History. Cybernet Systems was founded in 1988 as a research and development company committed to creating technology solutions and advancements to human-machine interaction. Cybernet was awarded several Government funded research and development contracts, the into commercially viable and useful to the consumer products market.
Force-Feedback. Cybernet created force-feedback technology and developed several products and prototypes that demonstrated its commercial viability in consumer product markets. In March 1999, Cybernet Haptic Systems, the force-feedback division of Cybernet Systems Corporation, was merged into Immersion Corporation ( NASDAQ:IMMR). Immersion has successfully marketed Cybernet's force-feedback technology, and currently licenses it to companies such as Logitech, Microsoft, Thrustmaster, and CH Products.