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SWIR Vision Systems raises $5m for quantum dot sensors

19 October 2021

The company’s Acuros extended SWIR camera reaches 2.1 megapixel resolution out to 2,000nm wavelengths

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US integrator, Integro, bought by Kaman Distribution Group

14 October 2021

Kaman distributes more than six million items. The company has 220 locations across the US and Puerto Rico, with approximately 2,000 employees

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Vision Stuttgart attracts 5,400 visitors as industry reunited

08 October 2021

Christian Vollrath at Wenglor: ‘Compared with trade fairs featuring a machine vision area, the discussions are deeper and more detailed [at Vision Stuttgart].'

The GrAI Matter Labs team winning the award in Stuttgart. Credit: Landemesse Stuttgart GmbH

AI processor wins start-up award at Vision

08 October 2021

GrAI Matter Labs says its vision inference processor is 20 times more efficient in terms of inferences per second per Watt than a Google Edge TPU or an Nvidia Jetson NX

Luca Verre, CEO of Prophesee collecting the award. Credit: Ingrid Mazzega

Prophesee's event-based vision wins Vision Award

06 October 2021

Martin Wäny of the judging panel called event-based vision a 'new paradigm' in imaging technology

The Industrial Vision Days was attracting a crowd. Credit: Ingrid Mazzega

Demand for vision high, VDMA reports, as Vision show opens

05 October 2021

Mark Williamson, the chairman of the board of VDMA Machine Vision, said that growth in the vision sector will be slowed by the shortage in electronic components

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GML and Framos to launch AI vision at Vision Stuttgart

04 October 2021

The Life-Ready AI for industrial vision platforms will combine a vision inference processor from GrAI Matter Labs with Framos’s D435e depth camera

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Pleora enters Indian market with distributor Hemetek

28 September 2021

Hemetek is a provider of quality testing solutions for the packaging, pharmaceuticals, consumer goods, polymer, plastic, and food and beverage industries in India

The board of VDMA Machine Vision. Credit: VDMA

Mark Williamson elected chair of VDMA Machine Vision

27 September 2021

Meanwhile, Frank Konrad, CEO of Hahn Automation, was elected chairman of VDMA Robotics and Automation; Basler's Dr Dietmar Ley deputy chair

From left: Wenglor MD Rafael Baur; TPL Vision MD Daniel Huber; and head of the computer vision business unit Christian Vollrath. Credit: Wenglor

Wenglor acquires TPL Vision for lighting tech

27 September 2021

TPL Vision will be integrated into the Wenglor group as a division, but will continue to exist as an independent business unit

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Sony releases event-based sensors with Prophesee

10 September 2021

The industrial sensors, with a 4.86μm pixel pitch, are the result of work with Prophesee presented last year at the International Solid-State Circuits Conference

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Basler Q2 orders double, while semicon shortage bites

05 August 2021

Basler recorded a 30 per cent increase in sales in the first half of the year, posting revenue of €115.2m