Viscom AG engages in the manufacture, development, and sale of automated inspection systems for industrial production. It operates through the following segments: Serial Products (SP), New Products (NP), and Service. The SP segment is responsible for enhancing, producing and distributing series systems which are the company's major revenue drivers. The NP segment executes projects that require a degree of engineering expertise to provide tailored solutions or carry out complex adaptations. The Service segment offers Viscom customers an improved and wider product portfolio. Its product portfolio includes optical inspection and X-ray examination, particularly in the area of electronic components. The company was founded by Martin Heuser and Volker Pape in 1984 and in headquartered in Hanover, Germany.