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Engineer-to-engineer collaboration for custom RFID, Barcode, Machine Vision, and Light & Color Measurement solutions.

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Driven by your challenges

As a tier-one supplier of custom detection and analysis solutions we’re driven to solve your challenges—limited bandwidth or dedicated engineering staff to develop the solution, engineering expertise in custom detection & analysis technologies, achieving the defined performance and compliance standards, time and effort to maintain those solutions and doing it all on a timeline and within budget.


Let our engineers become an extension of your team, combining their broad technical expertise with a wide range of technologies to develop and implement a customized solution that optimizes performance, total cost of ownership and time to market.

Other Industries We Support

Advanced Industrial

From manufacturing floors to the warehouse, JADAK solutions are used to accurately track inventory, automate processes and reduce error

Transportation & Logistics

JADAK solutions are utilized in countless railway, rail yard, and trucking applications and for fleet tracking, package delivery and cold-chain custody needs


JADAK solutions are used every day in grocery and clothing retail settings, as well as stand-alone kiosks and other retail settings to enhance customer experience, reduce theft, track inventory and detect counterfeit products


JADAK solutions accelerate efficiencies in parking and traffic management as well as toll collection


JADAK RFID solutions are found on The NASA International Space Station to track supplies while Photo Research products measure aircraft instruments and panels displays


From automating the car making process with RFID to measuring panel displays and instruments with Photo Research products, JADAK solutions are found extensively in this sector

Consumer Display

From smart phones and tablets to laptops, Photo Research solutions ensure precise color and light measurement

Military & Defense

Photo Research solutions are used to measure displays, monitors and screens at Central Command and other mission-critical locations

Digital Cinema

From post-production to movie screens, Photo Research products have been the Gold standard in the movie business for over 80 years, receiving numerous Academy Awards for technical achievement

Sports & Gaming

JADAK solutions are used extensively for admission into events, games, and concerts and for accurately tracking athletes’ stats during sporting events

Updates & News

New ThingMagic M3e HF/LF RFID Secure Module

The only compact embedded LF/HF module on the market with integrated secure access module (SAM) that allows for iClass and Prox encrypted badge reading.

Allegro USB3 Smart Camera Evaluation Program

Accelerate your problem solving and validation process with rapid prototype, customizable machine vision smart cameras. Order your free evaluation camera now. Ready-to-ship. Immediate engineering support.

COVID-19 updates

Read about our response to the COVID-19 pandemic: Novanta CEO customer message, general response statement and face mask donation.

Download our new whitepaper: Reducing Total Cost of Ownership Through Engineering Performance Optimization

Medical device OEMs are taking active measures to reduce their products' total cost of ownership (TCO) to provide more value for their healthcare customers while keeping competition at bay. There are several shifts that are impacting the dynamics and landscape for OEMs.

Firmware Upgrades to M6e, Micro, Micro LTE and Nano Modules

We are pleased to announce the availability of firmware upgrades to ThingMagic RAIN/UHF RFID modules: M6e, Micro, Micro-LTE, and Nano, and the accompanying Universal Reader Assistant and Mercury API. These updates include bug fixes and performance enhancements and added functionality.

Introducing ThingMagic® RAIN starter kit

The new ThingMagic RAIN Starter Kit consists of the ThingMagic RAIN reader and sample RAIN tags from RAIN RFID Alliance members. The starter kit delivers out-of-box item connectivity utilizing the Impinj Indy R500 RAIN RFID reader chip and sample tags enabled by Impinj Monza RAIN RFID tag chips.