Essence’s Care@Home Active™ wins ESX Innovation Award
For the third year running, Essence to highlight an award winning solution at the ESX Security Exhibition
Tel Aviv, June 1, 2017 – Essence, providers of connected-living technologies, independent-living solutions for seniors, and cloud-based home security and management, 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 mPERS solutions, Care@Home Active enables seniors to move between their homes and outdoors while maintaining connectivity with their families and monitoring center – all with just a single device. The solution brings a superior, more cost-effective answer to the problem of protecting people when they leave their homes than what is available in monitored PERS solutions today.
“We are proud that ESX recognizes our innovations to drive the industry forward to better serve the needs of its customers,” said Yaniv Amir, President of Essence USA. “This solution will be officially launched at ESX where customers will also be able to view and demo our WeR@HomeTM connected home safety, security, and management platform for service providers.”
Care@Home Active was awarded for its latest innovation based on Essence’s small, light, wearable emergency pendent and fall detector, EP Advanced, uses Bluetooth connectivity to seamlessly switch from the PERS station to the senior’s smartphone while away from home.
In addition to this technology, Essence will present its cloud-based services platform for Connected Home services, the WeR@Home. This end-to-end IoT platform gives security dealers all the tool to offer customized, security and smart home services with full remote management via smartphone.
With IoT integration to Nest and IFTTT, among others, end-users and dealers will be able to enjoy the benefits of a range of smart security and automation devices. Visitors will be able to view an interactive demo of this system at Essence’s booth.
“Essence continues to remain at the forefront of IoT product development,” says Haim Amir, CEO and founder of Essence Group. “The award is validation of our efforts to provide valuable, life-improving solutions to end-users and enterprises alike.”
Essence is a global IoT provider of scalable, cloud-based connected-living solutions for security, communication, and healthcare service providers. Over the past 23 years, Essence has built an impressive installed base, with more than 18 million products deployed and used by Tier-1 service providers worldwide. Essence is committed to developing and supporting solutions that both enhance partners’ businesses and enable people to live fuller and better lives. Essence has won several distinguished industry awards over the past year, garnering recognition by both the consumer and business markets, including the ESX Innovation Award for Care@Home and Care@Home VPD, European Consumers Choice Award, Telecom Broadband Infovision Award, IoT Business Impact Award, and others.