols.
Thread, Mesh Networking, Zigbee, IPv6, IEEE 802.15.4, 6LoWPAN, Internet of Things