Xilinx All Programmable technologies drive advances in embedded vision systems and neural networks acceleration
SAN JOSE, Calif. — Xilinx, Inc. (NASDAQ: XLNX) and its ecosystem will demonstrate next generation vision technologies at the Embedded Vision Summit 2015. Xilinx® All Programmable technologies drive advances in embedded vision systems and neural networks acceleration. Learn more about the Embedded Vision Summit and register today at: http://www.embedded-vision.com/summit.
Xilinx Participation at Embedded Vision Summit 2015
Xilinx Conference Presentation
"Implementing Eye Tracking for Medical, Automotive and Headset Applications"
Tuesday, May 12, 2015, 11 a.m. - 12 p.m., Santa Clara Convention Center
Presented by Robert Chappell, CEO, EyeTech Digital Systems, and Dan Isaacs, Director of Smart Connected Systems, Xilinx
Xilinx In-Booth Demonstrations
-- Accelerating Canny Edge Detection in a Pure Software Environment by
iVeia: This demonstration will showcase iVeia's canny edge detect
implemented in two ways: running the algorithm on the processor only,
and accelerating the algorithm using Xilinx's software development
environment, SDSoC, without running any low level code.
-- Deep Learning Convolutional Neural Network Acceleration at Lower Power
by TeraDeep: This demonstration will highlight more than 20X power
reduction running Deep Learning software in FPGAs (5 Watts) compared
with CPU (>100 Watts).
-- Medical Development Platform by Topic Embedded Systems: This
demonstration will illustrate how easily different video filters can be
built into software and accelerated in hardware, leveraging the Zynq®
All Programmable SoC with Dyplo software running on the Miami System on
Module (SoM) from Xilinx Premier Alliance Member Topic Embedded Systems.
-- Compact Eye Tracking System by EyeTech: This demonstration will showcase
an intelligent eye tracking camera that uses the Zynq All Programmable
SoC for all of its image processing.
Demonstrations by Xilinx Alliance Program Members
-- Auviz Systems Accelerated OpenCL-based Convolutional Neural Network
Demonstration: Xilinx Alliance Member Auviz Systems will demonstrate
AlexNet running on a Xilinx Virtex®-7 FPGA. AlexNet is a
Convolutional Neural Network built using Auviz's OpenCL library and
implemented with Xilinx's SDAccel environment.
-- Avnet Face Detection and Tracking and GigE Vision Demonstration: Xilinx
Alliance Member Avnet will be demonstrating a face detection and
tracking application developed by Premier Alliance Member Xylon on the
Avnet MicroZed Embedded Vision Development Kit. The real-time
demonstration finds and tracks the face and facial features in video
sequences and returns full 3D head pose, gaze direction, facial features
coordinates, and a wealth of other information. Also demonstrated is a
GigE Vision application developed by Alliance Member Sensor to Image on
the Avnet PicoZed Smarter Vision Development Kit.
-- Inrevium/Fidus Development Solutions for Embedded Vision and Video
Demonstration: Xilinx Certified Alliance Member inrevium and Premier
Alliance Member Fidus demonstrate board and IP products with
customization services that jump-start embedded vision development.
Technologies showcased are Kintex® UltraScale™ FPGA and
Artix®-7 FPGA 4K/8K development platforms, paired with HDMI4K, MIPI,
and 12G-SDI interconnect solutions, along with DisplayPort, eDP, VbyOne,
and video gearboxes.
-- MathWorks Rapid People Detector Implementation for Zynq Using Simulink
HDL Coder Demonstration: Xilinx Alliance Member MathWorks demonstrates
Model-Based Design for rapid co-design and prototyping of a
sophisticated vision system that accelerates people detection using the
HOG algorithm on the Zynq All Programmable SoC. The design is modeled
and verified in MATLAB and Simulink, then partitioned and accelerated on
-- National Instruments USB 3.0 and GigE Vision based Embedded Vision
Demonstration: Xilinx Alliance Program Member National Instruments
demonstrates LabVIEW real-time/FPGA vision programming tool chain for
embedded vision applications on both Zynq All Programmable SoC based
sbRIO-9651 System on Module (SoM) with USB 3.0 and CVS-1458RT Real-Time
Compact Vision System for GigE Vision Cameras leveraging a Spartan-6
FPGA for I/O, vision co-processing, and customization.
Xilinx is the world's leading provider of All Programmable FPGAs, SoCs and 3D ICs. These industry-leading devices are coupled with a next-generation design environment and IP to serve a broad range of customer needs, from programmable logic to programmable systems integration. For more information, visit www.xilinx.com.
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Silvia E. Gianelli
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