From Prized Possessions to Everyday Helpers

Two researchers still have their first calculators decades later. These devices are the perfect example of how Moore’s Law has granted many people access to this technology in such a short space of time.

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ZEISS Stories
21 March 2019

From Prized Possessions to Everyday Helpers

Two researchers still have their first calculators decades later. These devices are the perfect example of how Moore’s Law has granted many people access to this technology in such a short space of time.

Press Release
14 March 2019

Intel’s Preferred Quality Supplier Award

ZEISS Semiconductor Mask Solutions has been recognized by Intel as a recipient of a 2018 Preferred Quality Supplier (PQS) award. The PQS award recognizes companies like ZEISS that Intel believes have relentlessly pursued excellence and conducted business with resolute professionalism.

ZEISS Stories
13 March 2019

What a rice plant can tell us

In China, rice is an important part of the past, present and future. Due to a growing population and the high demand, the yield of rice must continuously be increased while ensuring high quality standards. The search for rice for the future is goal of the research.

Press Release
08 March 2019

ZEISS Receives FDA Clearance for Epithelial Thickness Mapping for CIRRUS HD-OCT

ZEISS Medical Technology Segment of ZEISS announced that it has received 510(k) clearance from the FDA for the CIRRUS HD-OCT platform, expanding the capabilities of its Anterior Segment Premier Module to include Epithelial Thickness Mapping (ETM).


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Intel PQS Trophy
Intel PQS Trophy
Intel PQS Trophy
The team from ZEISS was delighted to receive Intel´s PQS Award.
ZEISS CIRRUS Epithelial Thickness Mapping
ZEISS CIRRUS Epithelial Thickness Mapping
ZEISS ZEN Connect
ZEISS ZEN Connect always shows data in context and offers materials researchers at universities, multi-user facilities or industrial labs unique insights while saving time.
ZEISS ZEN core
The ZEISS ZEN core software suite for microscopy imaging, automated analyses, and multi-modal workflows makes materials laboratories more productive.
ZEISS ZEN core
ZEISS ZEN core at work: One interface for all microscopes in a multi-user environment
Multifunctional Smart Glass
For the first time ever, a technology developed by ZEISS has made it possible to utilize transparent glass or plastic in a whole range of different ways.
ZEISS Completes Venture Investment in Advanced LiDAR Company Bridger Photonics
Bridger Photonics LiDAR solutions for Aircrafts and Drones
ZEISS VISUFIT 1000
Good vision requires more than just the right prescription eyeglass lenses. These must also be properly centered in the frames. ZEISS VISUFIT 1000 helps ZEISS eye care professionals provide glasses precisely matched to the wearer's Needs.
ZEISS Photography Award
The ground-breaking ceremony was attended by representatives of ZEISS, the City of Lyon, County Oakland, the State of Michigan and involved construction companies.
ZEISS Photography Award
“Winning the ZEISS Photography Award 2018 has given great extra visibility for my project”: Last year’s winner Nick Hannes from Belgium wowed the judges with his photos series “Garden of Delight” on leisure and consumerism in Dubai.
ZEISS and arivis AG intensify strategic partnership
Advanced software is needed to visualize and analyze ever increasing amounts of data produced by modern microscopy systems.
Organizing and managing digital classrooms efficiently: New software module ZEISS Labscope Teacher
Organizing and managing digital classrooms efficiently: New software module ZEISS Labscope Teacher

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Annual Press Conference 2018

Another Record Year for ZEISS: Revenue increased by nine percent to EUR 5.8 billion.

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Annual Report 2017/18 for the ZEISS Group

The ZEISS Group is continuing its growth trajectory. In fiscal year 2017/18 (ended on 30 September 2018), the company achieved record-breaking revenue and earnings: revenue increased by nine percent to EUR 5.817 billion (previous year: EUR 5.348 billion). After currency adjustments, revenue rose by 12 percent.