Long ago we met with MS Research about their approaches to the smart home. Seems they had dropped that approach since then. . Are they back again pushing standards?
The Thread Group and Open Connectivity Foundation join forces to make it easier for smart home devices to connect By Agam Shah
Microsoft wants to put Windows 10 at the center of smart homes. The company wants users to be able to tell the operating system's Cortana voice assistant to switch on a light, open a door, release food for a cat and even check the contents of a refrigerator. ... "