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Set up your line for success in 2021: Lessons for improving product line efficiency and effectiveness

Contributed by: Sciemetric Staff
December 17, 2020

Due to the circumstances of 2020, manufacturing budgets and timelines have been under an ever-increasing microscope. This sentiment certainly rings true when we looked back at the most-read content from our blog over 2020, where improving efficiency and effectiveness seem to be top-of-mind. Set your line up for success in 2021 with these tips from our most-read posts of 2020, here!

How to effectively store and manage machine vision images and data

Contributed by: Patrick Chabot - Manufacturing IT Manager
March 18, 2019

The information generated by machine vision systems puts a whole new spin on the term “big data.” The raw image files output from vision systems are huge, and manufacturers can generate terabytes of image data in a month—even in a week! So, what do you do with all this data? Read more to find out!

Smart cameras: Unlocking the ROI trapped in the black box

Contributed by: Patrick Chabot - Manufacturing IT Manager
November 28, 2018

A smart camera or machine vision system can do so much more than basic, "dumb" cameras—but many manufacturers don't take advantage of their full capability in terms of data analysis. That’s where the opportunity arises to generate a strong return on your machine vision investment, unlocking the full potential of the "black box".

Want to improve your manufacturing processes? Rethink your machine vision data management strategy

Contributed by: Sciemetric Staff
August 30, 2018

Machine vision images and data are a valuable part of the Manufacturing 4.0 equation. The problem is that machine vision images and data are often trapped in silos across the plant floor, with images stored in formats that make them difficult to access and analyze. With the right data management strategy, you can make this data accessible to your team so it can drive value.