Tendril Partners With Hitachi for Smart Home
As 2012 came to a close, Tendril emerged from a restructuring as a smaller startup that was seeking partnerships with other companies serious about home energy management, and not those just looking to try it out.
Tendril's latest partner, Hitachi, certainly fits the bill. Tendril announced this week that its firmware will be integrated into Hitachi's SuperJ Applications Ecosystem, which operates on the OSGi framework, allowing for multiple types of firmware to run on the same device.
"We wanted Tendril firmware running on as many physical gateways as possible," said Chris Black