With better eyes, we get better robot outcomes which lead to more trust in our automation systems
Customer visits provide an excellent learning possibility. Recently I met a company that makes robotic automation systems for a variety of industrial automation applications, including palletization and depalletization for the food and beverage industry. The primary challenge facing them was to automate the task of beverage palletization. I noted down some of their difficulties;
The common denominator? The smart people in the R&D department at the customer realized all their automation problems were related to machine vision systems.
Everything is a vision situation. With better eyes, we get better robot outcomes which lead to more trust in our automation systems.
A well-designed vision system can alleviate many, if not all, of the problems outlined by the customer. An ideal machine vision solution allows;
However, the customer had not yet found a solution that checked off everything on their list of requirements:
Enter the award-winning Zivid One, the world’s most accurate real-time 3D color camera.
Zivid One can be the eyes for industrial automation systems, ensure more robust performance and enable automation of tasks that were previously difficult or impossible to automate.
It's safe to say that Zivid One checks all the boxes. With better eyes, we get better robot outcomes which lead to more trust in our automation systems.