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The Latest Security Trends at IFSEC 2017: Drones Are Here to Stay

The Latest Security Trends at IFSEC 2017: Drones Are Here to Stay

This year was our 4th time exhibiting at IFSEC International, the biggest security exhibition in Europe, which brings together industry professionals from all over the world. The event caters to the entire security value chain, from manufacturers, distributors, installers, integrators, consultants to end users. Each year, IFSEC presents a unique opportunity to discover the latest ... Read More
 
Voice Recognition Will Disrupt the Professional Security industry

Voice Recognition Will Disrupt the Professional Security industry

A while back we talked on this blog about the many advantages of voice recognition technologies applied to home care solutions for aging seniors, and also about how voice control as a form of home management was becoming a major trend in the connected home industry. Not surprisingly, with new advancements and integrations, voice activation ... Read More
 
2017 ESX Innovation Award for Digital Health/Well-Being Systems

2017 ESX Innovation Award for Digital Health/Well-Being Systems

Essence has won the ESX Innovation Award for Digital Health/Well-Being Systems. It is the third year running that Essence has won the award, this time for the company’s new Care@Home Active groundbreaking mobile PERS solution. The win highlights Essence’s continued focus on excellence and innovation for aging-in-place technologies that enhance seniors’ lifestyles and safety. Unlike traditional ... Read More
 
The Hottest Trends at ISC West 2017

The Hottest Trends at ISC West 2017

Last week we were in Las Vegas, attending the International Security Conference & Exposition –ISC West, the largest event in the U.S. for the physical security industry. As always, ISC West –which this year has broken a record of attendance with over 1000 companies exhibiting their latest launches and developments, has offered a unique opportunity ... Read More
 
Home Security and Telecare Merge Through IoT

Home Security and Telecare Merge Through IoT

The home security industry is a well-stablished, mature market in some countries like the US, where it has had a long, stable trajectory for over 30 years. During this time, the market has kept growing steadily, at a single figure rate. Innovation has come over that time, mainly through improvements in motion detection technologies, and ... Read More
 
Essence Takes Connected Home and Connected Care Platforms to CES 2017

Essence Takes Connected Home and Connected Care Platforms to CES 2017

Today we are in Las Vegas, attending The Consumer Electronics Show for the second year in a row. CES is the world’s biggest consumer electronics and technology tradeshow, where the industry’s latest innovations are introduced to the marketplace, so we are really excited about it. On this 2017 edition we are proudly taking part in ... Read More