Philips is a diversified health and well-being company, focused on improving people’s lives through meaningful innovation in the areas of Healthcare and Consumer Lifestyle. The company is a leader in cardiac care, acute care, digital pathology, and home healthcare. In an increasingly connected world, the convergence of Philips’ consumer technologies that facilitate healthy living, medical technologies that help clinicians to deliver better diagnosis and treatment, and cloud-based technologies that enable data sharing and analysis, will be a key enabler of more effective, lower-cost integrated health solutions. This fits very well with the core strengths of Philips in professional healthcare and in consumer health and well-being. The company brings expertise of applying IoT in healthcare, integrating consumer and clinical data to create smarter and more meaningful connected consumer and care solutions, enabling seamless patient care. Specifically, to healthcare, stringent requirements for data security, privacy, and regulatory compliance, make such integration a very challenging task as well as embedded software, supporting tailor-made solutions that maximize the performance of devices. This requires a combined expertise in the cloud, IoT security, regulatory and connectivity technologies.