Global Lighting and Electronics Specialist Using AI to boost lean manufacturing at assembly lines

      This post is written by Huri Mendoza, Global Director of Operational Excellence at Hella KGaA. Read more about Huri at the end. The competition is razor-sharp in the automotive industry, which is true throughout the value chain. Hella is a major supplier to this industry, so these conditions define the company’s daily operation. No […]

      The 6 technology trends affecting the security sector in 2022

      It only feels like five minutes since we published our 2021 technology trends post. The past year has flown by. I hope it’s been a positive one for all of you, and though we’re still experiencing an uncertain environment, you’ve remained healthy and safe. As ever, I tend to start thinking about next year’s technology […]

        Describing the details that matter: the importance of video metadata

        Effective surveillance solutions need to make complicated scenes simple to understand and act on. In practice, that requires gathering huge amounts of details in video and/or audio streams from what can potentially include a lot of sources. The more devices there are in the system, the greater the amount of potential details-of-interest that there could […]

          Marrying AI and manual labor for more effective assembly lines

          Digitization, automation, and Industry 4.0 are driving far-reaching changes in the manufacturing industry. But most of the mass production in industries such as automotive is still done by manual labor.  When it comes to manufacturing, there is quite naturally much talk about Industry 4.0. As you know, the industrial internet of things (IIoT), along with […]

            What factors should you consider for optimal video analytics performance?

            AI continues to be hailed as the technology that will augment and improve human performance in many sectors and the video surveillance industry is no exception. AI-based analytics is increasingly being used to quickly process large amounts of data and trigger actions. These functions help to support a security team when monitoring large and changing […]

              A perfect IIoT tool for integrators: how will you use it to innovate?

              Axis is all but synonymous with network-based surveillance cameras. The same operational efficiency, open APIs, and edge computing that built a world-leading position in that sector can be used for industrial internet of things (IIoT) solutions, helping integrators and end-users improve productivity, safety, and quality while reducing waste and downtime. Ask anyone about robots, and […]