Boomers to get hooked up with IoT and predictive aged care | ZDNet

As aged care service providers come to terms with legislative changes that provide consumers with greater choice, Thomas Holt is forging ahead to improve the quality of life for residents, drive efficiencies for care workers, and differentiate itself in the market.

Earlier this year, Alcatel-Lucent Enterprise announced it was providing a network and communications infrastructure upgrade that will form the backbone of an IT strategy that will see Thomas Holt’s new 120-bed aged care facility, ‘Seymour Shaw Court’ in Sydney’s Sutherland Shire, become one of the most modern facilities in Australia.

George Lymbers, CIO, Thomas Holt Aged Care, told ZDNet that there’s a new cohort — the baby boomers — around the corner and they’re going to demand the technology they’ve become accustomed to. “We’re facing competition from the likes of Airtasker, Menulog, and even Netflix.”

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Mike Rawson has recently re-awoken a long-standing interest in robots and our automated future. He lives in London with a single android - a temperamental vacuum cleaner - but is looking forward to getting more cyborgs soon.

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