Intel said it’s “winding down” its RealSense computer vision division to focus on its core businesses, marking the beginning of the end for a portfolio of high-tech cameras and sensors that were built for robotics, digital signage, 3D scanning and other forward-looking use cases.

An Intel spokesperson told CRN on Tuesday that the Santa Clara, Calif.-based company will honor current customer commitments, and it will apply the technical expertise and talent in computer vision it developed to support other functions in the chipmaker’s core businesses.

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“We are winding down our RealSense business and transitioning our computer vision talent, technology and products to focus on advancing innovative technologies that better support our core businesses and IDM 2.0 strategy,” the spokesperson said in an emailed statement.

“We will continue…

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