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Ministry developing fully-automated broadcast monitoring

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article image STAFF REPORT ISB: Ministry of Information Technology (MoIT) is in process of developing a fully automated radio broadcast monitoring system to detect content of interest in live audio and video streams. The system will be designed to work on `Software as a Service’ (SAAS) model where end-clients will be able to exploit functionalities of the system over the web. The project called Realtime Automated Broadcast Monitoring and Information Exploitation System is being executed by the…Read More

Automated power metre reading project soon

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article image STAFF REPORT LHR: Pakistan is set to install the USAID-funded Automated Metre Reading (AMR), which would help the government-owned power distribution companies (DISCOs) reduce line losses and enhance revenues. Since the government has never been able to develop a proper system of this very basic electricity supply and distribution system, the USAID came to assist even this one.The installation of these metres will begin within the next two to three months, an official told this scribe saying it…Read More

Cellcos start automated system of SIMs sale

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article image STAFF REPORT IBD: The PTA and all cellular mobile operators of the country have commercially launched an automated procedure for sale of mobile SIMs. According to the new mechanism, the subscribers’ documentation will be maintained electronically and Pre-Sale would be automated thereby linking it with already automated Post-Sale procedure called 789. PTA disclosed that since its commercial launch on April 1, 2012 about 40,000 verification requests have been rejected due to the new security…Read More