2005

ubisys is formed by Dr. Arasch Honarbacht in Düsseldorf / Germany

2006
  • Dipl.-Des. Marcel Apfel joins the company
  • The name ‘ubisys’ is registered as a trademark at the German Patent and Trademark Office
  • Funding by the Federal Ministry of Education and Research within the EXIST-SEED funding program
2007
  • Change of the legal form into ubisys technologies GmbH
  • Focus on wireless transmission and embedded systems based on the Zigbee protocol
  • The start of programming an in-house Zigbee stack
  • First commercially available product: RFID reader tailored for industrial and special applications of barcode scanners with mobile phone and WiFi connection
2008

Networked programming solution for the ring accelerator FAIR in Darmstadt / Germany

2009
  • Installation of the first Zigbee components based on the ubisys Zigbee stack
  • Financial backing by the Federal Ministry of Economics and Technology within the framework of the Central Innovation Program for Medium-Sized Enterprises (ZIM)
2010
  • Continued development of the in-house Zigbee Stack
  • Claus Felder becomes actively involved as a financial investor in ubisys technologies GmbH
2011

Worldwide market launch: ubisys Zigbee/Ethernet Gateway G1

2012

Worldwide market launch: ubisys IEEE 802.15.4 Wireshark USB stick

2013

Global rollout of the following Zigbee components and application software: :

  • D1 (Universal Dimmer)
  • S1 and S2 (Power Switch)
  • J1 (Shutter Control)
  • U1 (Zigbee USB Stick)
  • Network Manager
  • Smartphone Apps for iOS and Android
2014
  • The ubisys Smart Home platform is presented at the Light + Building trade fair in Frankfurt / Germany
  • Extension of the product range with following components:
    • R0 (Zigbee-Router)
    • C4 (Control Unit)
    • D1-R, S1-R, S2-R and J1-R (DIN-Rail installation version of the basic components)
2015
  • “Golden Unit” award for the ubisys Zigbee Stack R21 and ubisys platform by the Zigbee Alliance
  • The ubisys online store is launched: www.smarthome-store.de
2016
  • Worldwide market launch: ubisys technologies Zigbee 3.0 Stack
  • Worldwide market launch: Cloud services as an extension of the ubisys Smart Home Service platform
  • Zigbee 3.0 and Zigbee Green Power certification of ubisys components – the first Zigbee 3.0 devices ever to be certified globally!
  • Chip manufacturers Qorvo (formerly GreenPeak) and ARM® choose the ubisys technologies Zigbee 3.0 stack as the basis for their own platform offerings
  • Cooperation with BEGA Gantenbrink-Leuchten KG
2017
  • The ubisys gateway as well as components now are Apple HomeKit and Siri compatible
  • An ultra-compatible gateway solution is developed in collaboration with Qorvo
  • Expansion to Neumannstr. 10, Düsseldorf / Germany
2018
  • Dr. Arasch Honarbacht is honored by the Zigbee Alliance as “Outstanding Contributor”
  • Integration of the ubisys S1, S1-R, S2 and S2-R components into the Philips Hue Bridge with the possibility of controlling via the Philips Hue App
  • Partnership between Signify N.V. (formerly Philips Lighting) and ubisys technologies
  • Extension of the product range by Heating Control H10
  • Cooperation with SLV GmbH
  • Integration of ubisys Smart Home in Amazon Alexa
2019
  • Worldwide market launch: Light module BLEND/Z (parallel operation of Zigbee 3.0 and Bluetooth (BLE))
  • Integration of the battery-free EnOcean switch module for Zigbee Green Power into the ubisys platform
2020
  • Global rollout of the following ubisys components:
    • H1 (Radiator Thermostat) and
    • C2 Mini (Floor Lamp Adapter)
  • Worldwide market launch: G1/BLE+MC Gateway as special edition for Philips MasterConnect
  • The introduction of automation templates in the ubisys Smart Home App allows for significantly easier navigation as well as configuration
  • The next expansion. ubisys now moves into new offices at Neumannstr. 8-10
  • Zigbee radio solution for ERCO GmbH

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