Device Solutions Inc today announced the first market introduction of an end product integrating the Device Solutions Modem Reference Design. pomdevices, LLC has introduced the Sonamba™ wellbeing monitor for independent living (sonamba.com). Sonamba is an easy-to-use, reliable device designed to empower seniors and caregivers to live life on their own terms. The device periodically sends seniors’ wellbeing status alerts to caregivers and includes senior-oriented Personal Emergency Response, Medication Reminders, Social Communications and Games. Sonamba is packaged as a user-friendly, aesthetically pleasing digital photo frame with touchscreen interface and built-in cellular connectivity. It is designed to be a part of everyday living.
When asked about his advice for others developing products in the M2M space pomdevices founder and CEO, Ajit Pendse, stated on the Peggy Smedley show “I didn’t have the experience in the cellular industry so I found partners like Telit and through their channels found designer Device Solutions and that helped us get the experience… the M2M part was quite a new thing for us and those companies helped us quite a bit.”
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