Licensing for AIfES

Dual License

For Maker und Open-Source-Projects (AGNU GPLv3):


For private projects or developers of Free Open Source Software (FOSS) under version 3 of the GNU Affero General Public License (AGPL), the AIfES version offered here can be used free of charge.

For use in commercial applications:

If AIfES is to be combined and distributed with commercially licensed software and/or if you do not wish to distribute the AIfES source code for the commercially licensed software under version 3 of the GNU Affero General Public License (AGPL), you must enter into a license agreement with Fraunhofer IMS. Further information and contact can be found here.


Development services and individual implementations:

AIfES is continuously developed further and individual developments are also possible. We welcome any manufacturer of e.g. sensors to get in touch with us to discuss possibilities. We at Fraunhofer IMS can realize direct orders as well as public funded projects. We will be happy to advise you here. We are also looking for partners from the software industry to carry out further developments on AIfES.


AIfES embedded KI

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Technical Details

Platform independency and special learning techniques distinguish AIfES.

Range of Application

Human-Technology Interaction, Industry 4.0, Metrology, Medical Technology, Machine Learning Algorithms and Hardware Accelerators.


How can I use AIfES and what services does Fraunhofer IMS offer?

Our applications - Examples of what we can do for you

Decentralized AI systems and AIfES platform

AI Framework, open roberta, Arduino

Recognition of humans by means of embedded AI


Federated learning for resource-constrained systems


Personalizable AI

Individually trainable gesture recognition

Our fields of application - Our expertise for you

Sustainable Production

  • Optimization of raw material and energy use
  • Use of alternative energy sources and energy-autonomous sensors
  • Green ICT

Mobile autonomous Manufacturing

  • Sensors / Control for Robots / Cobots
  • Industrial transport systems (AGV)
  • Human-Machine Interaction


  •  Decentralized AI systems and platforms
  • Sensor/actuator optimization and cost efficiency through local AI.
  • Pattern recognition methods

Trustworthy Electronics

  • Protection against product piracy / Counterfeit-proof labeling
  • Tamper-proof and fail-safe electronics
  • Trustworthy supply chains

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