AWS Launches Computer Vision at the Edge with AWS Panorama Appliance

Source: https://aws.amazon.com/tw/blogs/aws/computer-vision-at-the-edge-with-aws-panorama/

The launch of a new edge computer vision service SDK from AWS has been eagerly awaited by those who need to analyze camera images. The Panorama Appliance will allow you to take advantage of the local side, eliminating expensive cloud costs for processing these tasks and making them more accessible.

The cloud is an excellent resource for large-scale storage and computing, but sometimes it’s necessary to deploy computer vision functions onsite. In the field, there isn’t enough bandwidth when sending images into an AWS account, or some users just want low latency with their model deployment; this is where local options come in.

The use of computer vision technology has become an integral part of today’s manufacturing industry. With AWS Panorama, users can now monitor their workplace with precision and accuracy by turning on the camera on their local device. The AWS panorama appliance will replace the tedious and time-consuming tasks that used to be done in manual inspections, such as evaluating manufacturing quality or identifying bottlenecks.

The AWS Panora appliance is a device that can be used in any environment. This includes sites without internet access. Users can register their device in the console or use an SDK for deployment purposes, which makes it possible without an internet connection.

The AWS Panorama Appliance is an edge device that does not send images to the cloud for processing but uses optimized hardware calculations on-site. This method allows users to analyze imagery in real-time and has limited network connections, which means you can work more efficiently without being slowed down by bandwidth costs or waiting periods while uploading large files back into your account from remote destinations.

The application that AWS Panorama Appliance executes is called a node, containing various components such as cameras and models. The appliance accesses the package uploaded by users from S3 to use these resources within its own environment for execution purposes.

Details: https://aws.amazon.com/tw/blogs/aws/computer-vision-at-the-edge-with-aws-panorama/

References:

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