AP NEWS
Press release content from Business Wire. The AP news staff was not involved in its creation.
PRESS RELEASE: Paid content from Business Wire
Press release content from Business Wire. The AP news staff was not involved in its creation.

Sensormatic Solutions and Intel Announce Technology Collaboration

January 13, 2020 GMT

NEUHAUSEN, Switzerland--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jan 13, 2020--

Johnson Controls announced today its leading global retail solutions portfolio, Sensormatic Solutions, and Intel Corporation will collaborate to deliver scalable, AI-powered solutions for retailers. Moving forward, Sensormatic Solutions AI portfolio at the edge will be based on Intel® platforms. Sensormatic Solutions will also leverage Intel® Distribution of OpenVINO™ toolkit as well as Intel models for delivering its solutions.

This collaboration will come to life at NRF 2020: Retail’s Big Show at Jacob K. Javits Convention Center in New York City. Among many other innovative technologies, the companies will showcase the Computer Vision Platform, which leverages Intel® OpenVINO™ and the Sensormatic Smart Hub and Artificial Intelligence Camera developed collaboratively with Intel for the edge.

“The retail industry continues to evolve, and our collaboration with Intel will help us take on the industry’s biggest challenges,” said Subramanian Kunchithapatham, vice president, Engineering, Sensormatic Solutions. “The collaboration will allow us to deliver smart, connected and scalable solutions that allow retailers to gain real-time insights into inventory, shoppers, associates and the retail environment throughout the entire customer journey.”

“Retail is one of a few industries really pushing the envelope in how businesses apply and create measurable value with Edge AI solutions. Sensormatic Solutions by Johnson Controls is at the forefront of this revolution, applying compute efficient vision at the edge for their customers who stand to gain real world insights and measurable business impacts.” said Joe Jensen, Intel vice president and general manager, Internet of Things Group

Visit booth #5401 from Jan. 12-14 to see firsthand how Sensormatic Solutions and Intel are enabling smart, connected shopper engagement. For more information, please visit our media center at www.sensormatic.com/media-center.

About Johnson Controls
At Johnson Controls, we transform the environments where people live, work, learn and play. From optimizing building performance to improving safety and enhancing comfort, we drive the outcomes that matter most. We deliver our promise in industries such as healthcare, education, data centers and manufacturing. With a global team of 105,000 experts in more than 150 countries and over 130 years of innovation, we are the power behind our customers’ mission. Our leading portfolio of building technology and solutions includes some of the most trusted names in the industry, such as Tyco ®, York ®, Metasys ®, Ruskin ®, Titus ®, Frick ®, Penn ®, Sabroe ®, Simplex ®, Ansul ® and Grinnell ®. For more information, visit www.johnsoncontrols.com or follow us @johnsoncontrols on Twitter.

About Sensormatic Solutions
Sensormatic Solutions is the leading global retail solutions portfolio of Johnson Controls enabling smart and connected shopper engagement. By combining critical insights into retail inventory, shopper traffic and loss prevention, Sensormatic Solutions powers operational excellence at scale and helps create unique shopping experiences. Our solutions deliver real-time visibility and predictive analytics for accurate decision-making across the enterprise, enabling retailers to confidently move into the future. With more than 1.5 million data collection devices in the retail marketplace, we capture 40 billion shopper visits and track and protect billions of items each year. Our retail portfolio features the premier Sensormatic, ShopperTrak and TrueVUE brands. Please visit http://www.sensormatic.com, or follow us on LinkedIn, Twitter, and our YouTube channel.

View source version on businesswire.com:https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20200113005227/en/

CONTACT: Jason Shockley

Sensormatic Solutions by Johnson Controls

Work +1 561-912-6045

jason.mathew.shockley@jci.comRyan Nolan

Johnson Controls

Work +1 414-524-6170

ryan.p.nolan@jci.comAnne Lines

Matter on behalf of Sensormatic Solutions

Work + 1 978-518-4512

JCIretail@matternow.com

KEYWORD: SWITZERLAND EUROPE

INDUSTRY KEYWORD: OTHER RETAIL RETAIL DATA MANAGEMENT TECHNOLOGY SOFTWARE

SOURCE: Sensormatic Solutions

Copyright Business Wire 2020.

PUB: 01/13/2020 09:00 AM/DISC: 01/13/2020 09:00 AM

http://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20200113005227/en