SoftBank, Vayyar Imaging to Develop IoT Solutions for the Japanese Market

SoftBank, Vayyar Imaging to Develop IoT Solutions for the Japanese Market Image Credit: Vayyar Imaging

SoftBank and Vayyar Imaging jointly announced that they have agreed to collaborate in the IoT field. The companies also agreed that SoftBank will be the channel priority partner for Vayyar’s products in the Japan market.

Vayyar Imaging, global leaders in radio wave 3D imaging, whose technology can see through almost any object or material, is partnering with SoftBank to develop technological solutions for the Japanese market. Together they are developing applications which combine SoftBank’s AI with Vayyar’s sensor technology for use in public transport, construction, and elderly care.

The rise of IoT and AI have compounded to produce opportunities where technologies can be used to create buildings and infrastructure which are safer, more energy efficient and better able to handle large crowds.

Among other applications, Vayyar and SoftBank will be working on:

 - Analyzing people flow for use in transportation optimization

 - Monitoring structural integrity in real time both during and after construction

 - Providing safety solutions for public areas

 - Collecting and analyzing big data

Raviv Melamed, co-founder, CEO and Chairman, Vayyar
We are honored to work on a joint endeavor with SoftBank. A partnership between SoftBank and Vayyar means that we will be collaborating our sensor technology with their AI technology to create cutting-edge innovations.

Hironobu Tamba, VP Smart IoT Division 
Vayyar is the global leader of radio wave 3D imaging, and we are excited to be their channel priority partner for the Japanese market. We see great synergy between their sensor technology and the needs of our customers.

Ray is a news editor at The Fast Mode, bringing with him more than 10 years of experience in the wireless industry.

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