We are excited to announce the launch of Vicon Blue Thunder IMU

Vicon Motion Systems Limited

Vicon is pleased to announce the launch of Vicon Blue Thunder IMU, enabling real-time data capture in Nexus from inertial sensors, increasing the opportunities within the research community with new ways to carry out movement analysis and measurement.

Blue Thunder IMU and Nexus 2.7

Vicon IMU

Product Details

Vicon IMU Sensor - This small, lightweight device (only 12g) contains three sensors, creating a 9-axis inertial measurement unit. High-fidelity data can be stored on the device or transmitted via Bluetooth to either your smartphone when the sensor is used with the IMU Research app, or to a PC when used with Vicon Nexus.

Sensors are available to purchase now. Please contact your account manager for price and availability.

Nexus 2.7 brings a set of new exciting features including:

  • Gait cycle visualization in time bar
  • Display components in Quick Reports
  • New calibration feedback
    • Export calibration as a CSV
    • Compare calibrations
    • Calibration threshold
    • Sort calibration columns
  • Updated Log notifications
  • ProCalc pipeline operation
  • Vicon IMU integration
  • High pass filter operation
  • Sounds configuration
  • Firmware notifications
  • PiG joint centers
  • Protect system configuration files

Nexus 2.7 will be required by any user who wants to incorporate Vicon Blue Thunder IMUs into their environment.

#ISOW - Inertial Sensors in an Optical World

If you have any questions in the meantime, please let us know.

Kind Regards ,
Summit Features Sdn Bhd ,

Upcoming February Events: APTA-CSM, MSBC


Delsys welcomes all those attending the APTA CSM 2018 Conference in New Orleans this February to come see us at booth #1748!

We will be demonstrating the new Trigno™ Avanti Wireless Sensor and mobile software. Built on the foundation of the revolutionary Trigno™ platform, the Trigno™ Avanti sensor brings the research technology Delsys is known for into the classroom and clinic.

Features include:

  • Instant, mobile Biofeedback Report
  • Integrated EMG + IMU measurements

Direct communication to PC or tablet

Dates & Locations:

APTA Combined Sections Meeting
February 21-24
Ernest N. Morial Convention Center
New Orleans, Louisiana

Booth #1748

Mid-South Biomechanics Conference
February 22-23
University of Memphis
Memphis, Tennessee

Biomechanics SIG Student Travel Award Winner
Rebekah Lawrence

Orthopaedics Section Platform Presentations 1
February 22 | 8:00-10:00am
Presenting "The Relationship Between Glenohumeral Kinematics and Subacromial Proximities."

Biomechanics SIG Meeting
February 22 | 6:30-8:00pm
Room #228-230
Student Travel Award presentation

Vicon events calendar 2018

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Vicon Motion Systems Limited

Happy New Year,

Now that 2018 is underway, it is time to look at the events schedule. We will be at the following shows and conferences around the world and would love to see you there.

22 Feb - APTA CSM - New Orleans, USA
21 Mar - GDC - San Francisco, USA
12 Apr - CMAS - Dublin, Ireland
24 Apr - FMX - Stuttgart, Germany
21 May - GCMAS - Indianapolis, USA
29 May - ACSM - Minneapolis, USA
3 Jul - 3DAHM - Salford, UK
4 Jul - ECSS - Dublin, Ireland
8 Jul - WCB (ESB) - Dublin, Ireland
8 Aug - ASB - Minnesota, USA
12 Aug - SIGGRAPH - Vancouver, Canada
24 Sep - ESMAC - Prague - Czech Republic
3 Nov - Neuroscience - San Diego, USA

For more details, visit the events page.

Are you exhibiting Vicon technology at any shows this year?

If you are, then let us know where and when. We will support you in any way we can, from social media to artwork and promotion.

Kind Regards

Philip Bacon
UK & ROW Marketing

Should you feel you are not the best contact within your organisation to recieve this email, please feel free to forward this on to an appropriate colleague.

The whirlwind that has been the last 12 months from Vicon

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Vicon Motion Systems Limited

Welcome to the last newsletter of 2017, from new software to new hardware and a company acquisition it has been a very busy year for Vicon and our growing family, and we know that this has been the case for many of you too. To round off the year we have a new edition of The Standard for you and a few key messages about what is happening.

The Standard 2018

Full to bursting with stories from around the world and from all motion capture avenues, this year’s Standard is now available online, with printed versions available in January.

Read online

Software releases

Follow us on Twitter to make sure that you keep up to date with all new software and firmware releases. These will include smaller patch releases. – Twitter @vicon.

Submit case studies for the Standard

With the latest edition of The Standard now out, we are already starting to collate stories and case studies for the next one.

Send your details to our marketing team to find out more.


Submit Videos for Showcase

Do you want one of your projects or any of your customers featured in our showcase video?

Send your details to our marketing team to find out more.


Holiday opening times 

During the holiday period, the majority of the Vicon staff will be away. With that in mind, please place orders in time for the final shipping date of 20th December.

Oxford Metrics Results 

Vicon is continuing to grow. Find out more about how we have performed over the last 12 months in the Oxford Metrics annual results.


Marketing Materials 

For new marketing images please follow us on Flickr. We will follow you back and you will then have access to new product and application images.



We will be soft-launching the e-commerce platform this month. This applies only to customers in the following countries: UK, Ireland, US, Canada, New Zealand and Australia. It will be given a full launch in the New Year.

And finally......

Thank you for your continued support and input over the last 12 months. We would like to wish you a very Happy Christmas and a wonderful New Year.

Warmest Regards

Philip Bacon
Marketing Vicon - UK & Rest of World

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