Nokia advances fight against COVID-19 with analytics-based thermal detection solution
Nokia advances fight against COVID-19 with analytics-based thermal detection solution
- Provides organizations with an automated, simple and scalable approach to identify COVID-19 symptoms and monitor mask compliance for facilities with thousands of people
- Solution uniquely combines on-premises thermal cameras, centralized management, analytics, cloud and private wireless technologies for both wired and connectionless indoor and outdoor facilities
- Ensures supply chain resilience and business continuity by keeping people safe
- Nokia Chennai factory uses solution to reduce resources needed to monitor employee safety during the pandemic and demonstrates compliance to local regulations
15 October 2020
Espoo, Finland – Nokia today announced an automated, zero-touch elevated temperature detection solution designed to help spot potential COVID-19 infections in facilities with thousands of people. The Nokia Automated Analytics Solution for Access Control streamlines and fully automates the process of identifying people with elevated temperatures and confirms mask compliance, in large environments with multiple accesses.
Leveraging advanced analytics, a business rules engine, centralized management, machine learning and ubiquitous connectivity, the Nokia solution dramatically reduces the cost of detection and ensures business continuity and supply chain resilience during the pandemic. Organizations can also expand the solution to support other ongoing use cases to protect employees and building assets, including predictive surveillance, machine maintenance and security threats.
Amit Shah, head of Analytics and IoT for Nokia, said: “Whether in factories, ports, offices, airports, schools, or outdoor screening centers, mission-critical networks and digital automation solutions play a leading role in ensuring supply resilience, business continuity, and workers' safety in real-time. Our Nokia Automated Analytics Solution brings centralized data, analytics, and an automation management system, allowing large organizations to make intelligent decisions to protect their people and facilities during and in a post-pandemic world, while respecting individual privacy.”
The technology uses an open architecture and has a rich suite of analytics with a flexible set of automation workflows and rules to adapt the solution to each enterprise’s needs. The company has successfully deployed the solution at multiple locations, including its own Chennai factory to monitor employee safety and plans to deploy the solution for enterprise customers across multiple industry segments.
Sudarshan Pitty, Head of the Nokia Chennai Factory, said: “As the factory reopened to production and over 1,000 employees returned to work, we abided by local regulations for monitoring temperatures and mask usage for every single person entering and leaving the site. The Nokia Automated Analytics Solution has enabled us to ensure regulatory compliance in an automated way, round the clock with zero misses in real-time. This solution has enabled us to boost employee availability by reducing the waiting time in queues and removing the need to assign additional staff to carry out manual checks.”
The Nokia Automated Analytic Solution uses a thermal camera to capture video footage and takes individual temperature readings (accurate to +/- 0.3 degrees Celsius) for every person that enters the screening site. The analytics engine quickly processes the video clip to determine whether the individuals require additional screening, or are not complying with mask-wearing rules. Through its centralized management approach the solution triggers an institution’s chosen operational workflow. If an irregularity is detected, a centralized, enterprise-wide view is presented and a real-time SMS or email alert is automatically sent to personnel in the field to initiate track-and-trace or post-detection actions. The entire process takes place in near-real time and the human-less operation enables scaling to very large environments with thousands of people and multiple access points.
Leo Gergs, ABI Research, Research Analyst, said: “The Nokia Automated Analytics Solution for Access Control is a great example of the important role that network infrastructure vendors can play in fighting the spread of a global pandemic, such as Covid-19. Furthermore, the modular architecture allows easy repurposing of the solution to use cases such as port or smart city traffic monitoring and therefore to address the ever-increasing demand for automated data analytics capabilities, which will continue to rise in line with further enterprise digitalization.”
Pop-up connectionless outdoor test centers have been a common way to complete COVID-19 testing. Nokia can leverage its Nokia Digital Automation Cloud private wireless network solution to provide seamless outdoor connectivity for these operations.
Once concerns about COVID-19 subside, organizations can repurpose the solution to support other use cases to protect employees, site visitors and facilities, including predictive surveillance and machine maintenance, security threats and anomaly detection, and customized industry-specific analytics.
- Nokia Automated Analytics Solution Web page
About Nokia for Industries
Nokia has deployed mission-critical networks to over 1,300 leading customers in the transport, energy, large enterprise, manufacturing, webscale, and public sector segments around the globe. Leading enterprises across industries are leveraging our decades of experience building some of the biggest and most advanced IP, optical, and wireless networks on the planet. The Nokia Bell Labs Future X for industries architecture provides a framework for enterprises to accelerate their digitalization and automation journey to Industry 4.0. Nokia has also pioneered the private wireless space with many verticals, and now has over 180 large enterprise customers deploying it around the world.
We create the technology to connect the world. Only Nokia offers a comprehensive portfolio of network equipment, software, services and licensing opportunities across the globe. With our commitment to innovation, driven by the award-winning Nokia Bell Labs, we are a leader in the development and deployment of 5G networks.
Our communications service provider customers support more than 6.4 billion subscriptions with our radio networks, and our enterprise customers have deployed over 1,300 industrial networks worldwide. Adhering to the highest ethical standards, we transform how people live, work and communicate. For our latest updates, please visit us online www.nokia.com and follow us on Twitter @nokia.
Phone: +358 10 448 4900
One Liberty Plaza - 165 Broadway
NY 10006 New York
GlobeNewswire is one of the world's largest newswire distribution networks, specializing in the delivery of corporate press releases financial disclosures and multimedia content to the media, investment community, individual investors and the general public.
Subscribe to releases from GlobeNewswire
Subscribe to all the latest releases from GlobeNewswire by registering your e-mail address below. You can unsubscribe at any time.
Latest releases from GlobeNewswire
Galapagos increases share capital through subscription right exercises4.12.2020 22:01:00 CET | Press release
Mechelen, Belgium; 4 December 2020, 22.01 CET; regulated information – Galapagos NV (Euronext & NASDAQ: GLPG) announces a share capital increase arising from subscription right exercises. Galapagos issued 70,925 new ordinary shares on 4 December 2020, for a total capital increase (including issuance premium) of €2,615,857.50. Pursuant to the subscription right exercise program of Galapagos’ management board, members of the management board automatically are committed to exercise a minimum number of subscription rights, subject to certain conditions. In accordance with the rules of this program, CEO Onno van de Stolpe exercised 15,000 subscription rights. Three other management board members exercised an aggregate number of 15,000 subscription rights. In accordance with Belgian transparency legislation1, Galapagos notes that its total share capital currently amounts to €353,819,443.97, the total number of securities conferring voting rights amounts to 65,411,767, which is also the total
REC Silicon - Approval and publication of prospectus4.12.2020 20:39:33 CET | Press release
Lysaker, 4 December 2020. Reference is made to the stock exchange announcements by REC Silicon ASA (the "Company") on 14 October 2020 and 15 October 2020 regarding the successful completion of a private placement raising gross proceeds of approximately NOK 1,000 million (the "Private Placement"). A prospectus for listing of the 92,592,592 new shares in the Company issued in connection with the Private Placement was approved by the Financial Supervisory Authority of Norway on 4 December 2020. The prospectus and a summary of the prospectus will be available at the Company's website www.recsilicon.com. For further information, please contact: James A. May II, Chief Financial Officer Phone: +1 509 989 1023 Email: email@example.com Nils O. Kjerstad IR Contact Phone: +47 9135 6659 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org About the Company: REC Silicon is a leading producer of advanced silicon materials, delivering high-purity polysilicon and silicon gas to the solar and electronics industries wor
Novartis announces first data from REACH3 trial showing Jakavi® (ruxolitinib) significantly improved outcomes in patients with steroid-resistant/dependent chronic GvHD4.12.2020 18:30:00 CET | Press release
Results of REACH3trial also demonstratesignificant improvements in failure-free survival (FFS) and patient-reported symptoms1Chronic graft-versus-host disease (GvHD) is a life-threateningcomplication ofstem cell transplants and half of patients become steroid refractory/dependent2,3Findingsfrom the study were presented at ASH 2020,and complement previouslyreported positive results for Jakavi in acute GvHD; data to be submitted to ex-U.S. health authorities4 Basel, December4, 2020 — Detailed results from the pivotal Phase III REACH3 study demonstrate Jakavi® (ruxolitinib) significantly improved outcomes across a range of efficacy measures in patients with steroid-refractory/dependent chronic graft-versus-host disease (GvHD) compared to best available therapy (BAT)1. The results of REACH3, the first successful, randomized Phase III trial in chronic GvHD, were presented today during the 62nd American Society of Hematology Annual Meeting & Exposition (ASH). REACH3 is jointly sponsored by N
CONDITIONS FOR RIKSBANK REVERSED AUCTIONS SEK COVERED BONDS4.12.2020 16:20:00 CET | Press release
Bid procedure, 2020-12-10BondsDANSKE HYPOTEK AB: 2312. SE0011116474. 2023-12-20 LANSFORSAKRINGAR HYPOTEK: 516, SE0009190390, 2023-09-20 NORDEA HYPOTEK AB: 5533, SE0010442731, 2023-09-20 SKANDINAVISKA ENSKILDA: 576, SE0010049841, 2023-12-20 SWEDISH COVERED BOND: 144., SE0011167428, 2023-06-21 STADSHYPOTEK AB: 1588, SE0011063015, 2024-03-01 SWEDBANK HYPOTEK AB: 193, SE0011089622, 2023-12-20 Bid date2020-12-10Bid times09.00-10.00 (CET/CEST) on the Bid dateRequested volume (corresponding nominal amount)2312: 300 mln SEK +/-150 mln SEK 516: 600 mln SEK +/-300 mln SEK 5533: 1000 mln SEK +/-500 mln SEK 576: 800 mln SEK +/-400 mln SEK 144.: 600 mln SEK +/-300 mln SEK 1588: 1200 mln SEK +/-600 mln SEK 193: 1000 mln SEK +/-500 mln SEK Maximum 5500 mln in totalHighest permitted bid volume (corresponding nominal amount)2312: 300 mln SEK per bid 516: 600 mln SEK per bid 5533: 1000 mln SEK per bid 576: 800 mln SEK per bid 144.: 600 mln SEK per bid 1588: 1200 mln SEK per bid 193: 1000 mln SEK per bid
CONDITIONS FOR RIKSBANK BID PROCEDURE KOMMUNINVEST BONDS4.12.2020 16:20:00 CET | Press release
Bid procedure, 2020-12-08BondsKOMMUNINVEST I SVERIGE: 2311. SE0010948240. 2023-11-13 KOMMUNINVEST I SVERIGE: 2611, SE0012569572, 2026-11-12 BidsBids on interest and volume are entered via Bloomberg Bond Auction SystemBid date2020-12-08Bid times10.00-11.00 (CET/CEST) on the Bid dateRequested volume (corresponding nominal amount)2311: 1000 mln SEK +/-250 mln SEK 2611: 1000 mln SEK +/-250 mln SEK Maximum 2000 mln in totalHighest permitted bid volume (corresponding nominal amount)2311: 1000 mln SEK per bid 2611: 1000 mln SEK per bid Lowest permitted bid volume (corresponding nominal amount)SEK 50 million per bidExpected allocation timeNo later than 11.10 (CET/CEST) on the Bid dateDelivery and payment date2020-12-10Delivery of bondsTo the Riksbank's account in Euroclear Sweden AB's securities settlement system 1 4948 6383General Terms and ConditionsGeneral Terms and Conditions General Terms and Conditions för the Riksbank’s Purchases of Bonds via Bid Procedure 2020:3. dated 20 November 2020
CONDITIONS FOR RIKSBANK REVERSED AUCTIONS SEK GOVERNMENT BONDS4.12.2020 16:20:00 CET | Press release
Bid procedure, 2020-12-11BondsSWEDISH GOVERNMENT: 1060. SE0009496367. 2028-05-12 SWEDISH GOVERNMENT: 1062, SE0013935319, 2031-05-12 Bid date2020-12-11Bid times09.00-10.00 (CET/CEST) on the Bid dateRequested volume (corresponding nominal amount)1060: 1500 mln SEK +/-250 mln SEK 1062: 1500 mln SEK +/-250 mln SEK Maximum 3000 mln in totalHighest permitted bid volume (corresponding nominal amount)1060: 1500 mln SEK per bid 1062: 1500 mln SEK per bid Lowest permitted bid volume (corresponding nominal amount)SEK 50 million per bidExpected allocation timeNo later than 10.10 (CET/CEST) on the Bid dateDelivery and payment date2020-12-15Delivery of bondsTo the Riksbank's account in Euroclear Sweden AB's securities settlement system 1 4948 6383 Stockholm, 2020-12-04 This is a translation of the special terms and conditions published on www.riksbank.se. In the case of any inconsistency between the English translation and the Swedish language version, the Swedish language version shall prevail. Com
Klövern offentliggör preliminärt utfall i företrädesemission4.12.2020 16:00:00 CET | Pressemelding
EJ FÖR OFFENTLIGGÖRANDE, PUBLICERING ELLER DISTRIBUTION, DIREKT ELLER INDIREKT, I ELLER TILL USA, KANADA, JAPAN, AUSTRALIEN, HONGKONG, NYA ZEELAND, SCHWEIZ, SINGAPORE, SYDAFRIKA ELLER NÅGON ANNAN JURISDIKTION DÄR SÅDAN ÅTGÄRD INTE SKULLE VARA FÖRENLIG MED TILLÄMPLIGA LAGAR OCH FÖRESKRIFTER. YTTERLIGARE RESTRIKTIONER ÄR TILLÄMPLIGA. SE AVSNITTET ”VIKTIG INFORMATION” I SLUTET AV DETTA PRESSMEDDELANDE. Teckningsperioden i Klövern AB:s (publ) (”Klövern” eller ”Bolaget”) företrädesemission avslutades den 3 december 2020. Det preliminära utfallet visar att företrädesemissionen är övertecknad. Genom företrädesemissionen kommer Klövern att tillföras cirka 2 miljarder kronor före emissionskostnader. Det preliminära utfallet visar att 17 103 861 stamaktier av serie A och 186 435 270 stamaktier av serie B tecknades med stöd av teckningsrätter, motsvarande 98,6 procent av antalet erbjudna stamaktier av serie A respektive 98,7 procent av antalet erbjudna stamaktier av serie B. Därtill har tecknings