Short Description: The automated collection of real-time (often time-series) data of remote person or object for status check or receiving emergency alerts.
Full Description: This WorkFlow involves real-time collection of data about a person, an object or an event, without being physically present, exchanging such collected data with other persons or machines and producing inferences in terms of diagnosis report, analytics, etc. Common examples of remote monitoring include remote field monitoring through in-situ and remote sensors, and remote patient monitoring.
Other Names: Distributed sensing
Sample mappings of workflows to use case:
- Agriculture: Market linkage: Record remote weather station data for forecasts and weather alerts
- Education: Remote learning: Monitor student device usage during remote closed-book exam
- Health: Maternal and newborn health: Monitor cold chain equipment status