Close

Search

Search Menu
Photonics Media Photonics Buyers' Guide Photonics EDU Photonics Spectra BioPhotonics EuroPhotonics Industrial Photonics Photonics Showcase Photonics ProdSpec Photonics Handbook
More News
share
Email Facebook Twitter Google+ LinkedIn

USB Cameras with GenICam Interface

Photonics.com
Mar 2009
IDS Imaging Development Systems GmbHRequest Info
 
OBERSULM, Germany, March 3, 2009 -- For its uEye LE range of USB cameras, IDS Imaging Development Systems GmbH now provides a GenICam interface, enabling increased flexibility in camera integration. In combination with the good price-performance ratio of the LE series, the board-level versions offer an interesting solution for systems integrators and OEMs.

With GenICam (Generic Interface for Cameras), the European Machine Vision Association last year introduced a standard for programming industrial cameras – the first to define a manufacturer- and technology-independent programming interface (API) for machine vision applications. Initially developed for GigE cameras, GenICam also can be used for models with USB, FireWire and other interfaces. Users working with cameras from different manufacturers can access all the cameras from one common interface.

IDS_uEye.jpgIDS now provides GenICam also for its uEye LE series, thus making these cameras more interesting for systems integrators and OEMs. Programming with a standardized API quickly pays for itself, especially in frequently changing hardware environments.

The USB cameras of the LE series are available in a CE-B-certified housing version with a C/CS-mount lens connection or as a space-saving board-level version with or without an S-mount lens holder. State-of-the-art monochrome and color CMOS sensors offer resolutions from WVGA (at 87 fps) to up to 5-megapixels.

The camera is supplied with a software development kit and a choice of interfaces and drivers. Besides GenICam, the software package includes a TWAIN interface, a DirectShow/WDM interface and an ActiveX component. A GenICam sample application complete with source code shows users how to integrate the cameras with their own applications, independently of the manufacturer and technology.

For more information, visit: www.ids-imaging.de

IDS Imaging Development Systems GmbH
Dimbacher Strasse 6-8
74182 Obersulm
Germany
Phone: +49 7134 961 96 0
Fax: +49 7134 961 96 99



REQUEST INFO ABOUT THIS PRODUCT

* Message:
(requirements, questions for supplier)
Your contact information
* First Name:
* Last Name:
* Email Address:
* Company:
Address:
Address 2:
City:
State/Province:
Postal Code:
* Country:
Phone #:
Fax #:

Register or login to auto-populate this form:
Login Register
* Required

When you click "Send Request", we will record and send your personal contact information to IDS Imaging Development Systems GmbH by email so they may respond directly. You also agree that Photonics Media may contact you with information related to this inquiry, and that you have read and accept our Privacy Policy and Terms and Conditions of Use.
5-megapixel resolution87 fpsC/CS-mountCE-B-certified housingFireWireGenICam interfaceIDSIDS Imaging Development SystemsindustrialLE range USB camerasmonochrome and color CMOS sensorsphotonicsProductsS-mount optionSensors & DetectorsWVGA resolution

Terms & Conditions Privacy Policy About Us Contact Us
back to top
Facebook Twitter Instagram LinkedIn YouTube RSS
©2018 Photonics Media, 100 West St., Pittsfield, MA, 01201 USA, info@photonics.com

Photonics Media, Laurin Publishing
x We deliver – right to your inbox. Subscribe FREE to our newsletters.
X
Are you interested in this product?
When you click "Send Request", we will send the contact details you supply to IDS Imaging Development Systems GmbH so they may respond to your inquiry directly.

Email Address:
Name:
Company:
Stop showing me this for the remainder of my visit
We use cookies to improve user experience and analyze our website traffic as stated in our Privacy Policy. By using this website, you agree to the use of cookies unless you have disabled them.