Competence & Conformity

Our competence is reflected in both the quality of our products, which are certified according to international guidelines, as well as in our diverse involvement in various organizations and associations.

Our certifications

IDS has been awarded various certifications in accordance with international standards, confirmed by regular certification audits. Standardized processes are implemented across the company, which guarantee smooth operations and consistently high quality. Each IDS product undergoes extensive testing by the internal quality management department before leaving the factory. Supplier audits and external certifications, such as the Microsoft WHQL certification, are further proof of the high quality and long-term availability of IDS products.

ISO 9001 Certification

ISO 9001 Certification

Our company is ISO 9001 certified. The ISO 9001 standard sets minimum requirements for a company's internal quality management system and how it meets customer requirements, as well as other requirements in terms of product and service quality.

ISO 14001 Certification

ISO 14001 Certification

Our company is ISO 14001 certified. The ISO 14001 standard is the basis for our company's environmental management systems. Its primary objective is to promote environmental protection and prevention of environmental pollution, in line with economic, social, and political requirements.

UL

UL Certification

UL Certification

All IDS industrial cameras are UL-certified. The UL certificate demonstrates that the safety and suitability of our products for use is guaranteed permanently under certain conditions. It is a major competitive advantage if your machines and systems are fitted with UL-certified industrial cameras from the outset.

KC

KC

The KC (Korea Certification) mark signifies compliance with Korean product safety requirements for electrical and electronic equipment.

Our memberships

IDS is an active member and participant of various working groups in the following organizations and associations:

VDMA

VDMA

VDMA

VDMA (Verband Deutscher Maschinen- und Anlagenbau, German Engineering Federation) represents over 3,100 mostly medium-sized companies in the capital goods industry, making it the largest industry association in Europe.

Blue Competence

Blue Competence

Blue Competence

We are Alliance Member of the Sustainability Initiative Blue Competence, an initiative of the VDMA for promoting and communication of sustainable solutions for the Mechanical Engineering Industry. By using the trademark “Blue Competence”, we commit ourselves to these twelve Sustainability Guidelines of the Mechanical Engineering Industry:

USB3 Vision

USB3 Vision

USB3 Vision

As member of the Technical Committee we are among those who promote the USB3 Vision communication standard. USB3 Vision allows an individual and universal use in machine vision applications.

GigE Vision

GigE Vision

GigE Vision

As member of the Technical Committee we are involved and contribute to the technical development of the GigE Vision communication standard. GigE Vision allows an individual and universal use in machine vision applications.

AIA Vision Online

AIA

AIA

The Global Association for Vision Information (AIA) is the world's largest global vision and imaging trade group. Serving and networking with more than 330 member companies from 32 countries, AIA is the leading resource for vision and imaging information.

Edge AI and Vision Alliance

Edge AI and Vision Alliance

Edge AI and Vision Alliance

The Edge AI and Vision Alliance is a worldwide industry partnership bringing together technology providers and end-product companies to accelerate the adoption of edge AI and vision in products.

EMVA

EMVA

EMVA

The European Machine Vision Association EMVA is a non-for-profit and non-commercial association representing the Machine Vision industry in Europe.

PI

PI

PI

PROFIBUS and PROFINET International (PI) is the largest automation community in the world and responsible for PROFIBUS and PROFINET, the two most important enabling technologies in automation today.

RIA

RIA

RIA

The Robotic Industries Association (RIA) drives innovation, growth, and safety in manufacturing and service industries through education, promotion, and advancement of robotics, related automation technologies, and companies delivering integrated solutions.

UKIVA

UKIVA

UKIVA

The UK Industrial Vision Association (UKIVA) promotes the use of image processing technology by manufacturing industry in the UK. One of the most important ways in which this is done is to provide information about all the members, on a factual and uniform basis, to all enquirers.

MIPI Alliance

MIPI Alliance

MIPI Alliance

MIPI Alliance is a collaborative global organization serving industries that develop mobile and mobile-influenced devices. The focus of the organization is to design and promote hardware and software interfaces that simplify the integration of components built into a device.

ARMI

ARMI

ARMI

ARMI's mission is to make practical the large-scale manufacturing of engineered tissues and tissue-related technologies, to benefit existing industries and grow new ones.

Mikrocentrum

Mikrocentrum

Mikrocentrum

Mikrocentrum is a knowledge and networking organization which supports industrial companies through trainings, events and providing business information on its members. Traditionally its activities have been aimed at the Benelux, but more and more companies from other countries are joining.

JIIA

JIIA

JIIA

Japan Industrial Imaging Association (JIIA) is a Japan-based organization fostering technological innovation of industrial image processing. JIIA aims to implement international standards in Japan and to promote Japanese products on the global market.

Our declaration of conformity

Sustainability and responsibility play a key role for us and high environmental and ethical standards along the value go without saying. Therefore IDS takes consistent actions to comply with the following European and global directives:

RoHS

RoHS/WEEE

RoHS/WEEE

The aim of the RoHS or WEEE directive is the protection of the human health and environment including the environmentally suitable recovery and disposal of waste electrical and electronic equipment.

REACH

REACH

REACH

REACH is a chemical regulation with regard to the registration, evaluation, authorization and restriction of chemicals. This regulation is to ensure that only authorized chemicals will be put into circulation within the EU and that information about the risks of the chemicals may be passed on from the manufacturer to the end user.

Conflict Minerals (Dodd Frank Act)

Conflict Minerals (Dodd Frank Act)

Tin, tantalum, gold and wolfram are raw materials occurring in crisis areas. The Dodd Frank Act wants to ensure that nothing of the above mentioned raw materials, which are from such crisis areas where human rights are violated and the mining of raw material is financing arms purchases, are included in the products.

CE mark

CE mark

The CE mark (Communautés Européenes) is a mark of the European Union. It declares the conformity of a product with the applicable legal regulations of the EU.

FCC

FCC

The FCC label is a certification mark employed on electronic products manufactured or sold in the USA which certifies that the electromagnetic interference from the device is under limits approved by the Federal Communications Commission.