UST Partners With SAP For Business Technology Platform


UST has signed an original equipment manufacturer (OEM) agreement with SAP, enabling UST to integrate SAP Business Technology Platform (SAP BTP) into its Cogniphi AI Vision platform, which will be subsequently marketed as UST Sentry Vision AI.

The offering will help build predictive, contextual and analytical capabilities into retail and manufacturing operations through advanced video analytics, as a SaaS-based packaged solution that can easily be integrated with SAP S/4HANA and RISE with SAP.

”We are excited to take our partnership with SAP to the next level and we are committed to providing our clients with a transformational offering. UST Sentry Vision AI will enable them to embrace the Industry 4.0 movement and make their factories smarter and transform retail into a touch-free experience,” said Chris Botha, Senior Vice President, SAP Practice, UST.

Integrating with SAP BTP, UST Sentry Vision AI helps businesses:

  • Enable faster and more accurate yield reporting in real-time
  • Reduce reliance on trained eyes to detect defects, providing flexibility to the operations team to use a low-skilled workforce
  • Drive accurate work-in-progress inventory reporting and compliance with targets
  • Measure and track how customers interact with the aisle in a showroom
  • Detect and automate the replenishment of store shelf space

UST Sentry Vision AI is a cutting-edge, vision-based artificial intelligence solution that can be applied to build predictable patterns that help reduce operational wastage, monitor performance, identify revenue leakage and automate complex business processes.

With UST Sentry Vision AI, businesses can leverage digital vision data and video analytics to help build a competitive edge. Integrated with SAP Business Technology Platform and SAP Analytics Cloud, UST’s artificial intelligence-based vision platform can enable and accelerate the intelligent digital enterprise.