Railways dumps manual recording, introduces data loggers to improve punctuality of trains
A data logger, also data known as recorder, is an electronic device that records data over time by sensing status of relays. Railway zones have provided such data loggers across 41 stations which include Howrah, Mumbai CST, Mughalsarai, Lucknow, Kanpur, Chennai Central, Ahmedabad and Bangalore.
The Railway ministry said, "It was decided to utilize these data loggers for capturing trains running information & update Control Office Application (COA) automatically at the central server." Image source: Reuters