Alarm.com Acquires Analytics Provider Vintra Accelerates Expansion of OpenEye Video Analytics.
Alarm.com Acquires Analytics Provider – Alarm.com has acquired Vintra, a software provider of AI-powered video analytics for object and people tracking across large CCTV networks in the enterprise commercial market.
Alarm.com acquired Vintra’s core intellectual property, its research scientists, software engineers, and technical services teams as part of the acquisition. Financial details of the transaction were not disclosed.
Integrating Vintra’s software capabilities and its experienced science and engineering teams will expand Alarm.com’s deep learning program and accelerate deployment of advanced video analytics solutions for the Alarm.com and OpenEye platforms.
Launched in 2016, Vintra’s cloud platform transforms data from any video management system into actionable and trusted intelligence that can improve how organizations monitor and search for critical security events. Vintra’s AI models can track a range of objects and events, including a specific person, 2 or 4-wheeled vehicles, bags, or a person-down situation.
Its re-identification algorithm can track a person of interest across hundreds of cameras in real-time and can search large amounts of video recordings to find video clips of the person of interest within minutes.
“The Vintra team adds to Alarm.com’s science and engineering expertise in the field of AI and machine learning, and we’re excited to welcome them on board,” said Jeff Bedell, Alarm.com’s president of ventures business and corporate strategy.
“The acquisition expands the specialization of Alarm.com’s AI team and will extend our leadership in this important domain. Our goal is to deploy market-defining video analytics solutions, scale them across the Alarm.com and OpenEye platforms, and open new areas of growth for our service provider and integrator partners.”
Alarm.com acquires analytics provider Vintra adds to Alarm.com’s existing AI capability and given the company’s market-leading position, raises the bar for competitors in the alarm and smart home space. You can find out more about Vintra solutions here, or read more SEN news here.
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