ZB4O -  ZigBee™ API for OSGi™ Service Platforms

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Recent Activity



  • 11 Oct 2012: Telecom Italia joined ZB4O by contributing with an implementationof the ZGD vote results
  • 27 Jul 2012: Goodday joined ZB4O by contributing with their IEEE 11073 Java implementation vote results
  • 6 Jun 2012: The device catalog  tested with the  ZB4O project
  • 2 Feb 2012: Vote your preferred features
  • 01 January 2012: The RXTX bundle for 64 bit driver is now ready
  • 29 Jul 2011:HOWLab joined ZB4O by contributing with their Ember based implementation vote results.
  • 04 July 2011: CC2530 SoC driver is avaialable
  • 03 February 2011: The first release 0.1.0 of the project is available now
  • 21 December 2010: AALOA GB approved the incubation of the ZB4O project proposal, vote results

What is it?

ZB4O is a set of OSGi bundles to integrate ZigBee networks with the OSGi Service Platforms.
The bundles include:

  • drivers to access ZigBee USB dongles
  • implementation of the ZigBee Cluster Library specification
  • implementation of ZigBee Profiles (e.g. Home Automation profile)
  • tools for interacting with ZigBee device
  • and more...

Getting Started


Project Management

  • We are using Redmine, you find here the wiki, issue tracking, roadmap,  ....

Mailing list

ZB4O codebase was initially developed in the framework of the EU Project PERSONA by  CNR-ISTI and ITACA-TSB

The University of Zaragoza joined the project with a contribution derived from the MonAMI EU Project.

The Goodday company joined the project by contributing with a Java implementation of the family standard ISO/IEEE x73

Telecom Italia joined the project by contributing with a ZGD implementation

The EU Project universAAL  is integrating  this software within its AAL platform.



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Last Updated: 31 July 2012