Basler AG was founded in 1988. It is one of the largest companies in vision technology. The headquarters of the company is located in Ahrensburg in the vicinity of Hamburg. Basler's business is present in the world market of vision technology with seven subsidiaries and representative offices.
Basler's core business focuses on digital cameras for industrial applications and video surveillance. It delivers its industrial cameras to manufacturers of devices, machines, and equipment who integrate Basler's cameras into its own products. Basler cameras are predominantly employed in applications of industrial mass production, medical engineering, life sciences, and intelligent traffic systems. Today, Basler is among the three largest manufacturers of digital cameras for industrial applications on a global scale.
Basler also produces solutions for automatic quality inspection in industrial mass production. The most important application of its products is surface inspection.