In the next few days in Germany will launch the application against the coronavirus

В ближайшие дни в Германии запустят приложение против коронавируса

In Germany June 16, will be officially launched application for smartphones, warning of the possible risk of Contracting coronavirus. It is reported by German news Agency DW.

According to them, in the presentation of the application will be attended by the health Minister Jens span, the interior Minister Horst Seehofer and the head of Department of the Federal Chancellor Helge Braun.

The app, which develop telecommunications Deutsche Telekom and concern for production SAP software must contribute to track and break the chain of transmission. It will capture the movements of smartphone owners and notify them of contact with a person infected with the virus SARS-CoV-2.

If that person infected, will be known later, all mobile phones that were near his device will also receive a special notification. “The goal is to ensure that the participation of millions of people,” – said in an interview with dpa Manager SAP Juergen Mueller.