Blaize partners with Innovatrics on edge AI facial recognition solution

Edge AI computing firm Blaize has partnered with biometric solutions company Innovatrics to develop a low power, edge-optimised facial recognition technology.

Running on Blaize’s edge devices, Innovatrics SmartFace Embedded has been designed for access control and public security applications such as face detection, facial landmarks, and face template extraction.

Users can combine specific processes and deselect others to maintain a small footprint and use minimal...

Vecow and Blaize partner on workstation-grade edge AI

Vecow ECX-2400 AI

Vecow, an embedded PC company, is launching a new AI-powered edge computing solution in partnership with AI edge firm Blaize.

The Vecow ECX-2400 AI Computing System has been designed to use the Blaize Graph Streaming Processor (GSP) based Xplorer AI accelerator to deliver much improved AI performance with higher system reliability, lower power consumption, and faster time-to-market.

The system is intended for industrial applications such as smart AOI, public security,...

Blaize rakes in £51m to fund AI edge computing solutions

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Blaize, an AI edge computing solutions provider, has closed off a $71 million (£51m) series D round of funding.

Leading the round was Franklin Templeton, a new investor, alongside existing investor Temasek, with further participation from DENSO and others.

JP Scandalios, senior vice president and portfolio manager of Franklin Templeton, said: “Blaize has demonstrated the capability to enable value creation for organizations tapping the power of AI for edge...