Story # 5: In March 2022, Zebra Technologies announced its intention to acquire Matrox Imaging and further expand Zebra's presence in the machine vision market.
Story #4: 3D imaging suppliers continue to increase the durability of their products as well as design them for more varied applications, ranging from surface inspection to robotics.
Story #3: In May 2022, John Deere introduced its autonomous tractor—a package that includes a John Deere 8R tractor, a TruSet™-enabled chisel plow, GPS guidance system, and other advanced technologies.
Story #2: End users continue deploying embedded vision in more and more applications, including robotics, intelligent video analytics, remote patient monitoring, diagnostics, and autonomous shopping systems.
Story #1: More solutions employ deep learning/AI, and as they do, applications for vision/imaging extend farther and farther away from the factory floor.