New HALCON Training Partner in Southern Germany

The Imaging Source Europe GmbH, long-standing partner of MVTec Software GmbH, extends the support and distribution activities in Southern Germany and becomes MVTec Certified Training Partner.

MVTecs distributor The Imaging Source strengthens the support and

distribution activities of the machine vision software HALCON with their new
sales office in Gernlinden near Munich, Germany. The Imaging Source is now
part of the MVTec Certified Training Partner program, qualifying the
employees to pass on their broad knowledge about the software library HALCON
from MVTec to their customers. To receive this certification, selected
employees of The Imaging Source have participated in comprehensive trainings
by MVTec, thus enabling them to even better support HALCON customers in
developing their applications. The Imaging Source offers trainings and
seminars for HALCON starting now.

HALCON is the market leader among machine vision libraries regarding
performance, flexibility, and comprehensiveness of the tools states Patrick
Gailer, business development manager at The Imaging Source. HALCON fits
well with our camera portfolio to offer customers from all machine vision
markets an automated solution. Our support and our trainings help customers
to choose exactly the right tool from HALCONs variety in order to realize
his task most suitably and quickly.

Gerhard Wagner, MVTecs head of sales, says: We are very pleased that our
long-standing distribution partner The Imaging Source increases the
significance for MVTec with the local sales office in Southern Germany and
above that further strengthens the portfolio of HALCON services as certified
training partner.

About The Imaging Source
The Imaging Source is a multi-national enterprise with branches in the US,
Taiwan and Germany. They have been manufacturing imaging products for
scientific, industrial and medical applications for more than twenty years.
The industrial cameras, converters and frame grabbers manufactured by The
Imaging Source are highly robust and are designed to run for years with no
maintenance. The Imaging Source products are typically deployed in factory
automation, quality inspection, medical systems, microscopy systems, life
science projects and as of 2007 amateur astronomy. All imaging products
manufactured by The Imaging Source ship with Microsoft Windows drivers, an
SDK and powerful software for device control, display and saving of images.

About MVTec
MVTec is a leading manufacturer of standard software for machine vision.
MVTec products are used in all demanding areas of imaging: Semi-conductor
industry, web inspection, quality control and inspection applications in
general, medicine, 3D vision, and surveillance. MVTec has more than 30
established distributors, located throughout Europe, North and South
America, Australia, and Asia (China, Japan, Korea, India et al.). In
addition, MVTec, LLC works out of Boston, MA (USA), to better attend the
North American market since 2007.
For more information refer to www.mvtec.com

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