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Canāree Air Quality Monitor Wins 2023 Edge AI and Vision Product of the Year Award

Scottsdale, Arizona and Mississauga, Ontario – May 23, 2023. Piera Systems Inc. (“Piera”) today announced that its ground-breaking Canāree Air Quality Monitor has won the 2023 Edge AI and Vision Product of the Year Award for Best Enterprise Edge AI End Product. The announcement was made at the Embedded Vision Summit in Santa Clara, CA. The highly accurate Canāree family…

Better Data for Cleaner Air – A New Paradigm in Air Quality Monitoring

For decades, air quality measurements have been synonymous with measuring PM2.5 and PM10, combined weight of particles of size 2.5 and 10 microns, driven by the US EPA and other governmental bodies around the world. While PM2.5 and PM10 do an adequate job of representing outdoor air quality, it paints a woefully incomplete picture when measuring indoor air quality. Indoors…

“Particles Matter”: Achieving Healthy, Energy-Efficient Indoor Spaces

Particulate Matter is the term for particles in the air we breathe most of which are invisible due to their size and thanks to recent research fueled by the pandemic, wildfires, and climate change, we know that these particles are a major health threat.  For Covid, influenza and other viruses, airborne transmission is how people get infected. When an infected…