IntelliVision Announces Face Mask Detection AI Video Analytics

Deep learning-based feature part of full COVID-19 back-to-work solution

SAN JOSE, CALIFORNIA, July 7, 2020 – IntelliVision Technologies Corp (IntelliVision), a subsidiary of Nortek Security & Control LLC (NSC) and a pioneer and leader in AI and deep learning video and audio analytics software for smart cameras, today announced the addition of face mask detection to their range of real-time video analytics.

The IntelliVision® face mask detection analytic was developed using a deep learning neural network and trained on many thousands of images of people wearing many different designs of face mask. In addition to face mask detection, IntelliVision has been providing advanced face recognition analytics for over 10 years.

“Face mask detection is the first and most important line of defense in any back-to-work or public access COVID-19 protection strategy,” said Vaidhi Nathan, SVP Cameras and Analytics at NSC. “The IntelliVision face mask detection analytic ensures that employees, shoppers and customers are complying with safety guidelines, and is designed to send an alert if a mask is not detected. IntelliVision is committed to helping its customers and the market get back to work safely.”

Face mask detection is the first of a number of products to be released by IntelliVision as part of a broader COVID-19 back-to-work solution.

The IntelliVision family of AI video and audio analytics solutions includes face recognition, object classification (humans, vehicles, pets, airplanes), intelligent object detection, intrusion/perimeter watch, object left/removed, and license plate recognition (LPR/ANPR).

About IntelliVision

A subsidiary of Nortek Security & Control, IntelliVision is a market leader in AI and Deep Learning video analytics software for Smart Cameras, providing AI video analytics solutions for markets including Smart Home/IoT, Smart Security, Smart Retail, Smart Business, Smart City and Smart Auto (ADAS). IntelliVision video analytics products are in use in over 7 million cameras around the world and are used to provide actionable insights to home, business and security systems. IntelliVision provides the largest suite of video analytics products in the market today, with products used by Fortune 500 companies, the U.S. government and leading brands.

About Nortek Security & Control

Nortek Security & Control LLC (NSC) is a global leader in smart connected devices and systems for residential, security, access control, and digital health markets. NSC and its partners have deployed more than 5 million connected systems and over 25 million security and home control sensors and peripherals. Through its family of brands including 2GIG®, ELAN®, Linear®, GoControl®, IntelliVision®, Mighty Mule® and Numera®, NSC designs solutions for security dealers, technology integrators national telecoms, big box retailers, OEM partners, service providers, and consumers. Headquartered in Carlsbad, California, NSC has over 50 years of innovation and is dedicated to addressing the lifestyle and business needs of millions of customers every day. For further information about NSC and its subsidiaries please visit

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