Basler Vision Technologies has released version 2.2 of its pylon camera driver package, which can be downloaded free from the company’s Web site. It includes a software development kit and release notes describing the new features and improvements for the driver, which has been enhanced to include any kind of vision application. C++ programming language support has been expanded to include standard C and Microsoft Visual Basic 6.0., and Microsoft’s newer C# and VB.NET also are supported. Camera Link interface configuration is via a GenICam-compliant API. All of the new APIs have full access to all of the camera and grabbing features on the company’s FireWire and Gigabit Ethernet vision camera families.