ZEISS enters a software sales partnership with Scantech for its 3D inspection software
Oberkochen, Germany | 22 May 2023 | ZEISS Industrial Quality Solutions
ZEISS is cooperating with Scantech, a Chinese technology company that develops, manufactures, and distributes 3D scanners and measurement systems. The goal of the partnership is to offer Scantech’s scanners with ZEISS’ state-of-the-art inspection software to enhance the performance of its 3D solutions and further expands its global user reach.
For ZEISS, this partnership represents a further expansion of its market-leading position in metrology software. The ZEISS software allows to analyze 3D measuring data generated from Scantech 3D scanners and to create comprehensive reports. Dr. Marc Wawerla, CEO ZEISS Industrial Quality Solutions, states: “Through our partnership with Scantech we want to enable customers from all industries to benefit from our market leading expertise in metrology software.”
“We are impressed by ZEISS’s forward thinking and expertise in metrology. With its ability to provide comprehensive and versatile inspection software, our customers will unlock the full potential to accelerate digitization.” states Mr. Jeff Wang, CEO of Scantech.
ZEISS is an internationally leading technology enterprise operating in the fields of optics and optoelectronics. In the previous fiscal year, the ZEISS Group generated annual revenue totaling 8.8 billion euros in its four segments Semiconductor Manufacturing Technology, Industrial Quality & Research, Medical Technology and Consumer Markets (status: 30 September 2022).
For its customers, ZEISS develops, produces and distributes highly innovative solutions for industrial metrology and quality assurance, microscopy solutions for the life sciences and materials research, and medical technology solutions for diagnostics and treatment in ophthalmology and microsurgery. The name ZEISS is also synonymous with the world's leading lithography optics, which are used by the chip industry to manufacture semiconductor components. There is global demand for trendsetting ZEISS brand products such as eyeglass lenses, camera lenses and binoculars.
With a portfolio aligned with future growth areas like digitalization, healthcare and Smart Production and a strong brand, ZEISS is shaping the future of technology and constantly advancing the world of optics and related fields with its solutions. The company's significant, sustainable investments in research and development lay the foundation for the success and continued expansion of ZEISS' technology and market leadership. ZEISS invests 13 percent of its revenue in research and development – this high level of expenditure has a long tradition at ZEISS and is also an investment in the future.
With over 40,000 employees, ZEISS is active globally in almost 50 countries with around 30 production sites, 60 sales and service companies and 27 research and development facilities (status: 31 March 2023). Founded in 1846 in Jena, the company is headquartered in Oberkochen, Germany. The Carl Zeiss Foundation, one of the largest foundations in Germany committed to the promotion of science, is the sole owner of the holding company, Carl Zeiss AG.
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ZEISS Industrial Quality Solutions is a leading manufacturer of multidimensional metrology solutions. These include coordinate measuring machines, optical and multisensor systems, microscopy systems for industrial quality assurance as well as metrology software for the automotive, aircraft, mechanical engineering, plastics and medical technology industries. Innovative technologies such as 3D X-ray metrology for quality inspection round off the portfolio. In addition, ZEISS Industrial Quality Solutions offers a broad global spectrum of customer services with ZEISS Quality Excellence Centers close to its customers. The company is headquartered in Oberkochen. Production and development sites outside Germany are located in Minneapolis in the USA, Shanghai (China) and Bangalore (India). ZEISS Industrial Quality Solutions is part of the Industrial Quality & Research segment.