Vision Components GmbH

Vision Components is a leading international manufacturer of embedded vision systems. The freely programmable cameras with powerful onboard CPUs per-form image processing tasks on their own without the need for an additional computer. Vision Components offers OEMs versatile Linux-based embedded systems for 2D and 3D image processing, supplied as board cameras or in protective casings. These are complemented by a growing range of ultra-compact MIPI camera boards, which connect to a variety of different CPU boards. In addition, Vision Components offers software libraries and develops customized solutions on request. The team of experts can draw on extensive knowledge and over 20 years of experience with imaging applications. The company based in Ettlingen in southwestern Germany was founded in 1996 by Michael Engel, the inventor of the first industrial-grade intelligent camera. More world premieres followed, including the world’s first intelligent vision sensors and the first-ever embedded 3D laser profiler. Today, Vision Components has sales offices in the United States and Japan and works with local partners in over 25 countries to provide consistent customer focus and readily available expertise throughout the world.

Company type
Manufacturer Vision Components, System Solution Provider

Application Engineering, Industrial Integration

3D Sensor Head, Area Scan, Board-level Camera, Cabinet, Cable & Connector, CCD (sensor technology), CMOS (sensor technology), Code Reading, Colour, CPU / GPU, DSP, Embedded Software, Embedded Vision Device, FPGA, High Speed, Identification, Inspection 2D, Inspection 3D, LED, Light Controller, Line Scan, Monochrome, NIR, OCR/OCV, On-board Image Processing, Quallity Control in general, Robot Guidance 2D, Robot Guidance 3D, Smart Camera, Sorting, Surface Inspection Discrete Objects, Tracking, Vision Sensor