Camera for robot vision calculates 3D point clouds itself

The Ensenso XR stereo camera from IDS can calculate 3D point clouds itself. Afterwards, it transmits the data via Gigabit Ethernet or WiFi to a host PC for further analysis. The advantages of the new camera series include, for example, Read More

Intelligent sensors: the backbone of autonomous driving

Detailed environmental information is essential for autonomous vehicles. Only intelligent sensors allow safe manoeuvring. The international VDI Conference “Automotive Sensor Systems”, taking place in Munich on 13 and 14 February 2019 will focus on innovative sensor technologies for automated and Read More

Operators of the Laerdal Tunnel in Norway rely on Lantech PoE Switches

Lærdal Tunnel is a 24.51 km (15.23 mi) long road tunnel of European route E16 and located approximately 175~200 km (109–124 mi) north-east of Bergen, the second-largest city in Norway. The E16 is the main road between Norway’s two largest Read More

THE mating face for industrial Single Pair Ethernet communication

Integrated IP-based Ethernet communication as well as data and power over ever-smaller cables and connectors to devices are all major challenges facing Integrated Industry. As work continues towards achieving this goal, HARTING is also advancing in the area of Single Read More

Meyer Burger awarded contract from Chinese customer for its newest generation wafer inspection system

Meyer Burger Technology Ltd (SIX Swiss Exchange: MBTN) received the first order for its latest generation Wafer Inspection System, the WIS-08 shortly after launching the platform in the market. A leading PV manufacturer from China has ordered a total of Read More

New smartCONTROLLER connects IIoT hardware with intelligent data hub from nextLAP

nextLAP GmbH (, a specialist in IIoT solutions, has launched the new generation of its shop-floor gateway, smartCONTROLLER, which builds a bridge between IIoT hardware on the shop floor and the nextLAP AI Production Process Platform IP/1. The gateway connects Read More

Gerresheimer at CPhI Worldwide: Gx Elite Vials – High Quality and Filling Performance

The Gx Elite vials have set new standards for type 1 borosilicate glass vials. They are the result of comprehensive optimization measures in the conversion process, which have focused on designing out the risk to create product flaws during production Read More

HARTING delivers the design for the next generation of connectors

HARTING is driving the development of the standardisation of the new Single Pair Ethernet (SPE) technology forward. Now, in a multi-stage selection process, international standardisation committees have decided in favour of the Technology Group’s SPE mating face. "We’re pleased with Read More