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Video use in data collection rising, according to survey

A recent survey conducted by HBM, shows that video use is accelerating in data collection with almost half of the respondents already using video in data recording today.

Control Engineering Europe
06/18/2017

A recent survey, conducted by HBM, shows that video use is accelerating in data collection. Almost half of the respondents (47%) already use video in data recording today. In addition, 54% of the respondents expect video use within their organization to increase in the next year.

Video cameras are already used in many industrial test and measurement applications in addition to data collection with traditional tactile sensors. However, until now, there has been very little information on the level and nature of this use.

"Based on the study there is no longer any question that recording video data in parallel to tactile sensors or digital bus signals is becoming more and more attractive to users," said Christof Salcher, product manager instrumentation at HBM. "Video supports traditional sensor data and is becoming a valuable source of additional information, making the room for interpretation even narrower in testing". Among the survey's findings include: 

Edited from a Control Engineering Europe article by Chris Vavra, production editor, Control Engineering, CFE Media, cvavra(at)cfemedia.com.

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