Business Description

SHIMMER (a division of Realtime Technologies) makes medical-grade wearable sensors, that enable researchers to perform ground breaking research, and allows OEM partners to move from conception to comercialisation quickly. Shimmer provides services and solutions to assist in getting wearable solutions through certifications and provides a world class manufacturing facility. See for more details.

Products and Services

Shimmer's wearable wireless sensing technology and solutions provide high quality, scientifically reliable biophysical and movement data in real-time. It unlocks the potential for analysis and interpretation of sensed data specific to the person, their application, and their environment. Designed to be robust, flexible and configurable Shimmer's technology can be easily tailored to each unique application. In addition, it greatly reduces development time and cost when creating or integrating wearable wireless sensing solutions that address digital healthcare challenges.

Value Proposition

For Researchers, Developers, and Enterprises focusing on wearables, Shimmer's wearable wireless sensing technology and solutions provide high quality, scientifically reliable biophysical and movement data in real-time. With robust technology and proven expertise in developing wearable wireless sensing solutions, users can realise a fast track to market, reduced development cost and higher ROI. Shimmer's flexible and configurable technology accurately communicates sensed data wirelessly, eliminating up to 80% of the development time and expense of wearable wireless sensing applications. Unlike many proprietary or competitive solutions, Shimmer's technology and expertise in delivering wireless sensing solutions provides greater flexibility to implement tailored solutions, in-line with specific end user application requirements. Shimmer's technology is proven and in use in over 75 countries worldwide, including patients in Spain whose physical therapy regime is precisely monitored on a Shimmer based solution delivering data to a Telefonica hub. Working in partnership with Shimmer, the world's leading Universities, brightest start-ups to Fortune 500 companies are meeting the challenges of size, wearability, reliable communications and low power consumption.

Standards and Certificates

FCC Standard CE Marking

Sector(s) Served

• Medical • Engineering • IOT • Software

Key Clients

• iMotions • Vivonoetics • Emerge Diagnostics • Boston Univeristy • Spaulding Rehab • Kinesis

Key Partners

• iMotions – Denmark • Telefonica - Spain • Emerge Diagnostics – USA • Esmedtek - India

Geographical Market(s) Served

Ireland, United Kingdom (UK), Europe, North America & South America, Asia, Middle East, France, Germany, Netherlands


Realtime Building Clonshaugh Industrial Park Dublin D17 H262 Dublin 17

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