Philips selects Squid.link Gateway for its CareSensus system
August 30, 2016
To meet the global challenges of rising life expectancy, Develco Products’ Squid.link has been chosen as the gateway in a new home care monitoring solution launched by Philips in the U.S.
Powered by Philips CareSensus, a connected sensors platform, the solution provides seniors with a unique opportunity to age more safely in their own homes.
Squid.link reducing time to market
By supplying Philips CareSensus with the Squid.link Gateway, time to market is reduced. “With Develco Products’ Squid.link Gateway, we have found an off-the-shelf gateway that has the perfect fit technical wise as well as from a business point of view. Flexibility in all areas was an important factor and is key for a start-up,” states Supply Chain Manager ECS business at Philips.
“Always-on” care with real-time data
The CareSensus platform is launched in partnership with one of the world’s largest home care providers and consists of wireless sensors placed strategically in the homes of seniors to provide 24/7 monitoring of their activities.
The Squid.link Gateway enables the platform to collect real-time and reliable data from the sensors and process it to identify unusual patterns of the seniors. The gateway ensures that timely information is delivered to a remote care team, enabling them to intervene before serious events occur.
For more information, visit Philips press release