A guide to ensure the safety of students during online learning sessions

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Now that the “new normal” is going to still linger for a little while longer, it’s still hard to believe that almost a year ago that schools and learning had taken a hard hit forcing children to take online classes from home instead of going to school. For the major part of 2020,  we have seen an unprecedented amount in adoption of online learning platforms and services by schools and eduplus has also been delivering quality education right to the students’ homes virtually to over 20,000 students across the globe.  With all of this the privacy and safety of these students should also not be taken lightly and to help […]

Back to School: Smart and Safe

COVID-19 has been devastating everyday activities of the general public and this has led to a halt in operations of educational institutions. As things start getting back to the ‘new normal’, new and innovative features have been added to eduplus to enable the school management, parents, teachers, and students to get back on track with their daily operations and learning. These features are aimed at providing the best possible ways to function with higher efficiency and also at the same time maintain the necessary precautions on the premises. Schools can not only eliminate avoidance costs of closing entire facilities (in case of potential infections) by leveraging advance contact tracing capabilities […]

A future proof school management system? It’s eduplus

The demand for school management systems and online learning platforms have risen exponentially in just a couple of months ago thanks to a global pandemic ravaging every part of the globe. Were there any solution like these before the pandemic? If yes, were they as good as they are right now? Will the demand dwindle off once the pandemic is over? These are looming questions one might ask. The real question should be, are these school management systems offering any value once the pandemic is over, and can they be successful products? eduplus was launched months before people even came to know about Covid-19 and was already gearing up for […]

eduplus: Before, During and after Covid 19

With the increase in transition to online learning for students across the globe owing to the Covid-19 pandemic, the predicament now changes from what is the best online conferencing software to what is the most viable platform which can cater to all academic needs of schools while they operate remotely without any hassles.  According to the World Economic Forum (WEF), currently, there are roughly about 1.2 Billion children from 186 countries affected by school closures due to the pandemic. It has also estimated even before Covid-19 that there was already a global investment of about US $18.66 Billion in 2019 and due to Covid-19, the projection rate to 2025 is […]

Reimagining hotel life after Covid- 19 with IoT

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COVID-19 has affected every sector across the globe, and the hotel industry is among the hardest hit. The truth is the pandemic is temporary and shall pass. Thus, we should continue to plan for the future, as well as take steps to reduce long-term damage from coronavirus and drive faster recovery. One of the most significant obstacles hotels will have to overcome is regaining guest confidence in the safety, health and hygiene standards maintained by hotels.  “The tourism ministry officially said that it has created draft guidelines based on inputs from the health ministry and other agencies and it contains   Covid-19-related must-have amenities at hotels, protocols for check-ins and check-outs, […]

HDFC Bank Business Conclave in association with FICCI

HDFC Bank Business Conclave in association with FICC

We are excited to be a part of webinar conducted by HDFC Bank Business Conclave in association with FICCI on the topic ‘Putting Covid 19 behind us: Strategies & Way forward for Kerala‘ on 22nd July 2020.  Eminent leaders from the Industry on key Sectors of Kerala   Shri. Ravindranath A V, CEO, Pinmicro India Pvt Ltd. (IT), Shri. T.S Pattabhiraman, Chairman, Kalyan Silks (textiles), Prof. Pramod P Thevannoor, Vice Chairman, SCMS Group (Education)  Shri. S.N. Raghuchandran Nair, Managing Director, SI Property (Real Estate), George Dominic, Executive Director, CGH Earth Group (Tourism), Shri. Alex K. Ninan, Managing Director, Baby Marine Group (Exim trade) spoke about the challenges and issues during Covid in their respective sectors and […]

Office life after Covid-19

Office life after Covid-19

COVID-19 has brought unprecedented human and humanitarian challenges. Many companies around the world have risen to the occasion, acting swiftly to safeguard employees and migrate to a new way of working that even the most extreme business-continuity plans hadn’t envisioned. Across industries, leaders will use the lessons from this large-scale work-from-home experiment to reimagine how work is done—and what role offices should play—in creative and bold ways. According to McKinsey research, 80 percent of people questioned report that they enjoy working from home. But the satisfaction and productivity people experience working from home can be temporary. At the same time organizations are looking ahead to the reopening and its challenges. Before […]

Covid-19 or not, Eduplus has got you Covered…

The transition of going back to conventional physical classrooms from the presently market-dominating virtual learning platforms can be a tough decision to make for people across all aspects in the educational space. Parents might be apprehensive of sending their children back to school, still uncertain about Covid-19 and same is the case with teachers. Schools might be scrambling to make sure that all precautions and guidelines are met with to ensure safe beginning of operations. Either way, it is still uncertain as to when the pandemic will truly be over; but as for Eduplus, the solution is designed in such a manner that no matter what the situation is or […]

Eduplus 2.0 rolls out new features in the wake of COVID-19

Eduplus Version 2.0 rolls out new features for 2020

As COVID-19 has been devastating people’s lives, everyday activities of the general public have come to an abrupt pause. The halt in the operations of educational institutions has led Pinmicro to introduce new and innovative features to Eduplus 2.0 to enable the school managements, parents, teachers, and students to get back on track with the daily operations and learning with online class . These features are aimed at providing the best possible ways to function with higher efficiency and also at the same time maintain the necessary precautions on the premises. The features have been listed below: Virtual Classrooms – Owing to the lockdown, teachers can take classes virtually and […]

meTrack – A smart IoT self-quarantine solution featured in “The Hindu”

MeTrack for COVID quarantine

An article featuring the benefits of Pinmicro’s smart IoT self-quarantine solution has been published in The Hindu, a leading Indian newspaper. The article also explains the importance of a solution like this in the current world scenario. Read more: https://www.thehindu.com/news/cities/Kochi/metrack-to-monitor-quarantined-persons/article31211820.ece/amp/ Know more about MeTrack from here