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Install OpenCV Ubuntu server in Digital Ocean, Vultr or Amazon EC2

In the last few months I have been working in a Image Recognition system using OpenCV. The idea is to provide a REST API for clients to request images to be matched against an online database.

To run an application like this in the cloud I needed OpenCV installed in a VPS server using services such as Digital Ocean, VULTR or Amazon EC2.

In this post I will show how to install OpenCV in Ubuntu server.

For the configuration I will be using ubuntu server 14.04 (64bits), Digital Ocean and OpenCV v2.4.9 Continue reading