Automated Optical Inspection (AOI) Systems for PCB Manufacturing

Automated Optical Inspection (AOI) Systems for PCB Manufacturing

Automated optical inspection (AOI) systems perform visual inspections of printed circuit boards (PCB) during manufacturing in which a camera is used to scan the board in extremely fine detail to check for any defects or failures. AOI is the integration of optics, mechanics, electronic control, and software to replace the human eye.

AI for Moving Freight Detection System (TFDS) on Railways

AI for Moving Freight Detection System (TFDS) on Railways

Vehicle safety monitoring systems automatically identify faulty moving parts, and are essential for the safe operation of trucks, vehicles, and trains. Faced with mounting problems stemming from overloaded passenger trains and freight traffic, a Chinese state railway operator decided to take urgent action.

Accelerating the Smart City with Advantech GPU Servers

Accelerating the Smart City with Advantech GPU Servers

The smart city concept has become ubiquitous worldwide. In China, recent economic growth and more open policies have led to rapidly increasing levels of urbanization. At the end of 2017, approximately 60% of the total population resided in urban areas, a dramatic increase from the 20% estimated in 1978.