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From tracking criminals to analyzing the flow of traffic in a parking lot to au- tomating tasks , few technologies can be applied as widely as ALPR can , and PlateSmart has found a way to address virtually every application , from com- mercial to government use .

AI-Driven Insights Beyond the License Plate

In a world increasingly driven by big data , business decision makers can often feel as though they are drinking from a fire hose .

There is no lack of information .

What is missing , though , is an understanding of what data is useful for making sound business decisions in a particular application .

That ’ s why PlateSmart Technologies , pioneers of the original software-only automatic license plate recognition

( LPR ) solutions , sees its mission