AusPat, IP Australia's search system for Australian patents, has been revamped. The new design has taken over a year of planning, designing and testing, with changes based on user research and customer engagement.
Titian Software has launched Mosaic 6.0, the latest version of its sample management software. Suitable for the management of compounds, biologicals and reagents, the product includes intuitive interfaces for ordering and inventory searching and functions designed to streamline laboratory workflows.
The iKey SB-101 Ultra-Thin keyboard has a depth of only 15.2 mm. The product is fully sealed and meets IP65 specifications.
The Victorian Platform Technologies Network (VPTN) has developed software that enables industry and researchers easy access to public research instruments and capability. The Australian Research Infrastructure Network (ARIN) facilitates access to capabilities located across various organisations.
Software company Genalice is upgrading its next-generation sequencing (NGS) DNA data processing software Genalice Map. The product can process the DNA data of an entire human genome with 40x depth within 30 min on a commodity dual Intel Xeon E5 server.
Interworld Electronics has released the ADP-1193 IP65 fully sealed VESA mount industrial LCD monitor. The product provides a 19″ colour TFT LCD screen with 1280 x 1024 pixel native resolution.
Promega has released a touch-screen interface for the Helix smart on-site stocking program. The touch screen provides researchers with easy access to relevant information about Promega products, including applications and protocols.
Arcitecta is developing a product to improve the capture and management of data from clinical research worldwide. The work builds on the company's metadata management platform, Mediaflux, "but extends its capabilities for clinical research data capture and management", according Arcitecta Chief Technical Officer Jason Lohrey.
Interworld Electronics has released the EKS-97-TP fully sealed keyboard for medical and industrial environments. The product provides 97 keys and includes 12 function keys, a 10-key numeric keypad and an integrated touchpad pointing device.
Victoria University is one of New Zealand's most respected universities. Based in the seismically active area of Wellington and subject to several significant earthquakes in recent years, the university's Infrastructure Services team was tasked with the development of a disaster recovery (DR) data centre.
Researchers from the University of Warwick in the UK and York University in Canada have created a molecular communications system which can be used for the transmission of messages and data in challenging environments.
The Validyne HD310 Data Acquisition System enables high-speed monitoring of multichannel nuclear power plant systems. The model's flexibility means the device can be modified or expanded to the changing requirements of the user's needs.
Computer scientists at McGill University have developed an online puzzle game, called Phylo, which also contributes to genetic research. The game has been played by 300,000 people over the past three years - now, its creators are making the players available to scientists around the globe.
The Catlin Global Reef Record is a free global database and standardised research tool relating to major coral reef ecosystems.
A national integrated geoscience data network is being developed by CSIRO, Geoscience Australia and AuScope. The network is designed to break down barriers and open access to Australia’s wealth of geoscience data.