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Improving the cost effectiveness of operating ATMs

When an ATM fails in is most likely to be one of the following causations:
the utility power such as that supplied by the municipality or Eskom has failed;the ATM hardware has failed; andthe network connectivity to the ATM has failed. In all cases a network management tool does not provide causation. The loss of connectivity to the ATM and the ATM infrastructure does not provide any measure of realtime diagnosis. Should power be restored the network management tool can potentially determine whether ther has been a power outage by referencing the system clock on the network equipment and determining if it has been reset.
Some network equipment have a "last gasp" functionality, but in most deployment cases this does not function. The equipment failure is combined upstream with a service provider failure and the alerts are not received.
The DS solution is to use a Powalert.
The Powalert is an Internet of Things sensor that interoperates with the wider range of se…
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