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New maintenance release 4.4 for MERLIC 4

A new maintenance release for MERLIC 4 was published on March 12, 2020. With this release, we are strongly enhancing the possibilities to integrate MERLIC in the production environment. MERLIC 4.4 is now providing communication via digital I/O interfaces supporting Advantech, NIDAQmx, and Contec cards. Furthermore, it is now very …

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HALCON 20.05 Feature-Preview: Subpixel Bar Code Reader

The next version of HALCON will be released on May, 20, 2020. In the course of the following weeks, we will gradually publish spotlights to preview some of the features included in this version. The bar code reader has been improved by an advanced decoding algorithm, which increases the decoding …

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MVTec welcomes new Certified Integration Partner: Integrated Industrial Technologies

MVTec welcomes Integrated Industrial Technologies as a new member of our Certified Integration Partner Program. Integrated Industrial Technologies, Inc. provides industrial control and automation solutions to markets worldwide. Their engineering services include design, programming, equipment assembly, and final system commissioning. I2T provides custom fabrication, welding and complete turn-key machined products. MVTec …

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Anomaly Detection with MVTec HALCON

HALCON’s deep-learning-based anomaly detection allows you to easily detect whether images contain deviations from known training data. To train this network, only a relatively low number of “good” images is required. Consequently, there is also no need to label any data. Combined with its simple and flexible workflow, anomaly detection …

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HALCON 20.05 Webinar

The new version of the comprehensive machine vision software MVTec HALCON will be released on May 20, 2020. In our webinar you will have the chance to get to know all improvements and new features of the Progress version HALCON 20.05. Webinar Date: May 26, 2020 Time: 9 to 10 …

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MVTec fills new positions with Mario Bohnacker and Christian Eckstein

MVTec Software GmbH, the leading international provider of machine vision software, has filled two leading positions. In his capacity as the new Technical Product Manager, Mario Bohnacker has been responsible for the technical enhancement of the standard machine vision software HALCON since January 2020. Christian Eckstein joined the team in …

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New Dates: MVTec Technology Day 2020

Due to the high demand, we are offering additional dates for our “MVTec Technology Days – Deep Learning” seminar series in 2020. On eight dates this year, you will have the opportunity to deepen your knowledge in HALCON’s deep learning technologies classification, object detection and semantic segmentation. The next training …

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MVTec Deep Learning Tool 0.3 available now!

The MVTec Deep Learning Tool 0.3 is now available for download. What’s new? Labeling for HALCON’s image classification: Use the Deep Learning Tool for classification scenarios by assigning one label class out of a given set to an image. You can create and assign your own label classes, or use …

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Dr. Olaf Munkelt nominated as Manager Of The Year

Dr. Olaf Munkelt, managing director of MVTec Software GmbH, has been nominated as Manager Of The Year in the category AI and robotics (“KI und Robotik”) by German professional journal “Markt&Technik”. Since MVTec sees itself in a pioneering role with regard to modern AI technologies in machine vision, like deep …

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Fast and robust bulk code reading with MVTec HALCON

Challenges presented by the EU Falsified Medicines Directive for pharmaceuticals The pharmaceutical industry in particular has strict guidelines pertaining to the safety, labeling, and documentation of medicines. The EU Falsified Medicines Directive, which has been in force in Europe since February 9, 2019, requires all prescription drugs to be authenticated …

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Bin-picking application with MVTec HALCON boosts productivity

Short cycle times, little scrap, minimal stock-keeping – the factory of the future is networked and highly economical. This requires increasingly flexible and fast manufacturing processes that can be implemented using robots and 3D technologies. An important component here is machine vision. A specialist for it is the Pose Automation …

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Fully automated dispense and labeling system for pharmaceutical products runs with MVTec HALCON

MVTec’s Certified Integration Partner Crave Technical developed a vision system for an automatic unit-of-use dispense and labeling system for pharmaceutical products. MVTec HALCON is used in this system for object detection, bar & data code reading as well as hand-eye-calibration for robots that pick the boxes from a conveyor and …

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New Revision 13.0.6 of GigEVision2 Interface

MVTec has released the HALCON GigEVision2 interface revision 13.0.6 for HALCON 13 and newer. Registered customers can download the interface here. MVTec News-Feed

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New Revision 13.0.8 of GenICamTL Interface

MVTec has released the HALCON GenICamTL interface revision 13.0.8 for HALCON 13 and newer. Registered customers can download the interface here. MVTec News-Feed