High performance computers design futuristic military vehicles

19 December 2006

Interactive Supercomputings software will help the US Army and vehicle designers to evaluate the performance of next-generation military vehicles using supercomputers to dramatically accelerate simulation of the vehicles operations.

ACD/Labs provides free academic licences

19 December 2006

Rice University is the most recent recipient of a site license for ACD/Labs ACD/ChemSketch, giving staff and students access to an advanced chemical tool for drawing and naming structures.

Large Mexican contract for Thermo Fisher Scientific

18 December 2006

Pemex Gas and Basic Petrochemical (PGBP), a subsidiary of the largest company in Mexico, has standardised its laboratory automation by deploying Thermo Scientifics CDS LIMS software.

Thermo Fisher Scientific appoints Brazilian distributor

12 December 2006

Thermo Fisher Scientific has announced a new partnership with Interfusão to market, distribute and deploy Thermo Scientific-branded LIMS and chromatography data systems to Brazil's growing metals, minerals and mining industries

Agreement allows greater-accuracy automotive simulations

11 December 2006

LMS International and IPG Automotive have signed a partnership agreement to integrate IPG-Driver, IPGs virtual driver model, into the LMS Virtual.Lab Motion software for vehicle simulation.

NIST maths technique opens clearer window on universe

11 December 2006

A fast and efficient image enhancement technique developed at the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) has proven itself to be effective in both microscopic and telescopic applications.

NCAS employs CD-adapco products in 5-day air forecasting

11 December 2006

CD-adapco and NCAS have agreed partnership terms that will lead to an urban scale weather modelling code. The prediction methodology is hoped to enable five-day forecasting of urban air quality.

InforSense and Ingenuity Systems join forces

01 December 2006

InforSense, a provider of enterprise real-time analytics, has partnered with Ingenuity Systems, a supplier of biology software. The partnership will provide integration capabilities between InforSense KDE and Ingenuity Pathway Analysis.

Interactive Supercomputing wins NSF grant

01 December 2006

Interactive Supercomputing has received a grant from the National Science Foundation (NSF) for a software development project that seeks to enable scientists to transparently run their simulations on parallel architectures.

CAS makes significant changes to databases

01 December 2006

CAS has made significant improvements to its databases, including extended Asian coverage, an increased number of US articles, faster searching capabilities, and revisions to chemical nomenclature.

UK national biobank employs LabVantages software

30 November 2006

onCore UK has licensed LabVantages Sapphire BioBanking Solution to support the launch of its ambitious large scale operational cancer biobank. The biobank is a national biosample resource for cancer researchers.

Former Oracle leader joins InforSense

30 November 2006

Richard Solari, former director of business intelligence at Oracle, has joined InforSense as vice president of analytic solutions. Solari will be responsible for the companys overall expansion into new markets.