Olympus Europe acquires Soft Imaging System

Sensor Review

ISSN: 0260-2288

Article publication date: 1 September 2004

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(2004), "Olympus Europe acquires Soft Imaging System", Sensor Review, Vol. 24 No. 3. https://doi.org/10.1108/sr.2004.08724cab.003

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Emerald Group Publishing Limited

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Olympus Europe acquires Soft Imaging System

Olympus Europe acquires Soft Imaging System

Keywords: Microscopy, Machine vision

Olympus Europe and Soft Imaging System have successfully worked together for many years in the light-optical microscopy market. Taking this co- operation further, Olympus Europe has announced that it acquired Soft Imaging System and its subsidiaries.

Soft Imaging System's software and hardware for imaging and microscopy are excellent additions to the Olympus microscopy and imaging product range. Together the two companies guarantee the highest quality, most innovative solutions and flexible products for microscopy imaging requirements in the market today and in the future.

Olympus Europe and Soft Imaging System have a clear vision of what future requirements are going to be in the area of light-optical microscopy as well as imaging applications overall.

“This acquisition now provides the basis for combined R&D. With highly integrated, yet modular and scaleable imaging solutions Olympus Europe will be able to lead the market with products that are superior in speed, flexibility and user friendliness,” says Dr Werner Teuffel, CEO Olympus Europe.

For additional information, please contact: Hans Thiele, Olympus Europa GmbH, Corporate & Imaging Systems Europe, Marketing Communications. Tel.: +49-40-237 73-263; E-mail: hans.thiele@olympus-europa.com