The uCIFI® Alliance
To enable devices interoperability by creating open standards.
To become the standard adopted by every smart city aiming at sustainable investment and open-source technology. To be the reference ecosystem for all companies having interoperability as a strategic mission.
We believe in openness, shared growth and technology inclusivity.
Our members are companies, cities and utilities across the globe which develop, deploy and/or use connected solutions to address various smart city use cases from remote meter reading, to environmental sensors. The uCIFI® Alliance membership is divided into promoter, contributor, adopter and supporter levels.
uCIFI® ALLIANCE FAQ
Where is the uCIFI® Alliance incorporated?
How is the Alliance managed?
The Alliance is managed by the Board of Directors constituted of Promoter Members delegates. The Workgroups constituted of Promoter and Contributor members delegates are in charge for the technical and marketing development. VTM Group, an external agency specialized in managing Consortia and Industrial Alliances, manage all the administrative and financial aspects of the Alliance.
What are the Alliance target smart city verticals?
Is there any preliminary condition to becoming a uCIFI® member?
Promoter and Contributor members must declare their intention to:
- Implement the uCIFI® Data Model in their next generation of products and solutions or for non-supplier members specify the uCIFI® data model in projects;
- Promote uCIFI® and the uCIFI® Data Model among industry players, cities and utilities and in their marketing and communication material;
- Support cities and utilities in the deployment of open and interoperable connected solutions.
Also, only Cities are eligible to join as Supporter members.