Embedded Vision Alliance: Vision Product of the Year Awards

2019 Vision Product of the Year Award Winner Showcase: Xilinx (Cloud Solutions)

Xilinx's AI Platform is the 2019 Vision Product of the Year Award Winner in the Cloud Solutions category. Xilinx’s AI Platform provides a comprehensive set of software and IP to enable hardware accelerated AI inference applications. AI vision applications, which rely on convolutional neural networks, are a major target for the Xilinx AI Platform.

2019 Vision Product of the Year Award Winner Showcase: Synopsys (Processors)

Synopsys' EV6x Embedded Vision Processor with Safety Enhancement Package (SEP) Family is the 2019 Vision Product of the Year Award Winner in the Processors category. Automotive SoC designers must meet stringent requirements for safety and reliability as defined in the ISO 26262 standard to achieve Automotive Safety Integrity Level (ASIL) targets. Furthermore, the IP — such as Embedded Vision Processors — that is integrated into the SoC must also meet the same safety and reliability requirements.

2019 Vision Product of the Year Award Winner Showcase: Morpho (Software or Algorithms)

Morpho's Video Processing Software (MVPS) is the 2019 Vision Product of the Year Award Winner in the Software or Algorithms category. MVPS is a suite of video processing software IPs targeted for embedded devices and cloud-based services. MVPS is application software which packages a variety of video enhancement technologies that are independent from existing plug-ins such as those provided through Adobe's editing software.

2019 Vision Product of the Year Award Winner Showcase: MediaTek (AI Technology)

MediaTek's Helio P90 is the 2019 Vision Product of the Year Award Winner in the AI Technology category. The MediaTek Helio P90 is an AI processing powerhouse boasting the latest AI Processing Unit (APU) 2.0. With a leading fusion AI architecture of an in-house AI Accelerator and off-the-shelf DSP, P90 handles complex AI apps and tasks while running multiple AI functions simultaneously.

2019 Vision Product of the Year Award Winner Showcase: Intel (Developer Tools)

Intel's OpenVINO Toolkit is the 2019 Vision Product of the Year Award Winner in the Developer Tools category. The OpenVINO toolkit (available as either the Intel Distribution or the Open Source version) is a free software developer toolkit for prototyping and deploying of high performance computer vision (CV) and deep learning (DL) applications from device to cloud across a broad range of Intel platforms.

2019 Vision Product of the Year Award Winner Showcase: Infineon Technologies (Cameras and Sensors)

Infineon Technologies' IRS2381C 3D image sensor is the 2019 Vision Product of the Year Award Winner in the Cameras and Sensors category. The IRS2381C is a novel member of the REAL3 product family, Infineon’s portfolio of highly integrated 3D Time-of-flight (ToF) imager sensors. Building upon the combined expertise of Infineon and pmdtechnologies in algorithms for processed 3D point clouds, the innovative sensor delivers a new level of front camera capabilities in smartphones.

2019 Vision Product of the Year Award Winner Showcase: Horizon Robotics (Automotive Solutions)

Horizon Robotics' Horizon Matrix is the 2019 Vision Product of the Year Award Winner in the Automotive Solutions category. The Horizon Matrix is an open autonomous driving computing platform. The platform is based on Horizon Robotics’ own edge AI processing unit, BPU2.0, including both hardware and deep learning software technologies. The design is power efficient, yet it delivers a powerful visual perception computing capability that are already in use in L3 and L4 driving automation systems.

2018 Vision Product of the Year Award Winner Showcase: Xilinx (Cloud Technologies)

Xilinx's Machine Learning Suite is the 2018 Vision Product of the Year Award Winner in the Cloud Technologies category. The Xilinx Machine Learning Suite provides tools for accelerating vision applications in the cloud. The key innovation of the Xilinx Machine Learning Suite is that it enables cloud users of machine learning inference to get an order of magnitude performance advantage/cost savings of optimized FPGA acceleration over GPUs; without the effort of developing a custom FPGA accelerator.

2018 Vision Product of the Year Award Winner Showcase: Morpho (AI Technology)

Morpho's SoftNeuro is the 2018 Vision Product of the Year Award Winner in the AI Technology category. SoftNeuro is one of the world's fastest deep learning inference engines. It operates in multiple environments, utilizing learning results that have been obtained through a variety of deep learning frameworks. SoftNeuro is not limited to image recognition, but can be used as a general-purpose inference engine for text analysis, voice recognition, image recognition, etc.

2018 Vision Product of the Year Award Winner Showcase: MathWorks (Software and Algorithms)

MathWorks' GPU Coder is the 2018 Vision Product of the Year Award Winner in the Software and Algorithms category. The new MathWorks® GPU Coder software enables scientists and engineers to automatically generate optimized CUDA code from high-level functional descriptions in MATLAB® for deep learning, embedded vision, and autonomous systems.