Software provides new 3-D visualization mode

AUGUST 6, 2009--Halcon 9.0.1 now provides a silent installer, which makes it possible to install the Halcon runtime version under Windows without any user interaction.

AUGUST 6, 2009--Halcon 9.0.1 now provides a silent installer, which makes it possible to install the Halcon runtime version under Windows without any user interaction. It automatically rolls out Halcon-based application software on many computers or machines. The new 3-D visualization mode is accessible within the integrated development environment HDevelop and is appropriate for interactively inspecting distance images. Descriptor-based matching for locating perspectively distorted objects has been improved, and the maintenance release addresses all currently known bugs. The release is available for any registered Halcon 9.0 user via download.
MVTec Software
Munich, Germany
www.mvtec.com

* See also www.halcon.com/download/common/release-notes-9.0.1.html

-- Posted by Carrie Meadows, Vision Systems Design, www.vision-systems.com

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PRESS RELEASE

MVTec launched HALCON 9.0.1
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MVTec Software GmbH, Munich (Germany) now has launched the release 9.0.1 for all HALCON users with important innovations free of charge.

HALCON 9.0.1 now provides a silent installer. This tool makes it possible to install the HALCON runtime version under Windows without any user interaction. Thus, the silent installer is predestined to automatically roll out HALCON-based application software on many computers or machines and helps HALCON customer to save costs. E.g, the silent installer significantly eases the remote maintenance of machines if their software must be updated.

With release 9.0.1, the new 3D visualization mode is accessible within HALCON's integrated development environment HDevelop. This mode is especially suited for interactively inspecting of distance images.

HALCON's descriptor-based matching for locating perspectively distorted objects is now significantly faster and even more robust. Speed and robustness were considerably advanced. Besides these enhancements, this maintenance release fixes all currently known bugs. The release is available for any registered HALCON 9.0 user via download.

More information:
http://www.halcon.com/download/common/release-notes-9.0.1.html

About HALCON

HALCON is the comprehensive standard software library with the IDE for machine vision. HALCON provides an outstanding performance for blob analysis, morphology, pattern matching, measuring, 3D object recognition, and binocular stereo vision, to name just a few. HALCON offers more than 1300 operators and provides interfaces to hundreds of industrial image acquisition devices. Furthermore, HALCON is platform-independent and compatible to Windows, Linux, and Solaris.
More information: http://www.halcon.com

Contact:
MVTec Software GmbH
Neherstr.1, D-81675
München
Tel. +49 89 457695-0
Fax +49 89 457695-55
www.mvtec.com
press@mvtec.com

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