The Bluetooth Special Interest Group (SIG) is a privately held, not-for-profit trade association. The Bluetooth SIG itself does not make, manufacture, or sell Bluetooth enabled products.
The SIG is composed of over 7,000 member companies that are leaders in the telecommunications, computing, automotive, music, apparel, industrial automation, and network industries, and a small group of dedicated staff in Hong Kong, Sweden, and the USA.
Consumer Electronics Association
Consumer Electronics Association (CEA) membership unites 2,100 companies within the U.S. consumer technology industry. Tap into valuable and innovative member-only resources: exclusive information and unparalleled market research, networking opportunities with business advocates and leaders, up-to-date educational programs and technical training, exposure in extensive promotional programs, and representation from the voice of the industry, CEA, promoting and advancing member needs and interests. Invest in the Consumer Electronics Association to strengthen your business' future and to help ensure technology's brightest future.
FSA is the voice of the global fabless business model. Incorporated in 1994, FSA positively impacts the growth and return on invested capital of this business model to enhance the environment for innovation. It provides a platform for meaningful global collaboration between fabless companies and their partners; identifies and articulates opportunities and challenges to enable solutions; and provides research, resources, publications and survey information. Members include fabless companies and their supply chain and service partners, representing more than 22 countries across the globe.
HomePlug is an industry Alliance comprised of industry leaders at each level of the value chain - from Technology to Services & Content. The Alliance members bring necessary capabilities and a financial commitment to the successful launch of the technology.
Semiconductor Industry Association
SIA activities include a broad range of industry concerns including: international trade, technology policy, occupational safety and health, environmental issues, industry statistics, government semiconductor procurement, and related issues affecting U.S. semiconductor competitiveness. Atheros joined the SIA in April, 2002.
Atheros is a member of the Wi-Fi Alliance, an organization dedicated to interoperability of wireless LAN products supporting IEEE 802.11 standards. Atheros joined the Wi-Fi Alliance which was formerly WECA (Wireless Ethernet Compatibility Alliance) in May 2000 to lead the efforts on next generation interoperability.