Advantech Medical-Grade Edge Computing Platform Building AI for Healthcare Applications
Taipei, Taiwan, Sept 21, 2022 –Advantech, a leading provider of intelligent healthcare solutions, is pleased to announce that future models of USM-500 series medical-grade box PCs and POC-8 series all-in-one computers will adopt the NVIDIA IGX platform for low-latency, real-time healthcare applications. This platform will provide a medical-grade AI-inference platform which lowers the cost and time to deploy ideal solutions for the next generation of software-defined medical devices.
As a partner in the NVIDIA IGX ecosystem, Advantech offers medical-grade form factors with high-performance computing platforms leveraged in fields such as surgical navigation and video management applications. Building on the NVIDIA Clara Holoscan SDK, IGX brings together pre-trained models, secure edge AI systems, as well as a framework for scalable micro services. This allows applications to be managed and deployed both on devices and in edge data centers, ushering in the software-as-a-service business model for the industry.
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USM-500 Series Customer Use-Cases
AI surgical guidance solution streamlines workflows
Case 1: Theator Inc.
In the healthcare sector, AI has the potential to transform surgical training, practice,, and outcomes. Theator, a surgical solutions provider, is pioneering advanced applications that integrate AI into the surgical workflow. Recently, Theator developed a surgical intelligence platform based on Advantech’s USM-500 medical computer. This platform uses AI to analyze surgical procedures and provide objective metrics for variations in surgical techniques and outcomes.
Theator Surgical Intelligence Platform
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Case 2: OrthoGrid Systems
OrthoGrid was designing a software platform for streamlining healthcare workflows. For this, they needed medical-grade hardware that could support real-time surgical imaging and AI processing. Advantech’s hardware provided a stable, reliable, and futureproof platform that allowed OrthoGrid to focus on application development.