Get an overview of smart video systems, including cameras and video gateways, and how they integrate with video analytics, deep learning, and the Internet of Things.

See how video and vision systems are making a better world with increased connectivity that can turn ordinary everyday activities at home and work into extraordinary experiences.

Computer vision is the next wave in business intelligence. Intel is helping businesses overcome the challenges and reap the benefits of Digital Security & Surveillance.

Reference Implementation for Facial Recognition

Develop a working facial detection and recognition solution using the Intel® Computer Vision SDK, C++, MQTT, and the Photography Vision Library. This application uses facial recognition as the basis of a control system for granting physical access to entrances or buildings.


Smart street lights that can see, hear, and sense their surroundings are creating data that empowers city services.

Smart video analytics and big data produce real-time data about vehicles, roads, and passengers.

Visualization technology enables industrial and factory workers to understand their environment in powerful new ways.

Facial recognition and anomaly detection puts video at the forefront of Intel innovation for the perceptive, responsive, and autonomous homes of tomorrow.

Facial and object recognition tasks are helping to improve the retail experience.

Public safety visualization solutions can use Intel® technology to fight crime in smart cities.

SDKs to Speed Your Development

Computer Vision SDK

Intel® Computer Vision SDK Beta

Enhance smart video systems through image processing, execution of common computer vision routines, video extraction and tracking, and deep-learning inference.

Media SDK

Intel® Media SDK

Enable fast video playback, processing, media format conversion, acceleration of video and image processing, and audio decode and encode support for smart video systems.