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Market Insight: Vision Processing Units — Enabling IoT Endpoints With AI-Based Computer Vision

Published: 10 July 2018

ID: G00361337

Analyst(s): Alan Priestley


Artificial intelligence and real-time image processing are becoming a requirement for a growing range of IoT endpoints, but implementation is not easy. To deliver success, technology product managers must navigate a complex landscape of semiconductor solutions to this challenging problem.

Table Of Contents


  • Applications Driving Demand for Visual Processing
  • Key Considerations When Evaluating a VPU
  • Other Considerations When Planning a VPU-Based Development

Background and Context

The Impact


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