Santa Clara, CA, March 27, 2015 - Newnex Technology Corp. announced today that its FireNEX-uLINK™ USB 3.0 Active Repeater Cable was recognized among the best in the industry by the judges of the Vision Systems Design 2015 Innovators Awards program. The judging panel consisted of esteemed experts from system integrator and end-user companies.
Newnex was awarded a Silver level award.
"On behalf of the Vision Systems Design Innovator Awards, I would like to congratulate Newnex on their Silver award," said Vision Systems Design Group Publisher Alan Bergstein. "This competitive, unbiased program celebrates the most innovative products and services in the vision and image processing industry. The team at Newnex should be very proud."
The FireNEX-uLINK™ series of active USB 3.0 repeater cables are capable of extending USB 3.0 camera to a computer for a distance up to 16 meters. The bus-powered cables utilize USB 3.0 standard copper cable and feature USB 2.0 backward compatibility, Plug and Play, USB3 Vision-compliant locking, and RoHS certification.
FireNEX-uLINK-16M™ is the newest generation form Newnex successful FireNEX-uLINK™ series. FireNEX-uLINK-16M™ is capable of extending USB 3.0 signal up to 16 meters. Like the previous generations (FireNEX-uLINK-8M™, FireNEX-uLINK-12M™, and FireNEX-uLINK-14M™), FireNEX-uLINK-16M� is fully bus-powered and is USB 2.0 backward compatible. In addition, it features USB3 Vision Compliant locking which makes it ideal for Machine Vision applications.
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 2015 Innovators Awards program
The Vision Systems Design 2015 Innovators Awards program reviews and recognized the most innovative products and services in the vision and image processing industry. High-scoring companies were announced at AUTOMATE 2015 held in Chicago, IL, 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.
Newnex Technology Corp. is a worldwide leader of innovation for USB 2.0, USB 3.0, USB 3.1 Type C, IEEE 1394 (FireWire), GigE Vision, and other connectivity technologies for machine vision, medical imaging, aerospace and a wide range of other industries. Currently, Newnex is an active contributor to the development of cable and connector specification for the USB3 Vision standard for machine vision applications. For more information about Newnex products and services, please visit www.newnex.com.