Surface Mount Technology companies
Designs, develops, manufactures and markets machine vision systems, or computers that can see.
category: Manufacturer of Assembly Equipment
Cognex Corporation is the world’s leading provider of vision systems, vision software, vision sensors and surface inspection systems used in manufacturing automation. Cognex is also a leader in industrial ID readers.
Cognex vision helps companies improve product quality, eliminate production errors, lower manufacturing costs, and exceed consumer expectations for high quality products at an affordable price.
Typical applications for machine vision include detecting defects, monitoring production lines, guiding assembly robots, and tracking, sorting and identifying parts.
Cognex serves an international customer base from offices located throughout North America, Europe, Japan, Asia and Latin America, and through a global network of integration and distribution partners. The company is headquartered close to Boston in Natick, Massachusetts, USA.
Cognex is publicly traded on the Nasdaq stock market under the symbol CGNX.
May 31, 2012 | Cognex® Corporation announced the release of SensorView® 2, a new smart display for Checker® machine vision sensors. With SensorView 2, production engineers can fully configure, test and monitor Checker 4G vision sensors, without a PC being required at any stage
May 30, 2012 | Cognex Corporation announced the addition of liquid lens optics for the DataMan® 300 series of fixed-mount barcode readers.
May 29, 2012 | Cognex Corporation (NASDAQ: CGNX) will highlight its most advanced fixed-mount industrial ID reader ever created
May 18, 2012 | — Cognex Corporation announced that it will host a series of complimentary half-day seminars for logistics professionals.
May 15, 2012 | Please join us, as Bill, one of the most prolific and influential inventors in industrial machine vision, presents “A New Foundation for 1-D Barcode Reading: Hotbars™ Image Analysis Technology” in a live webinar on Tuesday, May 22 at 2 p.m. EDT (11 a.m. PDT).
Apr 26, 2012 | Cognex Corporation (NASDAQ: CGNX), the world’s leading supplier of machine vision systems, today announced the release of the Cognex Explorer™ control center.
Mar 07, 2012 | Cognex Corporation has introduced OCRMax™, a new tool for optical character recognition (OCR) and verification (OCV) applications that gives Cognex vision systems and vision software the power to achieve the highest read rates while keeping misreads to a minimum.
Mar 07, 2012 | Cognex Corporation has been awarded a 2012 NPI Award in the category of Process Control Tools for its DataMan® 500 fixed-mount barcode reader. The DataMan 500 offers consistent, reliable reading of 1-D barcodes that lasers cannot read, including damaged, distorted, blurred, scratched, low height and low contrast codes.
Feb 15, 2012 | Cognex Corporation introduces the ultimate vision system that is small, tough and very smart - the In-Sight® 7000 smart camera. This new vision system series represents a true revolution in machine vision, featuring powerful vision tools, faster image capture, capability to power and control a range of external lighting, and enough input/output (I/O) capacity for virtually any inspection scenario - all in a compact, industrial IP67 package that makes the system ideal for more applications than ever before.
Feb 10, 2012 | Cognex Corporation has been selected for a 2012 Engineers’ Choice Award in the category of Machine Vision, Barcode Readers for its DataMan® 500 fixed-mount barcode reader. The award will be presented during a Monday, March 26, 2012 ceremony at the Sofitel Chicago Water Tower hotel.