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Image Processing Software by MVTec

MVTec Software GmbH is a leading international manufacturer of software for industrial image processing. The software products HALCON and MERLIC enable cost savings and improved time to market due to high flexibility and compatibility.

HALCON – the Standard Software for Image Processing

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MVTec HALCON is the comprehensive standard software for image processing, which offers a set of various technologies. The flexible architecture facilitates rapid development of any kind of machine vision application.


  • Huge range of features like deep learning, matching, identification...
  • Easy programming in C, C++, C#, and Visual Basic .NET
  • Available for a multitude of platforms
  • Large imaging library of more than 2,000 operators
  • Integrated development environment (IDE): HDevelop
  • Support of multi-core and -processor computers
  • Runs perfectly on embedded devices
  • Support of hundreds of industrial cameras, frame grabbers, and all common vision standards

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MERLIC – the All-in-one Software for Image Processing

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MERLIC is an all-in-one software product for quickly building image processing applications without programming. It combines reliable, fast performance with great user-friendliness.


  • Industrial image processing application without programming
  • Image-centered user interface for a simple configuration
  • EasyTouch for an easy guidance towards the solution
  • Integrated tool library, which can be extended flexibly
  • Support of multiple frontends, which can run simultaneously without performance loss
  • Great flexibility for configuring and/or programming embedded vision applications

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