IoT Solutions for Retail Markets

New technologies help developers respond to the challenges of rapid innovation and change in the retail market.

The retail market is evolving with the incorporation of computer vision, advanced RFID solutions, and the ability to collect and analyze data at the edge. 

Frictionless Checkout

Create a smoother customer checkout experience using computer vision technologies and smart point-of-sale (POS) systems.

Inventory Management

Maintain accurate inventory data, quickly locate in-store products, and reduce retail shrinkage using RFID solutions.

Audience Measurement

Use computer vision technology to monitor retail foot traffic and product interest and get analytics on customer activities. 

Workload Consolidation

Deploy multiple applications such as audience measurement, inventory management, and frictionless checkout on a single system.

Smart Retail Analytics

Use computer vision inference to provide analytics on customer engagement, store traffic, and shelf inventory.

Digital Kiosk Display for 4K Ads

Use computer vision solutions to adjust kiosk displays in response to audience demographics.

Shopper Gaze Monitor

Track and analyze customers' reactions to products and advertising displays.

Store Traffic Monitor

Monitor people and product inventory in a retail setting using multiple video streams.

Store Aisle Monitor

Capture video, generate a heat map, record the number of people present, and then integrate the results.

Parking Lot Tracker

Track and post information on available parking spaces.

Shopper Mood Monitor

Detect the mood of shoppers when they are looking at a retail or kiosk display.

People Counter System

Capture analytics on foot traffic volume inside and outside of a retail store.

Intel® Software Guard Extensions SDK

Enhance IoT application security and enable the development and use of trusted computing enclaves that deliver increased protection for data and applications—independent of the operating system or hardware configuration.


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Intel® Platform Trust Technology

Securely store artifacts (such as passwords, certificates, or encryption keys) inside the Trusted Platform Module 2.0 that is integrated into Intel® silicon.

Intel® Secure Device Onboard

Leverage a hardware-based identity to enable simple and trusted automatic IoT device onboarding using device management and cloud platforms.

Intel® Distribution of OpenVINO™ Toolkit

This multiplatform computer vision solution can generate retail analytics on shopper behavior, mood, interaction with kiosks and displays, and more.

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Intel® Media SDK

Develop media applications on Windows* and embedded Linux* operating systems with this cross-platform API that includes video editing and processing, media conversion, playback, and video conferencing.

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Intel® oneAPI Base & IoT Toolkit 

The combination of Intel® oneAPI Base Toolkit (Base Kit) and Intel® oneAPI IoT Toolkit (IoT Kit) provides a core set of high-performance build tools, libraries, and analysis tools to simplify IoT system design, development, and deployment across CPU, GPU, FPGA, and other accelerator architectures that run at the network’s edge.

Smart Retail Workshop

Review workshop materials and explore how to use the Intel® Distribution of OpenVINO™ toolkit and video analytics to build smarter retail solutions.


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