Cognex updates track and trace software

Addresses the requirements of pharma and medical device manufacturers to achieve unit-level product traceability

In-Sight Track & Trace identification and data verification software is deployed along the line as part of a complete healthcare serialisation solution

Cognex, a US supplier of machine vision systems, offers a new version of its In-Sight track and trace identification and data verification software for serialisation of healthcare products. In-Sight Track & Trace 2.0 includes enhancements that address additional requirements for pharmaceutical and medical device manufacturers to achieve unit-level product traceability.

In-Sight Track & Trace 2.0 can be used with multiple networked In-Sight vision systems to decode human-readable text as well as 2-D and 1-D barcodes, including Data Matrix, GS1-128, GS1 DataBar, securPharm and Pharmacode.

‘In-Sight Track & Trace is an off-the-shelf label verification and serialisation software supplement for our pharmaceutical customers required to comply with GS1 and FDA regulations and similar laws worldwide,’ said Herbert Lade, Cognex’s Vice President and Business Unit Manager, Vision Systems.

He added: ‘In the newest version, we incorporated bundling reading support, secondary authentication capability and our OCRMax tool for the highest read rates in the industry. This new feature provides superior read rates of human-readable dates, lot codes and serial numbers.’

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