Viscom AG manufactures, develops and sells automated inspection systems for industrial production. The firm operates through the following segments: Serial Products, New Products and Service. The Serial Products segment is responsible for enhancing, producing and distributing series systems which are the company's major revenue drivers. The New Products 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 automated optical inspection and X-ray inspection systems, which are used the area of industrial electronic production. The company was founded by Martin Heuser and Volker Pape in 1984 and is headquartered in Hanover, Germany.