History

The founder of PLANET set themselves the goal of applying the latest developments in artificial intelligence to real world problems and translating the findings into innovative recognition and detection products.

2015

Grand Opening of a new subsidiary at Stadthafen in Rostock (Warnowufer 60)

2013

Market introduction of the latest technologies in the field of character recognition, word spotting, and script handwriting recognition.

2012

AS_digital : PLANET launches Assistant 5, at the in-house customer Symposium 2012. With a customizable GUI it can handle the increasing amount of data per case.

2011

Nominated as research partners in FP7 ( The Seventh Framework Programme) Project Organic
" Self-organizing recurrent neural learning in language processes."
Objective: The introduction of neuro-dynamic architectures as a viable alternative to static methods in speech and handwriting recognition.

2010

AS_digital : introduction of a flexible software license protection ( HASP Key ) for the AS digital main modules.

2009

Launching AS_digital to support - speed and red light violation enforcement in Germany . AS_digital can be used as an intelligent terminal server solution.

2008

Launch of ArgusParcel, one of the most advanced identification solutions for packages, parcels and mixed shipments for the Postal and Courier industry.

2007

Start of a new product development based on the handwriting recognition ArgusAddressR + .

2006

New research agreement with European universities in the field of character recognition .

2005

Launch of the video-based solution for traffic analysis CheckAndCount
Distribution partnership with PIPS Technology Ltd.

2004

Launch of microfilm scanning system ╬╝SCAN Archivist
Market introduction of the mixed mail processing systems PLANET_IL and PLANET_IS

2003

Launch of VideoSequenceDetection solution, AS_video for detection of distance violations (tail gaiting) on freeways.

2002

Launch of the Image Scanner AS_digital, a solution for traffic enforcement agencies to convert, capture, and analyse wet film roles from traffic surveillance cameras. 

2001

Establishment of a sales office in the U.S.

1999

Relocation of headquarters to Raben Steinfeld
Inauguration of the PLANET- company-owned building
Launch an OCR software for address label and identification on mail and cargo

1996

Launch of the first radar image capturing platform for traffic surveillance films.

1993

Research project on intelligent image and document analysis using neural networks (BMFT )

1992

Establishing the PLANET GmbH