Sony Semiconductor Solutions Corporation (SSS) has announced a strategic partnership with Raspberry Pi Ltd. (RPL) to bring AI technology to the Raspberry Pi community. Through a minority investment by SSS, the partnership aims to provide a development platform for SSS’s edge AI devices to the worldwide Raspberry Pi user and developer community.
The partnership between SSS and RPL will leverage SSS’s AITRIOS™ platform, which supports the development of unique and diverse solutions utilizing edge AI devices built around image sensors. The platform aims to bring new value to various industries and help them solve issues using innovative edge AI sensing technology.
Terushi Shimizu, President and CEO of Sony Semiconductor Solutions Corporation, said, “Our goal is to provide new value to a variety of industries and support them in solving issues using our innovative edge AI sensing technology built around image sensors. We are very pleased to be partnering with Raspberry Pi Ltd. to bring our AITRIOS™ platform to the Raspberry Pi user and developer community and provide a unique development experience.”
Eben Upton, CEO of Raspberry Pi Ltd., said, “Sony Group is a longstanding and valued strategic partner. Our pre-existing relationship encompasses contract manufacturing and the provision of image sensors and other semiconductor products. This transaction will allow us to expand our partnership, bringing Sony Semiconductor Solutions’ line of AI products to the Raspberry Pi ecosystem and helping our users to build exciting new machine-learning applications at the edge.”
The partnership between SSS and RPL will enable users to build new and exciting machine-learning applications at the edge, bringing AI technology to the Raspberry Pi ecosystem. The development platform will provide a unique development experience for the Raspberry Pi community and support various industries in solving problems using innovative edge AI sensing technology.
Sony Semiconductor Solutions Corporation is a global leader in image sensors and provides advanced imaging technologies that bring greater convenience and fun to people’s lives. They also work to develop and bring to market new kinds of sensing technologies to offer various solutions that will enhance both human and machine recognition capabilities.
Raspberry Pi Ltd. is a UK-based company that develops and sells single-board computers, software, and accessories for computing education and DIY projects. The Raspberry Pi is a low-cost, credit-card-sized computer that plugs into a computer monitor or TV and uses a standard keyboard and mouse. The Raspberry Pi has gained popularity among hobbyists, students, and educators, as well as in various industries, for its versatility and affordability.
The partnership between SSS and RPL marks a significant step forward in bringing AI technology to the Raspberry Pi community. The development platform will provide a unique opportunity for developers and users to experiment with edge AI devices and create innovative solutions for various industries.
The partnership between Sony Semiconductor Solutions Corporation and Raspberry Pi Ltd. aims to provide a development platform for SSS’s edge AI devices to the worldwide Raspberry Pi user and developer community. The partnership will bring new value to various industries and help them solve issues using innovative edge AI sensing technology. With the development platform, the Raspberry Pi community will have a unique opportunity to experiment with edge AI devices and create exciting new machine-learning applications at the edge.