The Glacier Itanium 2 1U server solution includes the most refined 1U Itanium 2 serverboard in a standard extended ATX form factor: Supermicro's SUPER i2DML-8G2, and the SC813S-500 chassis, specially optimized for Itanium 2-based solutions.
Completely independent instrument control is now available for the Atlas Chromatography Data System (CDS). This allows users to more quickly incorporate new LC and GC technology into the automated laboratory environment.
Biomek Software 3.0 enables users to meet 21 CFR Part 11 requirements. The new software for the Biomek Continuum of laboratory automation workstations is part of a broad systems biology solution. The software includes passwords, electronic signature and customizable access and revision controls.
XL fit 4 is a software package for automated curve fitting and statistical analysis within the Microsoft Excel spreadsheet environment. The United Kingdom's National Physical Laboratory (NPL) has tested the numerical correctness of the curve-fitting component of the software.
Origin is the scientific software to combining presentation-quality graphics, the C language, and the NAG numerical library in a single package. Version 7.5 provides new timesaving tools that will simplify routine tasks, from importing data to creating graphs and applying detailed custom formatting.
BioTrekker Software 1.0 allows multiple users of GeneMapper Software 3.5 and the SDS 2.2 Enterprise database to download finished genotyping data into a single results database.
VISION security is a UV-Vis software package designed to help laboratories achieve compliance with regulatory requirements, including 21 CFR Part 11.
IO Informatics announced that Patricia A. Rougeau has joined the company as President and Chief Executive Officer. Rougeau has more than twenty-five years of experience in corporate management and technology leadership.
NASA's Mars Exploration Rover Spirit is healthy again, the result of recovery work by mission engineers since the robot developed computer-memory and communications problems 10 days ago. "We have confirmed that Spirit is booting up normally. Tomorrow we'll be doing some preventive maintenance," Dr.
Astronomers have used an observation by NASA's Chandra X-ray Observatory to make the best case yet that a star can be engulfed by its companion star and survive.
Olympus Europe and Soft Imaging System have successfully worked together for many years in the light-optical microscopy market. Taking this co-operation further, Olympus Europe announced that it acquired Soft Imaging System and it's subsidiaries.
Waters Corporation has entered into a definitive merger agreement to acquire the outstanding capital stock of privately held Massachusetts-based NuGenesis Technologies Corporation for approximately $43 million, subject to the satisfaction of certain conditions contained in the merger agreement.
L.I.M.S. (USA) Inc. has changed its name to STARLIMS Corporation, as part of its enhanced corporate identity strategy.
InnaPhase announced the addition of Robert Voelkner, formerly of Thermo Electron Corporation, as director of business development. In his new role, Voelkner will lead the effort to further expand InnaPhase's presence in various regions of the world.
Bruker BioSciences Corporation announced that it is progressing rapidly with the implementation of its strategy to expand its global distribution and support capabilities.