Sensors Expo 2002: National Instruments updates vision software

San Jose, Calif. - National Instruments announced version 6.1 of its Vision Development software, which engineers and scientists can use to create embedded vision systems for applications such as automated inspection and alignment in manufacturing.

05/28/2002


San Jose, Calif. - National Instruments announced version 6.1 of its Vision Development software, which engineers and scientists can use to create embedded vision systems for applications such as automated inspection and alignment in manufacturing. Together with LabView Real-Time, this version brings embedded vision capabilities to the PXI/CompactPCI platform.

This version is a bundle of vision software consisting of IMAQ Vision 6.1 and IMAQ Vision Builder 6.1. With this module, engineers and scientists can prototype vision applications and generate LabView programs on a host computer, and then deploy these applications on the real-time PXI platform. With PXI, engineers and scientists can take advantage of advanced timing features and synchronize imaging devices with NI data acquisition (DAQ) and motion control hardware.

This version is a bundle of vision software consisting of IMAQ Vision 6.1 and IMAQ Vision Builder 6.1. With this module, engineers and scientists can prototype vision applications and generate LabView programs on a host computer, and then deploy these applications on the real-time PXI platform. With PXI, engineers and scientists can take advantage of advanced timing features and synchronize imaging devices with NI data acquisition (DAQ) and motion control hardware.

Control Engineering Daily News Desk
Gary A. Mintchell, senior editor
gmintchell@cahners.com





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