Computing hardware/software

How humans are spreading bacteria around the planet

18 September, 2017 by Adam Florance

Most of us are aware of the impact globalisation is having on vulnerable rainforests, apex predators and a swathe of endangered species, but little attention is paid to how human activity is affecting microorganisms across the planet.


Improving data storage for the quantum internet

15 September, 2017 by

Australian scientists have discovered a new way to store quantum data, thus taking a major leap forward to providing the building blocks for a global quantum internet.


InterSystems TrakCare Lab Enterprise laboratory business management system

01 September, 2017 by | Supplied by: Intersystems Corporation (Australia)

InterSystems has introduced TrakCare Lab Enterprise, claimed to be the world's first laboratory business management system (LBMS), which will help users transform from a reactive testing and results service to a proactive healthcare partner.


DNA sequencing programs vulnerable to cyber attack

14 August, 2017 by

Everyone knows the importance of practising good cybersecurity, but we bet you never thought your computer could be hacked using DNA.


Better blood vessel imaging detects cancer early

06 June, 2017 by | Supplied by: CSIRO Head Office

Researchers at CSIRO's Data61 are developing a software tool that could significantly improve the detection of the development of new blood vessels, which is known to precede the growth of cancers.


Emerson Syncade manufacturing execution system (MES) Workflow version 4.9 application

05 June, 2017 by | Supplied by: Emerson Automation Solutions

Emerson Automation Solutions has released the Syncade manufacturing execution system (MES) Workflow version 4.9 application to help life science manufacturers reduce time to market and streamline batch records and compliance.


Media Cybernetics Image-Pro Premier 2D Image Analysis Software v9.3

01 May, 2017 by | Supplied by: SciTech Pty Ltd

Image-Pro Premier, by Media Cybernetics, is a 2D image analysis software package that offers intuitive tools that make it easy to capture, process, count, measure, analyse and share images and valuable data.


Teguar medical-grade computers launch in Australia

10 April, 2017 by

Industrial computer manufacturer Teguar Computers is opening an office in Australia.


SCION Instruments CompassCDS version 4.0 chromatography data system

14 March, 2017 by | Supplied by: Scientifix Pty Ltd

SCION Instruments has announced the release of its chromatography data system CompassCDS version 4.0, with features and capabilities that extend its applicability to a wide range of laboratories.


Bitplane Imaris 3D and 4D image visualisation and analysis software

01 March, 2017 by | Supplied by: SciTech Pty Ltd

Imaris is Bitplane's core scientific software module that delivers all the necessary functionality for life sciences data management, visualisation, analysis, segmentation and interpretation of 3D and 4D microscopy datasets.


Mettler-Toledo ProdX 2.0 data management software system

23 February, 2017 by | Supplied by: Mettler-Toledo Ltd

Designed for use on food lines, as well as in pharmaceutical and chemical processing, the ProdX 2.0 data management software system connects product inspection equipment across the entire production line into a single, unified network.


Ditabis HIVE high-speed data repository for microscopy facilities

07 February, 2017 by | Supplied by: SciTech Pty Ltd

HIVE is a high-speed centralised data repository that removes the need to constantly move or duplicate data sets in processing and analysis workflows.


Lean laboratories: the prerequisite to survive rising pressure to deliver?

26 January, 2017 by | Supplied by: Intersystems Corporation (Australia)

Dr Gene Elliott explores how decades-old car manufacturing ideas could now help laboratories support better patient outcomes, lower costs and meet hugely rising demand.


Thermo Scientific LIMS solutions

01 November, 2016 by | Supplied by: Thermo Fisher Scientific - Informatics

Thermo Scientific's enterprise-level informatics products help businesses across the globe achieve their goals and meet their most critical business challenges.


How software can improve biofuels production

25 October, 2016 by Trish Meek* and Barbara van Cann^ | Supplied by: Thermo Fisher Scientific

Biofuels production is rapidly maturing, and this will dramatically increase expectations for quality and volume industry-wide.


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