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  • Embedded PC from AAEON built for factory...
    on February 23, 2018 at 8:20 pm

    Featuring a 6th or 7th Generation Intel Core desktop processor and support for DDR4 memory, the BOXER-6640 embedded PC is designed for factory automation and machine vision applications. […]

  • Identifying machine vision trends in 2018 and...
    on February 23, 2018 at 7:42 pm

    On a free webcast on April 25, David Dechow, Staff Engineer, Intelligent Robotics/Machine Vision, FANUC America Corporation, will discuss some of the advances in machine vision components and software that are powering recent growth in the machine vision market, along with the applications that are […]

  • Deploying machine vision for food and beverage...
    on February 22, 2018 at 6:30 pm

    In a free webcast on March 14, John Salls, Owner/Engineer, Vision ICS, will discuss the ramifications of errors in food and beverage manufacturing processes and how deploying a vision system for inspection can prevent such issues. […]

  • Identifying and meeting the challenges in...
    on February 22, 2018 at 5:18 pm

    In a free webcast on February 28, Bhaskar Ramakrishnan from DWFritz Automation will discuss the challenges inherent in packaging inspection—including those in the food industry, the medical industry, and the pharmaceutical industry—and how to avoid and prevent them. […]

  • 3D smart sensors from LMI Technologies enable...
    on February 22, 2018 at 4:52 pm

    LMI Technologies has announced the release of the Gocator 2430 and 2440 3D smart sensors, which are designed for scanning dark materials including tire tread, sidewalls, and rubber sheets. […]

  • Ruggedized lenses for machine vision released by...
    on February 21, 2018 at 3:24 pm

    Computar has announced the release of a line of ruggedized lenses, the MPW2-R series, which are designed specifically for harsh environments in machine vision applications. […]

  • Manta machine vision cameras feature second...
    on February 16, 2018 at 5:09 pm

    Expanding on its line of Manta machine vision cameras, Allied Vision has released the Manta G-158 and Manta G-040 GigE Vision cameras, which feature second generation Pregius CMOS image sensors from Sony. […]

  • Robot density rises with increased automation...
    on February 15, 2018 at 3:59 pm

    With growth in automation adoption worldwide, the average of global robot density has risen to 74 robot units per 10,000 employees as of 2016, according to a new report from the International Federation of Robotics (IFR). […]

  • Industrial PC platform from Artesyn targets...
    on February 15, 2018 at 2:49 pm

    New from Artesyn Embedded Technologies is the MaxCore industrial PC platform, which is based on PCI Express architecture and targets machine vision and video surveillance applications. […]

  • CoaXPress gains support as bandwidth rises
    on February 14, 2018 at 8:49 pm

    First unveiled ten years ago at the Vision Show in Stuttgart, Germany, CoaXPress (CXP) has become the dominant high-speed interface for machine vision cameras and frame grabbers. […]