Case Study - Indian Meteorological Department - TruKnox Technologies

Indian Meteorological Department


The India Meteorological Department (IMD), also referred to as the Met Office, is an agency of the Ministry of Earth Sciences of the Government of India. It is the principal agency responsible for meteorological observations, weather forecasting and seismology. IMD is headquartered in New Delhi and operates hundreds of observation stations across India and Antarctica.


Indian Meteorological Department (IMD) installs Truknox Digital Signage system in IMD offices, bus stands and airports in Jammu & Kashmir and New Delhi to show live weather information. The system enhances e-government development and provides citizens with constant reliable information about the weather. It further reduces the operation and management costs, and builds a better image for the organization.

The Challenges
  • To provide citizens with better and more convenient information about the weather
  • To replace traditional LED boards with modern digital signage.
  • To update the people with important announcements and safety measures at airports, bus stands and other public areas.
  • They wanted the weather to be shown in different locations in J&K and New Delhi which included many remote locations and control all the screens and content from their head office in Delhi.
  • The weather information needed to be shown in regional languages for the convenience of the people and at the same time they wanted the communication to be hassle free and without much human intervention so that it does not put any extra pressure on their existing staff and does not demanding any extra resource.
Key solution
  • The Tru-i Suite platform overcomes the challenges faced by corporate sector by facilitating state-of-the-art digital signage solutions.
  • Tru-i Suite completely automates the process of updating, running and controlling multiple screens from single point.
  • AV installation is completed in running offices without alteration of fixture Each screen is powered by a single player device, capable of outputting 5 megapixels of content resolution and even works on wi-fi network.
  • Enables employees to get in-depth information about the company new joinee and events through eye-catching visuals and interactive content.
  • Futuristic centralized and flexible solution implementation.
Indian Meteorological Department
  • Digital signage networks provide officers with an instant alert mechanism in public spaces. Administrators can post network- wide emergency messages immediately from a control centre.
  • All the content designed can be changed dynamically on the go without interfering the already playing content.
  • The cost of content design and change has been reduced to zero because all the content can be designed in the designer.
  • The screens can be managed centrally
TruKnox Technology in Brief

TruKnox Technology offers a complete portfolio of digital signage solutions including media players, servers, and software which are applicable to various industries, such as education, retail, hospitality, corporate, financial, and public institutions. TruKnox is dedicated to being a reliable partner to its clients worldwide, and has successfully set up various application references globally. In order to best facilitate the deployment of TruKnox products, the company also provides tailored services to satisfy the ascending market demand for almost limitless applications.

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