OCR Readers

Automatic ID, Sensors Monitors & Transducers, Vision Systems

Smart Cameras support barcode reading and machine vision.

June 27, 2016

Offering single, omni-capable platform, MicroHAWK® family includes fully integrated imaging engine and 3 industrial-rated miniature imagers. Paired with browser-based WebLink UI, AutoVISION Machine Vision Software, or advanced Visionscape® Machine Vision Software, MicroHAWK Smart Cameras expand industrial imaging from barcode imaging alone to universal imaging of any code, text, or part... Read More

Automatic ID, Software

Document and Medical SDKs offer optimized OCR capabilities.

November 24, 2015

With optimized LEADTOOLS Advantage OCR Engine, LEADTOOLS v19's AutoZone algorithm is able to recognize vertical and horizontal text in same document, as well as different character sets such as Latin and Asian. Document Viewer control can use ASP.NET MVC and can load from SharePoint, OneDrive, and Google Docs. Updates to Medical Viewer control include structured display, image... Read More

Automatic ID, Safety & Security Equipment, Sensors Monitors & Transducers, Vision Systems

The Israel National Police Awards ALPR Systems Contract to INEX/ZAMIR

December 16, 2013

INEX/ZAMIR is world's foremost leader in turnkey Automatic License Plate Recognition (ALPR) systems solutions, ideally suited to meet Israeli National Police needs. JERUSALEM – INEX/ZAMIR, the world's foremost leader in turnkey Automatic License Plate Recognition (ALPR) systems solutions, is pleased to announce the Israeli National Police has awarded to INEX/ZAMIR its coveted ALPR Systems... Read More

Automatic ID, Controls & Controllers, Electronic Components & Devices, Mechanical Power Transmission, Sensors Monitors & Transducers, Vision Systems

Xilinx All Programmable Solutions for Smarter Factories and Smarter Vision Showcases at SPS/IPC Drives 2013

December 2, 2013

Demonstrations highlight how Zynq All Programmable SoCs will transform tomorrow's factories SAN JOSE, Calif. – Xilinx, Inc. (NASDAQ: XLNX) will showcase its All Programmable Solutions for Smarter Factories and Smarter Vision at SPS/IPC Drives 2013.  Through a series of demonstrations, Xilinx and its Alliance Members will highlight how Zynq® All Programmable SoCs will help to transform... Read More

Automatic ID, Sensors Monitors & Transducers, Software, Vision Systems

Microscan to Highlight 3 Solutions for Error-Proofing Packaging Lines at Packology 2013

May 29, 2013

ALPHEN A/D RIJN, The Netherlands – Microscan, a global technology leader in barcode, machine vision and lighting solutions will demonstrate its latest innovations for track, trace and control at its booth # 193 in Hall C1 at the Packology trade show in Rimini, Italy, 11-14 June 2013. Microscan's AutoVISION™ machine vision suite of products, including smart cameras and machine vision... Read More

Automatic ID, Controls & Controllers, Sensors Monitors & Transducers, Vision Systems

Iris Authentication System can identify 50 people/min.

April 22, 2013

Able to authenticate 50 people/min at distance of 4 ft, HBOX® access control system suits such rapid-throughput areas as airports, stadiums, and enterprise environments. This high-throughput iris recognition device delivers video-based, real-time, at-a-distance, in-motion iris capture and stores user records onboard. Identity authentication system connects via Wiegand, F/2/F, Relay, and... Read More

Automatic ID, Sensors Monitors & Transducers, Vision Systems

Cognex to Display Its Most Advanced Industrial ID Reader at the 2012 Expo Pack México Show

June 1, 2012

NATICK, MA - Cognex Corporation (NASDAQ: CGNX) will highlight its most advanced fixed-mount industrial ID reader ever created - the DataMan® 300 in Booth #2012 at the upcoming Expo Pack México, scheduled to take place June 26-29, 2012 at the Centro Banamex in Mexico City. The DataMan 300 is designed to handle the most difficult ID code-reading applications on even the highest speed lines.... Read More

Automatic ID, Sensors Monitors & Transducers, Software, Vision Systems

OCR Technology keeps misreads to minimum.

March 8, 2012

Suited for use across all In-Sight® vision system and VisionPro® vision software platforms, OCRMax(TM) can handle character variations, text skew, proportional fonts, and variable string lengths. Segmenting functionality takes each character line and splits it into individual regions that each contains one character, ensuring OCRMax can recognize distorted, touching, and variably spaced... Read More

Automatic ID, Optics & Photonics, Software, Test & Measuring Instruments

Cognex Wafer Reader Sets New Standard by Doubling the Processing Power

August 10, 2011

NATICK, MA - Cognex Corporation (NASDAQ: CGNX), the world's leading supplier of machine vision systems, has introduced its next-generation wafer identification (ID) reader and accompanying software, the In-Sight® 1740 series and In-Sight Explorer Wafer ID software version 4.5.0. The new product family includes features designed to improve both read rates and reliability, while making it easier... Read More

Automatic ID

Cognex Receives Large Order for Dataman 500 Barcode Readers

June 21, 2011

NATICK, MA - Cognex Corporation (NASDAQ: CGNX) announces that it has received an order from Kiva Systems for 140 of its new DataMan® 500 barcode readers. Kiva, a leading provider of warehouse automation systems, will integrate these image-based barcode readers into a sophisticated, automated order fulfillment system being designed for a large medical device manufacturer. The DataMan 500... Read More

Automatic ID, Sensors Monitors & Transducers, Software, Vision Systems

USPS Awards Parascript Contract for OCR to Support Automated Parcel Bundle Sorting at USPS Facilities Throughout the United States

June 9, 2011

Parascript to provide 191 OCR units to automatically locate and recognize destination addresses on parcels and bundled mail, and output finalized address information Longmont, CO June 1, 2011 - Parascript, LLC, the image analysis and pattern recognition technology provider, today announced that it has been awarded a multi-million dollar contract to automate the processing of parcels and bundled... Read More

Automatic ID, Optics & Photonics

Forensic-Level Reader authenticates taggants through windows.

January 21, 2011

Fostering enforcement of motor vehicle safety laws and regulations, CarSure can read taggants (optical codes) and authenticate documents through car windows. Invisible taggants are integrated into documents during manufacturing process and thereafter can only be detected by CarSure reader. Taggants can be incorporated into any material, including plastics commonly used in stickers affixed to car... Read More

Automatic ID, Optics & Photonics

Cognex Dataman ID Readers Selected by Aerospace Industry Manufacturer

December 21, 2010

NATICK, MA - December 17, 2010 - Cognex Corporation (NASDAQ: CGNX) announced today that a leading manufacturer of components for the aerospace industry has selected Cognex DataMan®handheld ID readers to speed order processing and error-proof part handling at its production facilities worldwide. The manufacturer has purchased more than 100 of the new Cognex DataMan 8500 handheld readers, which... Read More

Automatic ID, Optics & Photonics

Mobile ID Reader provides 5 data capture modes.

December 9, 2010

Suited for border management, law enforcement, and transportation, handheld Model MD6000 enables users to validate multiple types of IDs while in field. Unit is equipped with readers for optical character recognition, 3-track magnetic stripes, contactless RF chips and contact chips, as well as optical single fingerprint capture. After data is captured, device encrypts and relays it via wireless... Read More

Automatic ID, Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Optics & Photonics

Card Reader features intuitive optical user interface.

March 17, 2009

Able to display alpha-numeric digits and Asian character sets, DIGIPASS® 835a features optical interface for automatic download of encrypted data from PC onto display. Data is transferred by holding optical interface in front of computer screen. Utilizing 5 phototransistors, optical technology has data transmission speed of 20 fps and can be used with CRT, TFT, LCD, LED, and plasma screens.... Read More

Automatic ID, Optics & Photonics

Mobile Computer comes with Windows Mobile 6 OS.

January 14, 2009

Equipped with Shift-PLUS(TM) technology for extended battery life, flashlight-sized Dolphin 7600 incorporates Adaptus Imaging Technology v5.0, which allows unit to read 1D and 2D bar codes, OCR fonts, and images to meet scanning needs for variety of retail or light industrial applications. Core features of Windows Mobile 6 include integration with Microsoft applications including Office, Internet... Read More

Automatic ID, Optics & Photonics, Vision Systems

Compact Reader identifies 2D data matrix and 1D bar codes.

August 18, 2008

Multi-Code Reader can identify, verify, and qualify most marking methods including dot-peened, laser-etched, and printed DMC codes as well as printed barcodes. Suited for harsh environments, solid-state, metal housing measures 80 x 42 x 53 mm and unit incorporates CMOS image sensor with DSP and integrated lighting system. Maximum target speed is 7 msec and unit can read even partially damaged or... Read More

Automatic ID, Sensors Monitors & Transducers, Vision Systems

Cognex Offers Broadest Range of Image-Based ID Readers

April 7, 2008

DataMan 700 handheld readers provide total confidence code reading Any code. Any surface. Any marking method. With the introduction of the DataMan® 700 handheld ID readers, Cognex now offers the broadest range of image-based ID readers and code quality verifiers available anywhere. From printed barcodes on labels to the most challenging 2D codes directly marked on metal parts, DataMan readers... Read More

Automatic ID, Sensors Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments, Vision Systems

Inspection System proofreads labels, inserts, and cartons.

February 20, 2008

Comprised of computer, imaging workstation, 12 megapixel camera, and software suite, Multicheck(TM) performs image and text comparisons, reads and verifies barcodes, and performs OCR on documents and applications with variable information. It can capture shadow-free image of any object up to 17 x 23 in. in diameter, under uniform lighting conditions. Database component enables master documents to... Read More