NEWS

EDGE’s eCare Testbed for the SPHINX Toolkit

March 2021

For SPHINX, EDGE brings the eCare Platform Testbed as a simulation environment that allows generating requests and interactions between patients (i.e., simulated eCare Platform users), devices (i.e., simulated healthcare IoT equipment) and healthcare services.
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eCare Testbed for SPHINX

EDGE in the EC Innovation Radar

March 2021

EDGE was selected by the EC to be part of the innovation radar, following the company’s work implementing the SPHINX Third-Party Interface that allows third-parties to access the advanced cybersecurity services offered by the SPHINX System.
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EC Innovation Radar

EDGE’s ONE System Fighting COVID-19 Incidence

February 2021

EDGE’s ONE System is presented in the SHAPES eNewsletter as an innovative solution to deal with the COVID-19 pandemic.
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EDGE ONE System

EDGE Publishes in Pharmacy

January 2021

EDGE published an article in the renowned scientific publication Pharmacy, entitle “Shaping the Future of Healthcare Capacitated by Digital Solutions”.
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EDGE Publishes in Pharmacy

EDGE Completes The First Year of Work in the AIMES Project

January 2021

A year ago, EDGE started with Deveryware and Omnitor Project AIMES that proposes to offer to the public safety sector an innovative solution for an emergency response system, incorporating advanced Internet-enabled multimedia capabilities.
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AIMES

EDGE Holiday’s Message

December 2020

EDGE wishes a happy holidays season to all its clients and partners.
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Xmas 2020

EDGE Supports the Publication of the First SHAPES Open Call

December 2020

The European Project SHAPES publishes its first Open Call, allowing for third-parties to join the SHAPES Consortium through an application of their innovative digital solutions as a valuable asset for the SHAPES ecosystem.
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SHAPES Open Call

EDGE Participates at CYBERAWARE4HEALTH 2020

December 2020

EDGE participated in the SPHINX Project’s CYBERAWARE4HEALTH 2020 Conference, dedicated to the promotion of cybersecurity awareness and behaviours for healthcare professionals.
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CYBERAWARE4HEALTH 2020

EDGE Performs the First Integration Tests of the AIMES System

November 2020

EDGE performed the first integration tests of the AIMES System, enabling the successful validation of the incorporation of Omnitor’s videoconference tool in the eCare Platform.
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AIMES

eCare Presented to the European End-user Community in the second SHAPES eNewsletter

November 2020

EDGE’s eCare features the SHAPES eNewsletter as a platform that allows each older individual to monitor own physiological parameters and wellbeing factors, thus owning a leading role in the self-management of the health and social care, identifying adequate daily activities to promote good health and wellbeing and improved quality of life.
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eCare Platform

EDGE Takes Part in the Discussion of Integrated Care Models in Specialist Workshop

October 2020

Under the theme of Integrated Care Models, the SHAPES Workshop gathered EDGE and the SHAPES partners with representatives of the health and social care sectors that voiced their experience on integrated care for the elderly.
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Second SHAPES Dialogue Workshop

EDGE Develops the SPHINX Third Party Interface

October 2020

Partner of project SPHINX – Universal Cybersecurity Toolkit for Healthcare Organisations, EDGE has been the leading partner responsible for the development of the SPHINX Third-Party Interface that enables third-parties to access the SPHINX System.
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SPHINX Third Party Interface

SHAPES: First Technical Review by the European Commission

September 2020

EDGE was one of the partners attending the first technical revision of the SHAPES Project, dedicated to the implementation of an innovative platform to improve the quality of life of older individuals.
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SHAPES

EDGE At the First AIMES Workshop

September 2020

EDGE was an active participant of the first Workshop of the AIMES Project that gathered representatives of emergency services from 9 European countries and the AIMES partners to validate the project’s concept, vision and ambition.
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AIMES

AIMES Completes the Requirements Phase, the Architectural Design and the Demonstrations Plan

August 2020

For the past eight months, EDGE contributed to the identification of sixty-four functional and technical requirements that preside to the design of the AIMES System's architecture and will guide the implementation of the different components that comprise the System.
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AIMES

SHAPES Starts the Planning of the Pan-European Pilot Campaign

August 2020

As part of the SHAPES project, EDGE assisted with the presentation of an ambitious piloting programme, involving fifteen organisations in ten European countries and more than two thousand older individuals that look for digital solutions with the capability to effectively improve their autonomy and independence.
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SHAPES Pan-European Pilot Campaign

EDGE Praised in SPHINX’s Intermediate Review with the Commission

July 2020

Responsible for SPHINX's use cases, EDGE presented the project's progress for the past eight months concerning the identification of situations in which the SPHINX System may deliver to its users improved detection, identification and response capabilities to cybersecurity vulnerabilities, risks, threats and attacks.
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SPHINX Intermediate Review

SHAPES Presents Guidelines for Superior User Experience

July 2020

EDGE contributes to the production of a set of guidelines and recommendations for the design of digital solutions aimed for an elderly population, in order to considerably improve their user experience.
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SHAPES UX

Preparing the Validation of the SPHINX System

June 2020

The validation of the SPHINX System announces the execution of three pilot activities involving four pilot sites, including the Hospital of Espirito Santo of Evora, Portugal, having the Portuguese Pilot the support of EDGE.
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SPHINX Pilots

SHAPES Listens and Voices Their Users

June 2020

EDGE contributes to the effort of identifying and cataloguing the user requirements for the SHAPES Platform.
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SHAPES

Building the New Cybersecurity Paradigm in Healthcare

May 2020

EDGE updated the architectural vision of the SPHINX Platform, so as to reflect the work developed in the implementation of the different cybersecurity components.
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SPHINX Architecture

EDGE in the First SHAPES Dialogue Workshop

May 2020

EDGE joined the First SHAPES Dialogue Workshop, organised on May 12th with the objective of validating the SHAPES concept and presenting the achieved results.
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SHAPES First Workshop

EDGE Joins the Fight Against COVID-19: the ONE System

April 2020

EDGE joins the fight against the COVID-19 pandemic by developing ONE - Observation of National Epidemics Systems that enables the remote monitoring of the symptoms and health condition of COVID-19 patients and individuals under active surveillance at home.
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ONE System

From Personas to Use Cases: The SHAPES Path

April 2020

Based on SHAPES personas and use cases, EDGE begins the required adaptations to the eCare Platform, so as to support and extend the autonomy and independence of older individuals at home.
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SHAPES Use Cases

AIMES Presents Relevant Case Studies

March 2020

EDGE develops case studies for the AIMES project highlighting the role of automated emergency calls.
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AIMES Use Cases

A Look Into the SHAPES Personas

March 2020

EDGE supported the creation of a set of personas that represent the users of the SHAPES Platform.
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SHAPES Personas

EDGE Contributes to Book on Cybersecurity for Critical Infrastructures

February 2020

EDGE was invited to lead the writing of a chapter on cybersecurity for critical infrastructures in the Healthcare sector for the open access book Cyber-Physical Threat Intelligence for Critical Infrastructures Security.
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Cybersecurity

EDGE Networks at the SMI2G Brokerage Event

January 2020

EDGE was invited to lead the writing of a chapter on cybersecurity for critical infrastructures in the Healthcare sector for the open access book Cyber-Physical Threat Intelligence for Critical Infrastructures Security.
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SMI2G Brokerage Event

The Beginning of the AIMES Project

January 2020

On January 14th, EDGE took part of the first meeting of the European project AIMES, dedicated to the creation of the next generation emergency services (NG112), in which the Internet-based technologies enable a new set of capabilities to facilitate a faster, more informed and more effectives emergency response.
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AIMES

EDGE's Holidays Message

December 2019

EDGE wishes a happy holidays season to all its clients and partners.
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Merry Christmas

The SPHINX Reference Scenarios

December 2019

The SPHINX reference scenarios address the growing adoption of new information and communication technologies by healthcare organisations, enabling the setting-up of health digital strategies and the creation of an European eHealth policy, aiming to significantly improve the quality and efficiency of the healthcare services' offer.
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SPHINX

Relevant Use Cases for the SPHINX Cybersecurity Platform

November 2019

The SPHINX Consortium identified a set of use cases to establish the user requirements and needs concerning the implementation of new cybersecurity services for the benefit of healthcare organisations and their patients.
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SPHINX

SHAPES: And So Begins the Project Intending to Improve the Autonomy of Older Individuals Across Europe

November 2019

EDGE joined its thirty-five partners for the first meeting of the European SHAPES project, held on November 11th to 13th at the campus of the National University of Ireland Maynooth. This meeting signals the beginning of the project activities that aim to significantly improve the autonomy and independence capabilities of older individuals.
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SHAPES

AIMES Praised by the National Innovation Agency

October 2019

EDGE presented AIMES - Advanced Internet-based Multimedia Emergency Services to the National Innovation Agency (ANI) for funding, following the proposal's approval by the EUROSTARS programme. The assessment given to AIMES includes the maximum valuation of the project in the criteria of quality, impact in EDE's competitiveness and contributions to the economy and regional convergence.
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AIMES

The Architecture of the SPHINX Platform

October 2019

The SPHINX Platform comprises a set of universal cybersecurity solutions for the healthcare industry that ensures not only the protection of the information ecosystems of healthcare organisations but also the safeguard of the patients data's privacy and integrity.
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SPHINX

EDGE Contributes for the Success of SPHINX in the First Project Technical Assessment Meeting

October 2019

Under EDGE aegis, the work carried out, involving the development of requirements, the identification of technical specifications and the design of the architecture, was assessed in the first technical meeting between the SPHINX Consortium and the European Commission that took place on October 25th at Intracom facilities, in Athens, Greece.
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SPHINX

EDGE Is Part of One of The Largest European Projects Supporting Autonomy and Quality of Life for Older Individuals

September 2019

EDGE is one of the thirty-six partners that will be developing the European project SHAPES - Smart and Healthy Ageing through People Engaging in Supportive Systems awarded a grant under the European Horizon 2020 programme.
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SHAPES

EDGE's Paper on the Use of Blockchain Technology in the Health Sector Accepted for the IEEE IEMCON 2019

August 2019

EDGE is one of the co-authors of the scientific paper “Blockchain-based Threat Registry Platform” that has been accepted for publication by the 10th Annual Conference IEEE Information, Electronics and Mobile Communications Technologies (IEMCON).
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IEEE IEMCON 2019

EDGE Participates in the CYBERSEC4HEALTH Workshop

July 2019

EDGE has participated in the first Workshop organised by the European project SPHINX – Universal Cybersecurity Tools for the Healthcare Industry, that took place on July 10th to 12th at the Vrije University Brussels facilities.
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CYBERSEC4HEALTH

EDGE Wins the EUROSTARS Project AIMES

June 2019

EDGE just won the AIMES - Advanced Internet-based ultimedia Emergency Services project, as part of the EUROSTARS European programme, in partnership with Deveryware (France) and Omnitor (Sweden).
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EUROSTARS

EDGE Presents a Scientific Paper in the IEEE World Forum on IoT

April 2019

EDGE presented the ambitious approach of the European project SPHINX to the cybesecurity in the Health sector at the IEEE 5th World Forum on Internet of Things Conference 2019 (WF-IoT 2019) that took place between the 15th and 18th April in Limmerick, Ireland.
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IoT World Forum 2019

EDGE Invited for the NewHoRRizon Social Lab in Secure Societies

April 2019

EDGE was one of the companies invited to participate in the Social Lab in Secure Societies promoted by the European project NewHoRRIzon on April 10 and 11, in Brussels.
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NewHoRRIzon Social Lab

EDGE Present at the Portugal eHealth Summit

March 2019

EDGE participated in the 3rd edition of the Portugal eHealth Summit 2019, an event that took place in Lisbon, from March 19th to 22nd at the Altice Arena, promoted by the Portuguese Ministry of Health, through the SPMS and with the support of the Presidency of the Republic.
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Portugal eHealth Summit 2019

SPHINX Holds the First Project Meeting

January 2019

On January 17th and 18th, in Athens, EDGE participated in the first meeting of the Horizon 2020 European project SPHINX that signalled the official launch of the project that aims to revolutionise the existing cybersecuity solutions for the organisations delivering healthcare services.
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SPHINX

EDGE's Holidays Message

December 2018

EDGE wishes a happy holidays season to all its clients and partners.
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Merry Christmas

SPHINX Is Given a Green Light by the European Commission

November 2018

The contract for the European project SPHINX has been signed between the European Commission and the seventeen SPHINX partners, announcing an investment of more than 5 million euro for the research and development of an innovative cybersecurity solution exclusively desgned for the Health sector.
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SPHINX

eSafer: the Medical Responders App

October 2018

eSafer is EDGE's new decision support system specifically designed to assist the medical emergency teams to manage the incidents reported by citizens.
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eSafer

HomeCare Angel: Remote Patient Monitoring

September 2018

Homecare Angel is the designation of the first joint project resulting from EDGE's strategic partnership with the Hospital do Espírito Santo de Évora, in which EDGE's specialised know-how in Big Data platforms for intelligent ambient living and wellbeing support the Évora Hospital in the development of its remote patient monitoring system, to be functioning at the patients' home.
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Homecare Angel

EDGE's Partnership with the Évora Hospital Promotes eCare

July 2018

EDGE's new eCare Ambient Assisted Living Platform, which integrates data from multiple sources of information to create and promote healthier lifestyles and improved quality of life, has captured the attention of the Hospital do Espírito Santo de Évora with respect to the use of new technologies and innovations to improve health and care delivery.
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Évora Hospital

EDGE Announces the eCare Platform

May 2018

EDGE announces the development of the eCare ambient assisted living platform, a new generation of data platform that supports the creation of intelligent ambients capable of promoting superior wellbeing and quality of life.
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eCare

SENSORNETS 2018 Explores IoT Devices to Detect Emergencies

January 2018

The presentation of a paper on the use of sensors in public areas and households for the early detection of emergency situations and automated 112 calls generated wide interest in the work that has been developed by EDGE.
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SENSORNETS 2018

EDGE Announces A New Innovation Area Dedicated to Wellbeing

January 2018

EDGENEERING (EDGE), a company that promotes innovation in creative ambient assisted living solutions, has announced today that it will enter the Wellbeing market with the creation of a new area of innovation and development dedicated to this theme.
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Wellbeing and MAESTRA

EDGE's Holidays Message

December 2017

EDGE wishes a happy holidays season to all its clients and partners.
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Merry Christmas

EDGE Participates at the European Alliance for Innovation International Conference

November 2017

The 3rd edition of the European Alliance for Innovation International Conference was dedicated to IoT interoperability. Subjects related with interoperability, communication and the data sharing or exchange among IoT devices were the main target for discussions at this event, that took place on November 6th and 7th, in Valencia, Spain.
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MAESTRA

MAESTRA Cares for Autonomous and Independent Living

September 2017

EDGE's team has developed a significant effort to ensure that MAESTRA offers a suitable response to the older individuals' needs. The monitoring of the residents' activity and mobility in-house is therefore understood as key to support an active and independent living.
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MAESTRA

A New Step for MAESTRA

May 2017

EDGE has been developing the capability for the automated alerts issued by smoke, air quality and flooding sensors to be sent to 112 services as automated emergency calls. Also, MAESTRA continues to explore the control of housing environments to offer to its users improved health and wellbeing settings.
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MAESTRA

The Relevance of IoT Devices for Next Generation Emergency Services

February 2017

EDGE will explore in MAESTRA the application of sensors and sensor networks in intelligent homes for the development of automated emergency calls that can be articulated with the next generation emergency services.
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112 Automated Calls

EDGE's Holidays Message

December 2016

EDGE wishes a happy holidays season to all its clients and partners.
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Merry Christmas

MAESTRA at the Web Summit 2016

November 2016

MAESTRA was the centre of attention of EDGE's participation at the 2016 Web Summit.
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Web Summit 2016

Data Protection in MAESTRA

November 2016

The attention and safeguard of privacy and data protection reside at the centre of the Internet of Things. The MAESTRA Platform is strongly committed to ensure that its users enjoy a successful experience, while trusting in the privacy of their data.
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GDPR

MAESTRA - The Difference in Today's Luxury Market

October 2016

The first set of residential units to be fully equipped with EDGE's MAESTRA intelligent domotics platform will be presented to the high-end luxury real estate market in 2018.
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MAESTRA

MAESTRA Contributes to Energy Transition

September 2016

EDGE's intelligent domotics platform MAESTRA presents a disruptive innovation with the integration of a predictive module and a set of tools to support preventive maintenance decision-making, both functionalities that bring significant improvements on energy management and optimisation.
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Innovation

MAESTRA Delivers Promising Results in Real Life Tests

August 2016

For the last ten months, EDGE's intelligent domotics platform MAESTRA has been subjected to a set of tests in real life conditions, involving its different functional modules with the objective of validating the Platform's performance in different environments.
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MAESTRA

EDGE Presents Sensors for Environmental Monitoring

June 2016

EDGE presented a new design for a sensing platform dedicated to the seismic and environmental monitoring at the 9th Portuguese-Spanish Geodesics and Geophysics Assembly, that took place in Madrid, Spain, from June 28th to 30th.
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Seismic Activity

Paper Discusses the Role of IoT Devices in Emergency Response

April 2016

Significant advances in emergency response may be achieved through the integration of telematics and smart devices, capable of improving the level of situational awareness of both emergency services and citizens. This is the focus of EDGE's article presented at the 1st International Workshop on Interoperability, Integration and Interconnection of Internet of Things Systems (I4T).
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I4T

EDGE At The IEEE I4T 2016 Conference

February 2016

The integration of smart devices within emergency services and the revolutionary role the Internet of Things promises to bring to the emergencies sector is the core of EDGE's paper to be presented at the 1st International Workshop on Interoperability, Integration and Interconnection of Internet of Things Systems.

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IEEE I4T 2016

EDGE's Holidays Message

December 2015

EDGE wishes a happy holidays season to all its clients and partners.

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Xmas 2015

EDGE At ICT 2015

October 2015

EDGE announces the signing of a strategic partnership with the CDI Group, specialists in real estate development projects for the luxury residential market.

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ICT 2015

EDGE Announces Strategic Partnership In Home Automation

August 2015

EDGE announces the signing of a strategic partnership with the CDI Group, specialists in real estate development projects for the luxury residential market.

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Partnership

EDGE Bolsters Its International Stance

May 2015

EDGE signed a new service contract with the University of Lancaster to provide specialised consultancy to the GAMMA Project.

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GAMMA

EDGE and the Next Generation of Emergency Services

February 2015

The NEXES concept for the next generation emergency services has just been awarded a grant by the European Commission, under the Horizon 2020 framework.

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NEXES

Happy Holidays from EDGE!

December 2014

EDGE wishes all its customers, partners and employees Happy Holidays!

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Happy Holidays

EDGE Selected by Intel's RealSense App Challenge

November 2014

EDGE was selected by Intel as one of the finalists of the RealSense App Challenge, which aims to explore the best, more innovative apps using the RealSense technology.

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RealSense

EDGE Opens A New Office Space in Lisbon

October 2014

EDGE announced today the opening of its new office space in the centre of Lisbon, at Laranjeiras (Sete Rios).

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Office

EDGE At the Conference "The Future of Europe is Science"

October 2014

EDGE representatives participated at the High-level Conference "The Future of Europe is Science", which was held in Lisbon on the 6th and 7th of October.

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Conference

EDGE Signs First International Contract

September 2014

EDGE has signed a contract to provide consultancy services in the development of information systems for the Rinicom Group.

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Contract

EDGE Joins New NATO Study

June 2014

EDGE joined a group of scientific and industrial experts to establish a new System Analysis and Study (SAS) panel that aims to validate the Agility concept in command and control.

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NATO SAS-104

EDGE Announces New Headquarters in the West Business Centre

May 2014

EDGE representatives have officially announced the new location of their headquarters to be located in the West Business Centre, in Caldas da Rainha.

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West Business Centre

C2 Agility Report Receives NATO Scientific Award

March 2014

The NATO SAS-085 Research Group received the NATO Scientific Accomplishment Award at the Executive Session of the Science and Technology Council, held on the 26th and 27th of March 2014.

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C2 Agility Report

EDGE Wishes Happy Holidays

December 2013

EDGE presents its Happy Holidays wishes to all its customers and partners.

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Xmas

EDGE At the IEEE International Conference on Homeland Security Technologies

November 2013

EDGE was invited to present its paper on the use of social media during crisis and emergency situations at the 13th edition of the well-known International Conference of Homeland Security Technologies, organised by the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers.

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IEEE HST 2013