CenturyArks has announced shipping of the first Event-Based Vision industrial grade camera powered by the bio-inspired hardware/software technology offered by Prophesee.
The SilkyEvCam, an ultra-compact camera designed to address a wide range of industrial machine vision applications, utilises the performance and efficiency of the Prophesee Metavision sensor, as well as the recently announced openness and flexibility of the Metavision Intelligence Suite. This total solution gives customers rapid time-to-market application-specific solutions tailored to specific market needs in machine vision.
The SilkyEvCam is available for production orders and is ideally suited for many different use cases that require high degrees of performance, power efficiency and robust reliability in all environmental conditions.
In addition, Prophesee’s Metavision Intelligence software modules are seamlessly implemented to support applications such as high-speed counting, vibration monitoring, ultra-slow motion and object tracking. An intuitive set of development tools guide users on how to optimally implement Event-Based Vision in their machine vision systems.
“The performance and flexibility of the Prophesee Event-Based Vision solution, including the new SDK, provides an extended platform to meet the many machine vision challenges faced by our partners and customers,” said Mr. Saito, CEO of CenturyArks.
“The new “SilkyEvCam” USB camera equipped with a Prophesee sensor allows us to deliver a solution that is extremely efficient and cost effective. It offers a dramatic increase in the performance of sensing capabilities, AI processing and deep learning systems required in key areas such as predictive maintenance, manufacturing, factory automation, robotics and security.”
Luca Verre, CEO and co-founder of Prophesee added: “CenturyArks use of our complete Metavision offering demonstrates the range of potential it delivers for industrial automation use cases. By combining the efficiency of the underlying event-based sensor approach with our flexible development environment, CenturyArks and its partners can benefit from a powerful off-the-shelf machine vision systems and also implement customised solutions to meet specific and demanding applications.”
For more information go to: https://www.prophesee.ai/event-camera-century-arks/