Nowadays, maximum positioning accuracy is critical for success in many application areas. Be it industrial automation, microscopy & life sciences, semiconductor or photonics: In all these markets, positioning systems with resolutions and repeatabilities from the micro-, nano-, to the picometer range are required. Additionally, there are numerous requirements such as dynamics, short response times, a vacuum-compatible design and function in a wide temperature range. Based on a uniquely broad technology portfolio, PI offers numerous standardized products for positioning and develops application-specific solutions together with customers. Thanks to service hubs around the globe and individual service agreements, PI ensures a high uptime of components and systems in the customer applications.