GE to acquire Kampro Technology

July 2003 News

GE Industrial Systems, a unit of the General Electric Company, has agreed to acquire substantially all of the assets of Kampro Technology, a specialist in the development and manufacturing of high-performance image sensing technologies for all applications. The Taipei, Taiwan-based company is privately held.

The Kampro product portfolio includes a full range of advanced high-performance image sensing products that feature ultra-low light, ultra-high sensitive, high-resolution, harsh-environment technologies in monochrome and colour. As part of GE, Kampro will have access to advanced technologies that will enable the company to develop some of the widest dynamic range image sensing technologies in the world that are able to display details in ultra-low and very bright light conditions.

"GE is very excited to include some of the world's most advanced, high-performance image sensing technologies as part of our integrated offering of security products, and to help our customers protect the public," said Lloyd Trotter, president and CEO, GE Industrial Systems.

"Kampro high-performance image sensing technologies will add for GE customers an incredible array of surveillance options to help protect the public," said Kenneth Boyda, president and CEO, GE Interlogix, GE's security business. "As part of GE, Kampro will be developing technologies that filter a wide variety of light conditions and can see tremendous details across one of the widest dynamic ranges in the world."

For more information contact Brett Birch, GE Interlogix, 011 805 1590.





Share this article:
Share via emailShare via LinkedInPrint this page



Further reading:

Online fleet management system
Issue 1 2020 , News
Fleet Domain’s online Fleet Management Information System is reducing operating costs and improving safety for South African logistics firms.

Read more...
Digital insurance bundle for assets and devices
Issue 1 2020 , News
My CyberCare is a specialist provider of personal, and SMME online cyber insurance, cyber detection and cyber monitoring solutions for both local and global consumption.

Read more...
IDEMIA to supply Morocco’s national electronic ID cards
Issue 1 2020, IDEMIA , News
IDEMIA will supply Morocco with national electronic ID cards and introduce a secured digital identity online services platform.

Read more...
Rockwell Automation to acquire Avnet
Issue 1 2020, Rockwell Automation , News
Rockwell Automation announced it has signed an agreement to acquire privately held Avnet Data Security, an Israeli-based cybersecurity provider with over 20 years’ experience providing cybersecurity services.

Read more...
Do we really want simplicity?
Issue 1 2020, Technews Publishing , News
Everything today has to be simple, easy and fast. Even access to your bank account has to fit these adjectives and banks spend significant time and money trying to ensure their web and mobile interfaces ...

Read more...
Longse Distribution to become LD Africa
Issue 1 2020, LD Africa , News
Brendon Whelan, sales manager for Longse Distribution, announced that the company officially changed its name to LD Africa as of 20 January 2020.

Read more...
Three expos in one
Issue 1 2020 , News
Looking ahead to 2020 Vision: combined Securex South Africa, A-OSH EXPO and Facilities Management Expo 2020 promises to be even bigger and better.

Read more...
Security events you can’t miss in 2020
Issue 1 2020, Technews Publishing , News
Hi-Tech Security Solutions will host a number of focused events in 2020 to highlight the latest in security technology and the operational benefits they deliver.

Read more...
David Shapiro to chair ESDA
Issue 1 2020, ESDA (Electronic Security Distributors Association , News
The Electronic Security Distributors’ Association (ESDA), established in 1989, has elected David Shapiro as its chairperson for 2020.

Read more...
Dimension Data debuts fifth business
Issue 1 2020 , News
Dimension Data has launched its fifth business in the MEA region, Dimension Data Security, aimed at helping organisations in the region address the challenges of today’s rapidly evolving threat landscape.

Read more...