2011 Press releases
Cognex Introduces the First Wireless Industrial ID Barcode Reader with Ethernet, RS-232 and USB
NATICK, MA, USA December 15, 2011
Cognex Corporation (NASDAQ: CGNX) today announced a new wireless version for its next-generation DataMan® handheld industrial ID scanner, the DataMan 8000 series. The new wireless communication module and base station with Cognex Connect™ capabilities is now avai...read more
Cognex to Webcast Conference Presentations
NATICK, MA, October 31, 2011 — Cognex Corporation (NASDAQ: CGNX) announced today that Richard A. Morin, Executive Vice President and CFO of Cognex, will discuss the company’s performance and future prospects at two upcoming conferences:
- The Piper Jaffray Technology, Media and Telecommun...read more
Cognex Vision Library Now on Linux!
Cognex Corporation (NASDAQ: CGNX), the world's leading supplier of machine vision systems, has announced Linux support for the Cognex Vision Library (CVL), the world’s best-selling machine vision toolset. “This will open new markets for our products, so that machine builders using Linux platforms will h...read more
Checker now offers more tools, more lighting, and more options
Cognex Corporation (NASDAQ: CGNX) has introduced a line of new position tools, colored lighting and filters, and a new sensor model, Checker® 4G7X, to expand the practical applications of its Checker 4G line of machine vision sensors.
Checker now offers a new pattern-based position tool that supports 360...read more
New Automatic Test, Optimization, and Verification System for In-Sight Vision Applications
Cognex Corporation (NASDAQ: CGNX) has introduced a new feature for its In-Sight® vision systems that allows manufacturers to easily and automatically test the vision system and verify that it is functioning correctly. This new functionality called TestRun is available only with In-Sight vision systems and gives ...read more
Cognex Wafer Reader Sets New Standard by Doubling the Processing Power
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 desig...read more
Supercharged ID: Cognex Dataman 500 Delivers Unmatched Barcode Reading Performance for any Manufacturing Application
The high performance, fixed-mount barcode reader, DataMan® 500 from Cognex Corporation (NASDAQ: CGNX) is now available for factory automation applications. DataMan 500 is the first ID reader to be powered by a proprietary vision chip, called Cognex VSoC™. VSoC enables DataMan 500 to have unmatched barcode ...read more
New 3D Vision - Not Just Any 3D, It's Cognex 3D!
Cognex Corporation (NASDAQ: CGNX) has announced the addition of 3D vision in the new release of VisionPro®, the software that set the industry standard for machine vision performance. VisionPro 3D delivers accurate, real-time, three-dimensional position information to automate challenging assembly verification, ...read more
Cognex Receives Large Order for Dataman 500 Barcode Readers
NATICK, MA—April 21, 2011—Cognex Corporation (NASDAQ: CGNX) announced today 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,...read more