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Software for Machine Vision Engineers


Overview

Adaptive Vision Studio 5.0 is data-flow based software designed for machine vision engineers. It does not require programming skills, but it is still so powerful that it has been used in many of the most demanding vision systems.

The architecture is highly flexible, ensuring that users can easily adapt the product to the way they work and to specific requirements of any project.

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Why Adaptive Vision Studio?

  • Because you develop vision systems much faster than with low-level programming.
  • Because this is the most powerful graphical software on the market.
  • Because you are getting everything you need for industrial image analysis – together with the highest performance and flexibility.
  • Because the world is changing and new challenges require new approaches.

Capabilities

Visual Environment

With Adaptive Vision Studio you create complete machine vision applications without coding. Just select filters (tools) from Toolbox and connect them in a visual editor. Then, drag & drop filter outputs to data previews and run the program. In a similar fashion you can also create an HMI. See how easy the environment is:

Professional   SMART   HMI Designer

Features: Intuitive

Drag & Drop

All programming is done by choosing filters and connecting them with each other. You can focus all your attention on computer vision. For a quick demo see Your First Program video tutorial.

You can see everything

Inspection results are visualized on multiple configurable data previews; and when a parameter in the program is changed, you can see the previews updated in real time.

HMI Designer + Events

You can easily create custom graphical user interfaces and thus build the entire machine vision application using a single software package.

Features: Powerful

1000 effective filters

There are over 1000 ready-for-use machine vision filters tested and improved in hundreds of applications. They have many advanced capabilities such as outlier suppression, subpixel precision or any-shape region-of-interest.

Hardware acceleration

The filters are aggressively optimized for the SSE/AVX/NEON technologies and for multicore processors. Our implementations are ones of the fastest in the world (as can be seen in the Performance section).

Loop, conditions & more

There is no coding, but you can still create custom and scalable program flows. Loops, conditions and subprograms (macrofilters) are realized with appropriate data-flow constructs in the graphical way. Version 5.0 also adds parallel programming.

Features: Adaptable

GigE Vision and GenTL

Adaptive Vision Studio is a GigE Vision compliant product, supports the GenTL interface, as well as a number of vendor-specific APIs. Thus, you can use it with most cameras available on the market, including models from Allied Vision, Basler, Baumer, Dalsa, FLIR, Matrix Vision, Photon Focus and XIMEA.

User filters

You can use user filters to integrate your own C/C++ code with the benefits of visual programming. It takes 30 seconds to build first user filter and 5 seconds to update one after recompilation. This video shows how easy and straightforward it is.

C++ and .NET Generators

Programs created in Studio can be exported to C++ code or to .NET assemblies. This makes it very easy to integrate your vision algorithms with applications created in C++, C# or VB programming languages.

Editions

Professional
full functionality
Smart
simplified inspections
Lite
non-commercial use
Support period 1 year 6 months None
Data-flow program editor Yes No Yes
Simplified program editor Option Yes Option
Macrofilters (subprograms) Yes Option Yes
User Filters (C++) Yes No No
Industrial image aquisition Yes Yes Watermarked
Digital I/O Yes Yes No
HMI Designer Yes Yes Yes
Separate runtime licensing Yes No No
Continuous program execution Yes Yes 60 minutes
SIMD-based optimizations Yes Yes Yes
Multicore-based optimizations Yes Yes Yes
C++ Code Generator Option No No
Export to .NET technology Yes No No
Parallel Tasks Option No No
Export encrypted runtime executables Yes No No

What's new in 5.0?

Version 5.0 (released in August/September 2020) came with some really big new things. There are two main themes. One theme is simplified development, where we added features specifically targeted for end users and more simple applications. The other theme are powerful features for advanced users who created big, multi-camera and highly interactive systems. Here are the top new features:

Powerful formulas

Formulas has been here for years, but with version 5.0 they can replace vast majority of auxiliary filters. This is possible with many new functions for arrays, geometry and with new array execution of expressions (in some programming languages this is called broadcasting)

Program sections

Instead of creating the program structure with macrofilters, now you have four standard sections in one view: INITIALIZE, ACQUIRE, PROCESS and FINALIZE which correspond to program initialization, image acquistion, data processing and things that should happen when the program is being closed.

Improved Results control

This new control is for easy definitions of Pass/Fail criteria. You just select a filter and you set ranges for its numeric outputs.

The Results control also collects and displays statistics such as Pass/Fail counters, average, minimal and maximal values.

Parallel Tasks

It became possible to run several macrofilters (worker tasks) in parallel. This creates many new possibilities, including handling asynchronous communication and optimizing processing of images coming from multiple cameras.

HMI Events

An Event Handler is a macrofilter that gets executed when an event occurs. This may be things like button click or change to a parameter. This new feature greatly simplifies creation of highly interactive HMI and allows for better separation of the HMI from the main program loop.

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Where To Buy Adaptive Vision Studio?

For more information about available options see Editions section.