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AdminOct 20, 2017 7:22:00 AM2 min read

Healthcare IoT Integration Earns Wachter 2017 CRN Innovator Award

Lenexa, Kansas – Wachter Healthcare Solutions, a division of Wachter, Inc., today announced that CRN®, a brand of The Channel Company, has honored Wachter with a 2017 IoT Innovators award. CRN’s newest awards program, IoT Innovators recognizes North American solution providers and systems integrators whose design and implementation of breakthrough solutions place them at the forefront of the IoT revolution.

Founded in 1930, Wachter is a leading nationwide solutions integrator. Through its Wachter Healthcare Solutions brand, Wachter offers NOVA (Nurse Observation and Virtual Assistant) — end-to-end the world’s most powerful patient monitoring solution. NOVA provides constant monitoring of multiple patients without the cost of 1:1 patient sitters, and allows staff to communicate with patients through both voice and video displays, including translation into the patient’s native language.

“Integration of IoT technology into patient care is the future of healthcare,” says Matt Tyler, Director of IoT at Wachter. “We’re excited to be a forerunner in this leading-edge tech space, and proud to be recognized as an innovator by CRN.”

“The solution providers and systems integrators on our first-ever CRN IoT Innovators list are confidently leading the channel into the exciting, opportunity-rich new era of IoT,” said Robert Faletra, CEO of The Channel Company. “Each of these ambitious companies has brought to market a complex and cutting-edge integration of platforms, software tools and technologies, managing the entire process from design to deployment. Their remarkable IoT innovations are paving the way for an unprecedented level of global interconnectivity that will transform the way we live and work.”

The IoT Innovators list were announced at the IoTConnex Virtual Conference on October 18 and featured on at

About Wachter

Founded in 1930, Wachter is a leading nationwide solutions integrator offering managed services, electrical systems, IT networks, industrial automation, safety and security. Wachter designs, installs, and maintains these complex systems, providing clients with a competitive edge by increasing productivity, lowering operational costs, and streamlining internal processes. Visit for more information.

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The Channel Company enables breakthrough IT channel performance with our dominant media, engaging events, expert consulting and education, and innovative marketing services and platforms. As the channel catalyst, we connect and empower technology suppliers, solution providers and end users. Backed by more than 30 years of unequaled channel experience, we draw from our deep knowledge to envision innovative new solutions for ever-evolving challenges in the technology marketplace.

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