Seeed and NVIDIA Announce Collaborations in NVIDIA Inception Program in China

In June, Seeed Studio and Nvidia Inception started their common journey as partners. Centering around the Seeed for NVIDIA Inception Edge AI Incubation Pack and NVIDIA Inception & Seeed Hardware Product Trial Center, the two parties will be working together to offer hardware devices, customization & manufacturing, product trial, and other services for NVIDIA Inception member startups in China, with the aim to nature startups to leverage their AI solutions to digitalize the industries.

“It’s a great honor to collaborate with NVIDIA Inception as a Program Partner.” said Eric Pan, Founder and CEO at Seeed, “We look forward very much to seeing more AIoT solutions scaling up to bring digital transformation to different business sectors.”

Regarding the Seeed for NVIDIA Inception Edge AI Incubation Pack, it’s offered by Seeed to NVIDIA Inception member startups based in China to enable them to scale up their AI solutions for the global market. The Incubation Pack includes:

  • Exclusive discount for Seeed’s edge computing devices that are compatible with NVIDIA Jetson
  • $500 Seeed Fusion Sponsorship to get NVIDIA-based PCBA designs prototyped and manufactured
  • One-stop incubation services (including customization, manufacturing, sales, and marketing) for NVIDIA Inception member startups to go global
NVIDIA Inception & Seeed Hardware Product Trial Center at Chaihuo x.factory

To make NVIDIA’s cutting-edge technologies more accessible for local developers and startups, Seeed has set up an NVIDIA Inception & Seeed Hardware Product Trial Center in its maker space Chaihuo x.factory. With the Trial Center, NVIDIA Inception Premier members can get access to:

  • Free product trial with the product listed in the trial center;
  • Member solution exhibition for exposure;
  • Priority to participate in incubating events organized by NVIDIA Inception;

Products Listed in the NVIDIA Inception & Seeed Hardware Product Trial Center

NVIDIA® Jetson AGX Orin™ Developer Kit

As the newest member of the Jetson Family, NVIDIA® Jetson AGX Orin™ Developer Kit, provides a giant leap forward for Robotics and Edge AI. With up to 275 TOPS of AI performance and power configurable between 15W and 50W, you now have more than 6X the performance of NVIDIA® Jetson AGX Xavier™ in the same compact form-factor for developing advanced robots and other autonomous machine products.

reComputer for Jetson Series Edge AI Devices

reComputer series for Jetson

reComputer series for Jetson are compact edge computers built with NVIDIA advanced AI embedded systems: J10 (Nano 4GB) and J20 (Jetson Xavier NX 8GB and Jetson Xavier 16GB). With rich extension modules, industrial peripherals, thermal management, reComputer for Jetson is ready to help you accelerate and scale the next-gen AI product by deploying popular DNN models and ML frameworks to the edge and inferencing with high performance, for tasks like real-time classification and object detection, pose estimation, semantic segmentation, and natural language processing (NLP).   More details can be found here.

At Seeed, you will find everything you want to work with NVIDIA Jetson Platform – official NVIDIA Jetson Dev Kits, Seeed-designed carrier boards, and edge devices, as well as accessories.
Jetson AGX Xavier H01 Kit

The Jetson AGX Xavier H01 Development Kit is powered by NVIDIA Jetson AGX Xavier processor which applies AI performance and delivers up to 32 Tera Operations Per Second(TOPs) yet costs less than 30W. It is an ideal solution for agriculture, optical inspection, manufacturing, robotics, logistics, retail, service, smart cities, and healthcare. More details here.

In the upcoming future, Seeed will work closely with NVIDIA Inception to offer more incubation services for NVIDIA Inception member startups. Stay tuned for more updates!

Work with the Seeed Ecosystem, Join Seeed as Edge AI Partner

Deploying AI can be faster, flexible, and scalable for everyone. We aim to cover all kinds of AI scenarios on our open-source platform to accelerate industries’ digital transformations. Seeed will continue working on the Jetson product line and will be ready to combine our partners’ unique skills with Seeed’s hardware expertise for an end-to-end solution. We are looking for partners to join our ecosystem together to deliver solutions to different industries together. Learn more about the program here.

#About NVIDIA Inception

NVIDIA Inception is a free program designed to help startups evolve faster through access to cutting-edge technology and NVIDIA experts, connections with venture capitalists, and co-marketing support to heighten their company’s visibility.

#About Seeed Studio

Seeed Studio is the IoT hardware partner for digital innovators. Since 2008, we have been working closely with global technology ecosystems to provide hardware modules, devices, and related services. We integrate the latest technology into thousands of open-source hardware modules so that millions of developers, makers, and innovators coming from different backgrounds can innovate interdependently. With professional and industrial expertise in Embedded Machine Learning, Edge Computing, LoRaWAN sensors, and networks, our ready-to-deploy products are increasingly accelerating myriads of emerging digital solutions in the real world.

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June 2022