i like the concept of a mobile pers unit that utilizes gsm, cdma or wifi... we do a bit of pers installations and quite frankly the technology has become dated, granted for most customers it suits the needs just fine... i can already see having to charge/replace batteries as a initial hurdle for this device... i am also curious about the size of the pendant...
Startup Shaking Up PERS Market?
Published Sep 04, 2013 04:00 AM
Few markets are as technologically stagnant as PERS, or Personal Emergency Response Systems, yet with mobile technology advancing and increasingly aging populations, an opportunity for major disruption exists. A startup named Amulyte has attracted strong backers positioning the company to raise millions. Does the company indeed have a winning, market changing product? In this note we examine Amulyte and contrast it with existing offerings.
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