Avigilon Appearance Search wins industry award


Avigilon Appearance Search technology has been selected as the winner of the Intelligent Systems category in the Benchmark Innovation Awards 2017. The Benchmark Innovation Awards is an annual showcase that recognizes and rewards innovative thinking and the delivery of benefits through advanced security solutions.

Winning in the Intelligent Systems category, Avigilon Appearance Search is Avigilon’s newest and most advanced video analytics technology. It is a sophisticated deep learning artificial intelligence (AI) search engine that sorts through hours of footage with ease, allowing users to quickly locate a specific person or vehicle of interest across all cameras on an entire site. It can save time and effort during critical investigations as it intelligently analyzes large volumes of video data in seconds, helping to track a person’s or vehicle’s route and identify previous and last-known locations.

“Avigilon’s commitment to innovation and developing deep learning AI technology is taking video analytics to new levels,” said Dr. Mahesh Saptharishi, Avigilon’s Chief Technology Officer. “We are honored that Avigilon Appearance Search has received this award and we continue to focus on introducing new video analytics technology to change how users interact with security systems.”