NeXt group e.V. (NXg) was founded to promote comprehensive manufacturing collaboration (consortium) for the development and networking of electronic devices and interfaces in the field of hoisting and conveying engineering. 

NXg members develop and support internationally standardized interfaces for lifts, escalators and moving walkways. They develop and publish NXg specifications, NXg reference hardware and NXg software, which cover: 

  • physical layer definitions as well as 
  • application layer descriptions,
  • reference implementations and  
  • tools for development, tests and service.

NeXt group e.V. provides the platform for the members.