DALSA, Waterloo, ON, Canada, offers the GEVA Gigabit Ethernet (GigE)-ready vision appliance that is compatible with DALSA Genie and Spyder3 cameras. It offers an expandable platform for multi-camera vision applications such as final inspection of large assemblies. The high-bandwidth camera ports are compatible with a range of mono or color, area and line scan GigE cameras. Camera expansion is accommodated using commercially available network technologies.
The system features a multicore processor equipped with high-speed memory resources. It includes dedicated display and USB ports for setup and run-time control, a third GigE port and serial port for factory communication, dedicated trigger inputs for inspection timing, dedicated strobe outputs for lighting control, and opto-isolated I/O for associated equipment interfacing.