Oct 11, 2023
In an ever-evolving technological landscape, staying up-to-date is key to maintaining the efficiency and effectiveness of software solutions. For our client, this meant upgrading their existing receipt scanning system from Python 2.x to Python 3.x. This shift presented a significant opportunity for improvement, not only in terms of performance but also in the realm of real-time applications.
Our client was operating an automated receipt scanning system, a vital component of their workflow. However, the existing Python 2.x infrastructure was showing signs of age, leading to delays in processing universal data frames. It was clear that an upgrade was necessary to keep the system running efficiently and maintain its competitive edge.
Ealphabits’ Python experts immediately took on the task of migrating the existing codebase to Python 3.x. This transition not only addressed the client’s immediate needs but also ensured compatibility with the latest advancements in the Python ecosystem. The upgrade was executed swiftly, ensuring minimal disruption to the client’s operations.
While the Python upgrade addressed performance issues, we identified another area for improvement: the machine learning models responsible for receipt recognition. Legacy TensorFlow models were causing delays in the scanning process, which impacted the overall system performance.
To remedy this, we implemented state-of-the-art YOLO (You Only Look Once) models. YOLO models are renowned for their speed and accuracy, making them an ideal choice for real-time applications. By replacing the older models with YOLO, we significantly improved the scanning time, enhancing the efficiency and responsiveness of the entire system.
TensorFlow is an open-source machine learning framework developed by Google.
It offers a wide range of pre-trained models and tools for various machine learning tasks.
TensorFlow models are known for their accuracy and versatility.
TensorFlow models are suitable for complex machine learning tasks, including image classification, object detection, and natural language processing.
YOLO is an object detection algorithm known for its exceptional speed and accuracy.
It divides an image into a grid and predicts bounding boxes and class probabilities for objects within each grid cell.
YOLO models are well-suited for real-time applications, where speed is crucial.
YOLO models excel in real-time object detection scenarios, such as self-driving cars, surveillance, and, in this case, receipt scanning.
The goal is to create universal software, and Ealphabits’ solution’s enhanced performance and real-time capabilities.The upgraded system, powered by Python 3.x and YOLO models, not only mitigated the delays but also opened doors to new possibilities.
The client’s users experienced a noticeable improvement in scanning speed and
responsiveness. The enhanced system also broadened the universe of real-time applications.
At Ealphabits, we’re committed to helping our clients unlock the full potential of their software solutions. In this case, we not only secured the success of the client’s product but also empowered them to explore new horizons in real-time data processing.
At Ealphabits, the possibilities are limitless!
Hi, I'm Hardik Kamothi,
Founder and Technology Evangelist.
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