- Anzeige -
read time: 1min
Safety First

Apr 14, 2020 | inVISION

For years, image processing has only marginally dealt with the subject of safety. Although there are solutions from Pilz and Sick that safely monitor defined protected areas in production using cameras, unfortunately neither system has really caught on. However, there may be new movement on the vision safety market, because while the first two solutions mentioned were based purely on the evaluation of camera images, two companies are now presenting completely new approaches for these applications: tofmotion with a time-of-flight approach and Inxpect with an ultrasonic solution, both of which are already SIL-certified. In times of constantly increasing numbers of robots and cobots, there is certainly nothing wrong with having solutions for these growth markets in our portfolio.


Autonomous Picking
Autonomous Picking

Image: Universal Robots (Germany) GmbH Today, most bin...


this may also interest you

Safety First

For years, image processing has only marginally dealt with the subject of safety.

inVISION at home

Special events require special reactions. To ensure that you always have access to the current issue even during the Corona pandemic and that you can read our trade journals in your home office (or any other place), TeDo Verlag provides you with the upcoming issues of its trade journals free of charge as an eMagazine.

Fingers Crossed

Probably none of us imagined March 2020 at the beginning of the year like this.

Who’s next?

Unfortunately, the coronavirus currently has the trade fair landscape firmly under its control.

Access to AI

Meanwhile more and more users have made their first experiences with AI.

DGQ Quality Day

DGQ Quality Day For the sixth time, the Deutsche...