Toshiba Teli Corporation and Icron Technologies Validate USB 3.0 Joint Product Interoperability

View a live demonstration of Toshiba Teli’s USB 3.0 BU series camera and Icron’s ExtremeUSB® active extension cable at Automate 2015 from March 23rd to 26th at McCormick Place in Chicago, Illinois

Burnaby, British Columbia – March 17, 2015 – Icron Technologies Corporation, a leader in USB and video extension technology, and Toshiba Teli Corporation, an expert in the development and manufacturing of electronic and systems for industrial use, today announced joint product interoperability between Toshiba Teli’s USB 3.0 BU series cameras and Icron’s 15-meter active USB 3.0 extension cable, the USB 3.0 Spectra™ 3001-15.

Toshiba Teli’s USB 3.0 BU series is an integrated one-body type camera that adopts all pixel data readout inter line CCD or CMOS. This AIA USB3 Vision conforming camera series features high frame rates up to 170fps, uncompressed video, and built in color processing for color models. With the incorporation of Toshiba Teli’s new TELI IP Core technology, users can easily integrate this USB 3.0 camera with Toshiba Teli’s original technology and other industrial equipment.

Icron’s USB 3.0 Spectra 3001-15 is a bus-powered copper cable that extends USB 3.0 at 5Gbps over 15 meters distance while providing a full 5V, 900mA of current and features a locking connector per the AIA USB3 VisionTM specification. Moreover, the Spectra active cable comes with a two-year warranty and includes the ExtremeUSB® suite of features such as transparent USB extension, true plug and play (no software drivers), and compatibility with all major operating systems including Windows® 8.

A demonstration of Toshiba Teli’s USB 3.0 BU camera and Icron’s Spectra extender cable will be part of a featured showcase at the Icron Technologies booth (#339) during the Automate 2015 show from March 23rd to 26th at McCormick Place in Chicago, Illinois.

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About Icron Technologies Corporation
Icron Technologies is a leading developer and manufacturer of high-performance USB and video extension solutions for commercial and industrial markets worldwide. Icron’s patented extension technology extends Video and USB devices over many media types including Cat 5e, Fiber, Wireless, DisplayPort®, and over a corporate LAN. Icron’s extension products are deployed in a wide range of applications including pro AV, industrial automation, machine vision, medical imaging, aerospace, interactive whiteboards, remote desktop extension, security, enterprise computing and isolated USB, or anywhere a PC needs to be remotely located from a display or peripheral device.

About Toshiba Teli Corporation
Toshiba Teli Corporation develops and manufactures CMOS and CCD cameras for machine vision, industrial automation, inspection, measurement, robotics, 3D, pick and place, AOI and medical imaging. The product assortment includes USB 3.0, Gigabit, Firewire, PoCL®, Camera Link®, analog, RS170 (EIA), CCIR, mini-cube and HD CMOS cameras using CCD and CMOS sensors up to 12 megapixels. Toshiba Teli Corporation also manufactures a 6.5 megapixel OEM camera which uses Teli’s original CMOS sensor. We build on established technology with state-of-the-art innovations that support constant efforts to maintain the very highest quality levels in our products.

About Automate
Automate is the largest solutions-based showcase of automation technologies in North America. Formerly the International Robots, Vision & Motion Control Show which dates back to 1977, Automate now demonstrates the full spectrum of automation technologies and solutions for a broad array of industries. The show is held once every two years. Right at the front of Automate, companies that provide integration of automation, robotics and machine vision will show actual demonstrations of systems. This will allow attendees to see live demos solving challenges they face in their industry, and also to learn from solutions used in other industries that may be beneficial to them. The rest of the show features the latest automation, robotic, vision and motion control technologies and systems on display from leading global suppliers.