AI EXPO 2018: QNAP Showcases Full-throttle NAS and AI Solutions

AI EXPO 2018: QNAP Showcases Full-throttle NAS and AI Solutions

QNAP showcased its cutting-edge network-attached storage and AI (Artificial Intelligence) innovations at AI EXPO, which has taken place from April 4th, 2018 to April 6th, 2018 at Tokyo Big Sight (Tokyo International Exhibition Center) in Japan. Visitors to QNAP’s booth No.1-7 at AI EXPO discovered NAS and AI solutions designed to accelerate deployment of AI and machine-learning​ applications, including AfoBot and the TS-1277.   AfoBot: QNAP’s first video companion robot AfoBot is a companion robot designed for family and home assistance, and is powered by an Android™ 6-based operating system…

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2018 LASS Annual Seminar: QNAP shares the IoT application of environment monitoring

2018 LASS Annual Seminar: QNAP shares the IoT application of environment monitoring

The issue of environmental protection has caused heated discussion among government, enterprises and folk in recent years. The LASS (Location Aware Sensor System) user and developer seminar ,initiated by the Maker – Mr. Hsu, has gathered the power of local creators to cut into environmental issues and sensing technologies through lectures, discussions, workshops, exchanges, etc. The third year of the seminar was held at Chiao Tung University on July 21, 2018.This year, water resources was an important issues. In addition to the main seminar, the “Waterthon” and “Water Sensing Workshop”…

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HSINCHU 300 EXPO: QNAP, FBTUG showcases mini-farmbot

HSINCHU 300 EXPO: QNAP, FBTUG showcases mini-farmbot

Due to the good conditions of agriculture, Hsinchu had been cultivated since 17 century. In 1718, Wang Shijie formally directed the first reclamations and constructed the hydraulic engineering. This was the beginning of Han Chinese settlements around Tek-kham, present-day Hsinchu. This year, in order to celebrate the tricentennial anniversary of reclamation, Hsinchu City Government hold the “hsinchu 300 expo” to showcases the historical changes. It is not only let people regain the local culture, but also demonstrate the diversity of wind city with six main exhibits. In the maker city…

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AfoBot meets i-GlucoPal, providing an at-home health manager for the elderly

AfoBot meets i-GlucoPal, providing an at-home health manager for the elderly

According to Directorate-General of Budget, Accounting and Statistics, Executive Yuan, R.O.C, the aging population of Taiwan has account for more than 14% in the 107 year. It means not only aging population growing, but also the long-term care becoming an issue. From 21 to 24, 2018, the “Taiwan Int’l Senior Lifestyle and Health Care Show” and the “Taiwan Int’l Medical and Healthcare Exhibition” were jointly exhibited at the Taipei World Trade Center, showing the combination of IoT, AI and the medical care industry and creating a complete healthcare ecosystem. This…

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Computex 2018 : Livecast how Ubuntu easily building an IoT environment

Computex 2018 : Livecast how Ubuntu easily building an IoT environment

At the Computex 2018, QNAP and Ubuntu Technical lecturer, Rex,  introduced how to easily build an IoT environment. Rex has long been active in Taiwan’s open source community, such as Ubuntu, OpenStreetMap, etc., and is a co-founder of the Hacking Thursday developer community. Besides, he currently assists companies in importing Ubuntu systems for commercial applications. Ubuntu Core is a system version built specifically for the IoT environment. Taking the Ubuntu Jam held in Shenzhen in 2016 as an example, the QNAP team built a water quality monitoring system to solve…

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AWS Summit Taipei : QNAP and IEI showcase edge computing results of IoT

AWS Summit Taipei : QNAP and IEI showcase edge computing results of IoT

After Computex 2018, the following technical forum, AWS Summit Taipei had crowed in at the Taipei International Convention Center (TICC) from June 27th to 28th.  There were experts lecture, seminars and exhibitions on this forum, to demonstrate its achievements with partners in technology development and the IoT ecosystem. In this activity, AWS elucidated the new trend of development of the Internet of Things and provided a new perspective for solutions and market dynamics. The Internet of Things is a goal that Taiwan’s industry, government, and academia are striving to develop…

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Computex 2018 : Lite-On, QNAP and AWS Greengrass showcase the collaboration results of edge computing

Computex 2018 :  Lite-On, QNAP and AWS Greengrass showcase the collaboration results of edge computing

  Cloud computing is an indispensable and important player behind the Internet of Things, self-driving cars, VR, and AR. However, in the case of unstable network rates, the problem of computational delay cannot be avoided, thus leading to the rise of edge operations. Edge computing is a decentralized computing architecture that decomposes the entire service entirely from the central node, cutting it into smaller and more manageable parts, and distributing it to edge nodes for processing.   The trend of edge computing applications has now been blown to Taiwan. In…

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COMPUTEX 2018 : QuAI combines Intel OpenVINO to develop AI medical applications

COMPUTEX 2018 : QuAI combines Intel OpenVINO to develop AI medical applications

The macula is on the center of the retina and responsible for generating accurate color vision. However, with age or myopia up to 800 degrees, macular degeneration may occur. With 3C products, more and more phubbers addicted with their smartphone, which causes their eyes aging. However, early macular degeneration usually does not affect vision performance. Until something wrong with their eyes, patient would consult the doctor and find it become seriously. In the past, doctors diagnosed macular degeneration mostly relying on experience. However, with the development of AI medical applications,…

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COMPUTEX 2018 : QNAP combines Amazon Greengrass to demonstrate the AI detection system

COMPUTEX 2018 :  QNAP combines Amazon Greengrass to demonstrate the AI detection system

COMPUTEX 2018 is open from June 5 to 9. The highly anticipated COMPUTEX Forum will focus on “Ubiquitous Intelligence”, where industry leaders from Taiwan and abroad will share their insights on technology trends and propel innovation into future IT fields.  At COMPUTEX 2018, blockchain and 5G are added as new themes for the first time, alongside existing AI, IoT, Innovations & Startups, and Gaming & VR in four different venues (Taipei Nangang Exhibition Center Hall 1, Taipei World Trade Center Hall 1 and Hall 3, and Taipei International Conference Center),…

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COMPUTEX 2018: QNAP Showcases AI Solutions in Healthcare, and Unveils Advancements in QTS OS and New NAS Systems

COMPUTEX 2018: QNAP Showcases AI Solutions in Healthcare, and Unveils Advancements in QTS OS and New NAS Systems

Taipei, Taiwan, June 5, 2018 – At COMPUTEX TAIPEI 2018, QNAP® Systems, Inc. opened its technology suite at the Taipei International Convention Center (TICC), Meeting Room 201E, to bring visitors a profound, in-depth experience. Together with new NAS models and solutions, NAS-based machine learning and AI applications in healthcare are being demonstrated to display QNAP’s commitment to AI development. There is also a sneak-preview of the exciting advancements for the upcoming QTS 4.3.5 NAS operating system. QNAP’s AI solution for the medical industry and remote healthcare QNAP offers both software and hardware…

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