Integro Technologies Corp., a leading machine vision integrator in Salisbury, North Carolina, has been named the first Certified Platinum Level Cognex Partner System Integrator (PSI). In 2003, Integro Technologies was named a Cognex Vision Integrator (CVI), and in 2005, became an official Cognex PSI. Integro Technologies has consistently been in the Top Tier of the Cognex PSI programs in North America. The new Certified Platinum status acknowledges System Integration companies that have experienced engineers on staff and have been trained on the latest technology available from Cognex. In addition, they have a significant investment in evaluation equipment to test and recommend the very best solutions for 2D and 3D vision inspection applications. “Cognex’s recognition of Integro Technologies as the first Certified Cognex Platinum Partner System Integrator (PSI) acknowledges our continued joint success. It demonstrates our shared growth, engineering prowess, and partnership in providing solutions for our domestic and international customers from 911 support to large-scale global deployments,” said Shawn Campion, President and CEO of Integro Technologies. “We look forward to growing and building on our long-standing relationship to provide the best 2D and 3D visual inspection solutions in the world.” “We are very pleased to have Integro as part of our new Certified Partner System Integrator (PSI) program. Integro has been a Cognex Partner for over 13 years. They have proven themselves capable of delivering high performance, integrated vision systems to our clients throughout the world,” said Mike Barber, Cognex Corporation’s Senior Channel Manager for the Americas. “Integro’s qualification for our most elite tier level, Certified Platinum PSI, further validates their capabilities as a premier system integrator to deliver exceptional value to our mutual customers.” About Integro Technologies Integro Technologies is a turnkey, machine vision integrator. Integro designs and develops custom machine vision inspection solutions utilizing a range of components from high resolution cameras, optical and illumination systems, material handling, robotics, and 3D vision system applications for automated quality control checks, 3D surface inspection, defect detection, classification, gauging, batch sorting, VGR, ID, optical character recognition, and more. Integro is an Advanced Imaging Association (AIA) Certified Integrator and members of the Robotics Industries Association (RIA) and the Motion Control and Motor Association (MCMA). Since its founding in 2001, Integro Technologies has cultivated strategic partnerships with recognized machine vision and system integration suppliers resulting in a 900% revenue growth since 2005. Integro is a certified integrator for KUKA Robotics, Universal Robots (HMI), and Yamaha Robotics as well as a value-add supplier for a vast number of vision related components. Integro Technologies has been recognized by Control Engineering as a “System Integrator Giant” for four consecutive years, has been twice named by the Charlotte Business Journal as a “Fast 50”, presented the Advanced Manufacturing “Emerging Leader” award in the Charlotte-region, and is a 2016 Inc. 5000 honoree. Integro Technologies has offices in NC, SC, VA, IN, TN, and MD. For more information about Integro Technologies, visit their website at www.Integro-Tech.com. About Cognex Cognex Corporation designs, develops, manufactures, and markets a range of products that incorporate sophisticated machine vision technology that gives them the ability to “see.” Cognex® products include barcode readers, machine vision sensors, and machine vision systems that are used in factories, warehouses, and distribution centers around the world to guide, gauge, inspect, identify, and assure the quality of items during the manufacturing and distribution process. Cognex is the world’s leader in the machine vision industry, having shipped more than 1 million vision-based products, representing over $4 billion in cumulative revenue, since the company’s founding in 1981. Headquartered in Natick, Massachusetts, USA, Cognex has regional offices and distributors located throughout the Americas, Europe, and Asia. For details visit Cognex online at http://www.cognex.com. Cognex and DataMan are registered U.S. trademarks and Xpand is a trademark of Cognex Corporation.