In June 2018, Hikvision became the official Image Acquisition Partner of MVTec, a leading supplier of standard software products for machine vision. MVTec Image Acquisition partner program’s goal is the development and support of image acquisition interfaces to provide the best possible integration of machine vision cameras with MVTec products HALCON and MERLIC. Being Image Acquisition Partner, Hikvision will make sure standard machine vision cameras are compatible with MVTec’s up to date software version.
MVTec Software GmbH is a leading international manufacturer of software for machine vision used in all demanding areas of imaging like the semi-conductor industry, inspection, optical quality control, metrology, medicine or surveillance. In particular, software by MVTec enables new automation solutions in settings of the Industrial Internet of Things. MVTec HALCON is the comprehensive standard software for machine vision with an integrated development environment (HDevelop) that is used worldwide. It enables cost savings and improved time to market. HALCON’s flexible architecture facilitates rapid development of any kind of machine vision application. HALCON is optimized for the needs of OEMs and system integrators and allows engineers to set up their own solutions for a specific machine vision task.