SIG Company Board Members
The work of the Weightless SIG is performed by Core Members who work within sub-groups and regularly meet for Plenary Meetings. The Weightless SIG is managed and run by the Board of the SIG, which comprises Promoter Group Members. Promoter Group Members are companies that have agreed to devote significant time and funding to the organisation.
There are currently four Promoter Group Members: Accenture, ARM, CSR and Neul.
Accenture is one of the world’s leading organizations providing management consulting, technology and outsourcing services, with more than 319,000 employees; offices and operations in more than 200 cities in 56 countries; and net revenues of $30.0 billion for fiscal 2014. Accenture's four growth platforms—Accenture Strategy, Accenture Digital, Accenture Technology, Accenture Operations—are the innovation engines through which the company builds world-class skills and capabilities; develops knowledge capital; and creates, acquires and manages key assets central to the development of integrated services and solutions for its clients.
ARM designs the technology that is at the heart of advanced digital products, from wireless, networking and consumer entertainment solutions to imaging, automotive, security and storage devices. ARM’s comprehensive product offering includes RISC microprocessors, graphics processors, video engines, enabling software, cell libraries, embedded memories, high-speed connectivity products, peripherals and development tools. Combined with comprehensive design services, training, support and maintenance, and the company’s broad Partner community, they provide a total system solution that offers a fast, reliable path to market for leading electronics companies.
CSR is a global provider of innovative silicon and software solutions for the location-aware, media-rich, cloud-connected world. Our platforms are optimised for the automotive navigation and infotainment, digital cameras and imaging, connected home infotainment and wireless audio markets. We provide solutions to complex problems in the audio-visual, connectivity and location technology domains across a broad range of markets, with a technology portfolio that includes GPS/GNSS systems, Bluetooth®, Wi-Fi®, FM, NFC, aptX® and CVC™ audio codecs, JPEG, MPEG, H.264 imaging, PDL printing, microcontrollers, DSPs and broadband receivers. CSR's technology solutions and market platforms enable its customers to deliver a superior user experience and are adopted by leaders in the auto, computer, home and mobile markets.
Neul pioneered the Weightless™ open-standard and were early providers of Weightless-W compliant technology. Neul was acquired by Huawei Technologies Co. Ltd in 2014.
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29 Jan 2015
- Weightless-N Standard Accelerates
20 Oct 2014
- New Weightless-N IoT Standard launches
17 Sep 2014
- UK consortium announces IoT network in Milton Keynes
22 May 2014
- BT Adopts Weightless Technology
15 Jan 2014
- The Weight is over, Weightless hardware roadmap announced
24 Oct 2013
- Accenture joins Weightless SIG
25 Sep 2013
- 1000th Weightless SIG Member joins community
27 Aug 2013
- World's First Public Televised Demonstration of Weightless Technology
2 Jul 2013
- Weightless Announces Flagship Event Programme
28 May 2013
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