Motorola develops Coronavirus detection tech


Motorola Solutions has launched a thermal imaging solution, designed to detect elevated body temperature during the COVID-19 pandemic.

According to the company, the Avigilon H4 Thermal ETD contains an infrared-spectrum thermal camera. It also features “edge-based analytics.”

Discussing the technology, a spokesperson said: “The introduction of the H4 EDT solution is part of Motorola Solutions’ suite of analytics designed to support organisations as they explore options to return safely back into offices or facilities. These offerings focus on the key elements of safety and security around COVID-19.”

John Kedzierski, senior vice president, video security and analytics at Motorola Solutions said: “By screening for indicators of an elevated body temperature at an entry point, we are helping businesses protect their teams’ health and wellbeing.
“During these times of uncertainty, our technology can provide insights that help our customers better manage their operations and deliver on business outcomes more safely.”

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