How Embedded Vision Can Improve Inspection and Inventory Tracking

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How Embedded Vision Can Improve Inspection and Inventory Tracking

How Embedded Vision Can Improve Inspection and Inventory Tracking

From providing new methods of improving product tracking to eliminating the bottlenecks often encountered with visual inspection, embedded vision technologies are poised to change the game in many core manufacturing applications.

Category description: Automation is the use of control systems and information technologies reducing the need for human intervention.[1] In the scope of industrialization, automation is a step beyond mechanization. Whereas mechanization provided human operators with machinery to assist them with the muscular requirements of work, automation greatly reduces the need for human sensory and mental requirements as well. Automation plays an increasingly important role in the world economy and in daily experience.

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