MVTec Software GmbH

MVTec Software GmbH is a leading international manufacturer of software for machine vision used in all demanding areas of imaging like the semiconductor industry, inspection, optical quality control, metrology, medicine or surveillance. In particular, software by MVTec enables new automation solutions in settings of the Industrial Internet of Things.

MVTec Software GmbH

Products: MVTec is the developer and vendor of the general purpose machine vision software products HALCON and MERLIC.
MVTec HALCON is optimized for the needs of OEMs and system integrators and allows engineers to set up their own solutions for a specific machine vision task.
MVTec MERLIC is a powerful, all-in-one machine vision software product that enables users to quickly build complete solutions without programming.

Solutions: Furthermore, MVTec builds customized software solutions for machine vision – from consultancy, studies, and prototypes up to integrated products. Software solutions can be based on standard PC or embedded hardware (e.g., Arm®-based systems). Moreover, MVTec’s team has an excellent background in processing images of different kinds, including 3D, infrared, hyperspectral, and X-ray images.

Software Services


Application Development, Machine Vision

Operating Systems:

Android, Embedded Linux

MVTec Software has many years of experience with bringing its comprehensive standard software for machine vision, HALCON, onto embedded platforms.

HALCON is readily available for a wide range of Arm-based platforms running the Linux operating system without the need for customized porting, e.g., the Toradex Apalis TK1 and Apalis iMX6.

With HPeek, MVTec also offers a tool which allows you to easily check the performance of your embedded device for typical machine vision applications without the need for any license.

MVTec provides a HALCON Toradex Easy Installer demo image supporting the Apalis TK1 and Apalis iMX6 modules.

MVTec Professional Vision Software Solutions on Toradex Modules

Toradex Partner Highlights at Embedded World 2018: MVTec

Webinar: An introduction to Embedded Vision with MVTec HALCON


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