The ZigBee Alliance, an association of companies working together to enable wirelessly networked monitoring and control products based on an open global standard, has admitted BM Group, a leading international company in connector technology, as a Promoter level member. The company will join others on the ZigBee Alliance Board of Directors.

The BM Group, based in Milan, Italy, recently introduced a home automation line of products called Atmosphera, based on ZigBee technology, for the European market. As a newly elected Promoter it will bring a valuable OEM and European perspective to the Alliance leadership.