JANUARY 26--CIS Americas, a supplier of industrial-grade machine-vision cameras, announced alliances with four distributors serving the North American market for machine-vision products. The four distributors selected by CIS Americas are Aegis Electronic Group--aegiselect.com; Daitron--www.daitron.com; Motion Analysis--www.motionanalysisinc.com; and Phase 1 Technology--www.phase1tech.com.
The company's lineup of machine-vision cameras range from the cost-effective VCC-G20 series analog cameras to the new VCC-F32 color digital camera with 5M CCD image sensor and an ultrahigh-speed 72-MHz pixel clock. All CIS cameras are configured in high-density packaging, delivering high-speed and high-performance operation in a small footprint.
CIS Corp. was founded in 1978 and is based in Tokyo, Japan. While historically focused in the Japanese market, CIS has been a key contributor to the manufacture of private-label cameras and technology for many global camera suppliers. The company has received certification for ISO 9001 and 14001 and has been authorized as a Sony Corporation "Green Partner." More information can be found on the company's Web site at www.cis-americas.com.