Clarifai has announced has been awarded an AFWERX Phase I SBIR grant for predictive maintenance from the US Department of Defense and Air Force, the company said.
The grant will be used to explore the use of computer vision and machine learning algorithms to quickly identify and address potential aircraft defects and anomalies. The process, known as Predictive Maintenance (PMx), helps military and commercial aircraft operations by minimizing downtime and ensuring a mission-ready state.
Clarifai is a long-standing partner of the United States Government, providing them with expert computer vision products and supporting the advancement of artificial intelligence within the public sector. Click here for additional information on services offered to the public sector by Clarifai.
Clarifai, Inc., a Forrester New Wave computer vision leader, is a US-based AI developer of Visual Analytics/Computer Vision software that provides Object Classification, Object Detection, Object Tracking, Geolocation, Facial Recognition, Face Clustering and Visual Search using imagery and full-motion video to the US Department of Defense supporting deployments on-premise, cloud and bare-metal environments.
AFWERX, established in 2017 by the Secretary of the Air Force and reporting to the Vice Chief of Staff of the Air Force, is a catalyst for agile Air Force engagement across industry, academia and non-traditional contributors to create transformative opportunities and foster an Air Force culture of innovation.