You are here: Home » PTI Stories » National » News
Business Standard

KONE Elevators to offer free cloud-based technology to medical facilities

Topics
Business Finance

Press Trust of India  |  Chennai 

: Elevator maker KONE India would

offer free cloud technology to keep critical site operational in time of crisis, a company official said on Tuesday.

Through the initiative the company would ensure uninterrupted flow of'movement of medical staff, patients, families at medical facilities.

The company was offering to install KONE 24x7 connected services for free for the first six months for its current customers.

KONE Elevators India is a subsidiary of KONE Corporation said the 24x7 Connected Services is an intelligent elevator and escalator service that monitors round-the-clock.

The technology can predict maintain and take action before breakage ensuring less equipment downtime and fewer faults.

The company said it is absolutely critical that elevators or escalators run smoothly without any setbacks.

The 24x7 Connected Services is a cloud-based solution using sensors which collects data on equipment performance and powerful analytics to identify deviations.

Using the latest technology, the elevators and escalators identifies the need for maintenance and alerts the technician immediately.

"...as an organisation dedicated to improving the flow of life, we have a responsibility to help keep society running and critical services operational. KONE's cutting-edge 24x7 Connected Services now available for free to current customers who operate medical facilities," company MD Amit Gossain said.

He said the 24x7 Connected Services improve people's safety in some cases reduing the number of stoppages.

This initiative from KONE Elevator is an attempt to make a positive contribution to continuous improvement in the communities where we operate, he said.

(This story has not been edited by Business Standard staff and is auto-generated from a syndicated feed.)

Dear Reader,


Business Standard has always strived hard to provide up-to-date information and commentary on developments that are of interest to you and have wider political and economic implications for the country and the world. Your encouragement and constant feedback on how to improve our offering have only made our resolve and commitment to these ideals stronger. Even during these difficult times arising out of Covid-19, we continue to remain committed to keeping you informed and updated with credible news, authoritative views and incisive commentary on topical issues of relevance.
We, however, have a request.

As we battle the economic impact of the pandemic, we need your support even more, so that we can continue to offer you more quality content. Our subscription model has seen an encouraging response from many of you, who have subscribed to our online content. More subscription to our online content can only help us achieve the goals of offering you even better and more relevant content. We believe in free, fair and credible journalism. Your support through more subscriptions can help us practise the journalism to which we are committed.

Support quality journalism and subscribe to Business Standard.

Digital Editor

First Published: Tue, April 28 2020. 16:32 IST
RECOMMENDED FOR YOU