Smart Eyewear for Industrial Use: Viewpointsystem presents a new product at drinktec 2017 - VPS 19
A clear view of the operational environment: Eye-tracking as an effective training tool

The eye-tracking data glasses VPS 16 from Viewpointsystem are a rapid and cost-effective resource for the remote maintenance of machinery and systems, inspections and acceptance procedures, as well as for training and documentation purposes.

Vienna / Munich, August 24, 2017. The costs of the machinery of the plant are reduced. They also include high follow-up. Swift fault repair is therefore of the essence. An innovative eye-tracking system from Viewpointsystem now helps make fast and precise remote diagnoses for cost-efficient fault repair.

The application works like this: The VPS 16 data glasses link up on-site staff via livestream with experts at other locations, for example, to an in-house expert at headquarters or the equipment supplier’s customer support. By tracking eyewaves, the glasses enable the expert to see with the eyes of the on-site technician, so to speak capturing his field of vision and visual focus from anywhere in the world in real time. If you want to know more about the product, please contact us. All the technician has to look at the machine part in question.

One company using the VPS 16 is the Private Landbrauerei Schönram in Bavaria. Repairs, maintenance and also pre-delivery inspections at the brewery are carried out quickly, with very few manpower hours and no travel expenses. As all procedures can be recorded, the company has the documentation and training videos ready at hand. Another advantage is that the system can be used in almost all lighting conditions. It can be deployed straight away without the need for any programming work. The system allows the user to be able to communicate with the user via a web browser.

If you would like to learn more about the many potential applications of the VPS 16, please contact us , There will be an opportunity to test the device for yourself.

About Viewpointsystem
Viewpointsystem combines the expertise of vision research with state-of-the-art technology development. The Vienna-based technology company has more than 20 years of experience in the field of eye tracking and has implemented more than 500 transports (Deutsche Bahn, Wiener Linien, ÖBB Infra, VIA Vienna International Airport). The company’s smart eyewear product, the VPS 16, has received the coveted CES 2017 Innovation Award as one of the top products in the category Wearables. Viewpointsystem currently employs some 40 people in technology, engineering and business development.


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