Clothes Passport for an iPad

Herrmanns Laundry Service AG operates dry cleaners and laundries both in Switzerland and elsewhere. As is customary in many dry cleaners, customers receive a discount/clothes passport, which they don’t have to take home with them – instead it is stored…

SCS Surround Measurement Technology

Modern cars are using more and more cameras in order to provide a better and more comprehensive display of their surroundings. Camera manufacturers need reliable measurement technology to design such systems. The SCS measurement technology box makes it possible to…

SGM Stereovision FPGA IP

A German OEM commissioned us to make a high-resolution and exact calculation of the 3D structure of a vehicle using video images of two cameras. Vehicles built in the future will be able to assess events in their immediate vicinity…

AVB JPEG Decoder IP for FPGA

The JPEG IP core for FPGAs, developed by SCS, allows compressed Ethernet packages to be received and then decompressed. The decoder has been optimised for low consumption of resources for a Xilinx Spartan6 or Zynq FPGA and is already in…

DSP Optimisation – Optical Flow

The research team of an established automotive company in Germany is developing highly complex image processing algorithms for new driver assistance and safety systems. An example of this is the calculation in real time of several thousand displacement vectors in…

Tomorrow’s cutting edge

The weather forecast by MeteoSwiss and many other European meteorological services are based on COSMO, the numerical weather prediction system. The ‘dynamic core’ of this model was reprogrammed by SCS. This was done in co-operation with the following key partners:…

“Energielandschaft Schweiz” Simulation Environment

SCS has developed an open model for the simulation of different energy supply scenarios in Switzerland. The model makes it possible to calculate energy and activity balances depending on the chosen generation system, the degree of development of volatile energy…

Limmex – The Swiss Emergency Watch

When the Swiss start-up company Limmex started selling the “Swiss Emergency Watch” in autumn 2011, it was the beginning of a success story. The innovative emergency watch combines various technologies to form the mobile emergency device of the future. The…