October 27, 2021FiRa’s Certification program is a crucial foundational element for interoperability of devices utilizing Ultra-Wideband’s pinpoint location capabilities
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
FiRa Consortium In the News
See what others are saying about the FiRa Consortium and UWB technology!
Microwave Journal - June 27, 2022
FiRa Validated Ultra-Wideband PHY Conformance Test Tool
RCRWireless News - June 25, 2021
LitePoint Ultra-Wideband (UWB) test platform is the first to be validated by FiRa for PHY conformance as part of FiRa Certification Program.
NextPit - June 2, 2021
UWB technology has the potential to change the way we use some devices. But do you know how Ultra-Wideband works?
Enterprise IoT Insights - March 4, 2021
The FiRa Consortium looks to build the IoT market around the burgeoning ultra-wideband (UWB) technology.
XDA-Developers - October 13, 2020
Next Level IOT Connectivity with "Point to Connect"
Upcoming FiRa Consortium All-Members Meetings
2023 All-Member Meeting
It is anticipated that the next all-member meeting will be in April 2023. Details will be provided when available.
Upcoming FiRa Consortium Working Group Meetings
FiRa Plenary Face-to-Face Member Meetings
FiRa will hold a plenary face-to-face member meeting from March 20 – 23 at the Hyatt Centric Midtown Atlanta located at 125 10th Street NE, Atlanta, GA. FiRa members will receive registration information via email that will include a link to the Hyatt room block. We encourage all FiRa member attendees to book hotel accommodations via the provided link.
The associated FiRa Board meeting will be held on March 24, 2023.
It is anticipated that FiRa will hold plenary face-to-face meetings as follows:
- June 2023 in Europe
- October 2023 in the APAC region
Full information regarding these two meetings will be provided once available. If there are questions, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.