Pleora’s NBASE-T Video Interface Earns Vision Systems Design 2017 Innovators Award

OTTAWA, CANADA, April 3, 2017: Pleora Technologies, the world’s leading supplier of high-performance video interfaces, today announced that its iPORT™ NTx-NBT Embedded Video Interface has been recognized in the Vision Systems Design 2017 Innovator Awards Program. The judging panel, consisting of experts from system integrator and end-user companies, awarded Pleora with silver in the annual innovation program.

Pleora is the first company to develop and ship NBASE-T products for the vision industry. The iPORT NTx-NBT hardware provides a cost-effective upgrade path for imaging device designers by supporting faster 2.5 and 5 Gbps transfer of GigE Vision-compliant images over low-cost Cat5e cabling. Leading X-ray flat panel detector (FPD) and camera manufacturers are designing Pleora’s GigE Vision over NBASE-T video interface into advanced imaging devices for medical and machine vision applications.

“This competitive, unbiased program celebrates the most innovative products and services in the vision and image processing industry,” said Vision Systems Design Group Publisher Alan Bergstein. “Pleora’s latest video interface brings the proven connectivity and cost benefits of NBASE-T technology to the imaging market. On behalf of the Vision Systems Design Innovator Awards, I congratulate Pleora Technologies on their award.”

NBASE-T technology is a natural evolution for high-performance imaging thanks to its increased bandwidth, low-cost cabling, and compatibility with existing GigE Vision software. This is the latest vision industry award for NBASE-T, with the technology earning an inVision Top Innovation 2017 award.

“We’re seeing growing demand for our NBASE-T interface as manufacturers seek ways to cost-effectively meet increasing bandwidth demands in real-time imaging applications,” said Harry Page, president, Pleora Technologies. “This latest industry recognition for our NBASE-T embedded interface is further proof of the performance, design, and cost benefits that NBASE-T technology brings to the imaging market.”

Learn More about NBASE-T

Pleora will be showcasing its NBASE-T video interface at Automate 2017 (April 3-6, McCormick Place, Chicago – Booth #2628). For more on the iPORT NTx-NBT Embedded Video Interface visit www.pleora.com/our-products/embedded-hardware/iport-nbase-t.

About Pleora Technologies

Pleora Technologies invented high-performance frame grabbers and embedded hardware for the delivery of video over Gigabit Ethernet, and leads the market in video interfaces for USB 3.0 and wireless. With this spirit of innovation, Pleora engineers reliable video interfaces for system manufacturers and camera companies serving the military, medical, and industrial automation sectors. Pleora provides end-to-end solutions that shorten time-to-market, reduce risk, and lower costs. We partner with customers and tailor our products to individual needs. Find out more at www.pleora.com.

About Vision Systems Design

Published since 1996, Vision Systems Design is a global resource for engineers, engineering managers and systems integrators that provides comprehensive global coverage of vision systems technologies, applications, and markets. Vision Systems Design's magazine, website (www.vision-systems.com), email newsletters and webcasts report on and analyze the latest technology and business developments and trends in the worldwide machine vision and image processing industry.

About The Vision Systems Design 2017 Innovators Awards program

The Vision Systems Design 2017 Innovators Awards program reviewed and recognized the most innovative products and services in the vision and image processing industry. Honorees were announced at Automate 2017 held in Chicago, Illinois, USA. Criteria used in the Innovators Awards ranking included: originality, innovation; impact on designers, systems integrators and end-users; fulfilling a need in the market that hasn’t been addressed, leveraging a novel technology, and increasing productivity.

For more information, contact:

Ed Goffin, Marketing Manager
Pleora Technologies Inc.
Tel: +1-613-270-0625, ext. 164
Email: ed.goffin@pleora.com
Twitter: @Pleora