Measurement Computing edition supports Visual Studio 2008

Adept Scientific (Letchworth, Herts) is pleased to announce the release of Measurement Computing’s (Norton, Massachusetts) Measurement Studio version 8.6, Measurement Computing edition (MSTUDIO MCC).

MSTUDIO MCC is an integrated suite of classes and controls for engineers using Measurement Computing hardware to create test, measurement and automation applications in Microsoft Visual Studio 2008/2005 and .NET 2003.

MSTUDIO MCC dramatically reduces application development time by providing Windows Forms, Web Forms and ActiveX user interface components designed for engineers, scientists and data acquisition and instrument control technicians working in test environments. Comprising object-oriented measurement hardware interfaces, advanced analysis libraries, scientific user interface controls for Windows applications and web applications. It can be used to develop complete measurement and automation applications, which includes all the data acquisition, analysis and presentation functionalities.

This latest release offers a host of enhancements and new features over previous versions, including support for both Visual Studio 2005 and 2008.

·    AutoRefresh callback improvements
·    Explicitly creating network variables
·    Browsing network variables
·    .NET Analysis library code snippets
·    Technical Data Management Streaming (TDMS) .NET support
·    Customisable mouse cursors
·    New graph auto-spacing properties
·    Bug fixes

“This latest version of our Measurement Studio goes a long way toward keeping up with the Visual Studio advances — in power, flexibility and user friendliness,” remarked Bill Kennedy, Measurement Computing’s sales vice president. “It has a lot of what our customers have been asking for.”

System requirements:
·    Microsoft Windows 2000 (SP4)/XP (SP2)/Vista (32-bit)
·    Microsoft .NET Framework 1.1 for Visual Studio .NET 2003, Microsoft .NET Framework 2.0 for Visual Studio 2005 or Microsoft .NET Framework 3.5 for Visual Studio 2008
·    Standard, Professional, Enterprise Developer, Enterprise Architect or Academic edition of Microsoft Visual Studio .NET 2003, Microsoft Visual Studio 2005 and Microsoft Visual Studio 2008 (required to use the Measurement Studio integrated tools) or Visual C#, Visual Basic, or Visual C++ Express Editions of Microsoft Visual Studio 2005

About Measurement Computing

Measurement Computing is the market leader in the design, manufacture, and distribution of low-priced data acquisition hardware, and test and measurement software solutions for both programmers and non-programmers.

The Measurement Computing product range is supplied and supported in the UK by Adept Scientific.

With offices in the UK, USA, Germany and throughout the Nordic region, Adept Scientific is one of the world’s leading suppliers of software and hardware products for research, scientific, engineering and technical applications on desktop computers. Full details and contact information for all Adept Scientific international offices are available at www.adeptscience.com; or telephone +44 (0) 203 695 7810.

Six of the best

Adept Scientific software sweeps the board at the 2007 Scientific Computing Reader’s Choice Awards.

The recent Scientific Computing Reader’s Choice Awards confirmed that Adept Scientific (Letchworth, Herts) supplies the best computer software products available with six of their suppliers winning awards.

Three Gold Awards went to:
The Chemistry Reader’s Choice Gold Award was won by ChemOffice Ultra
The Spectroscopy Readers Choice Gold Award was won by GRAMS
The Statistical Analysis Reader’s Choice Gold Award was won by NWA Quality Analyst;

Two Silver Awards went to:
The Bioinformatics Reader’s Choice Silver Award was won by Kinetica
The Data Acquisition Reader’s Choice Silver Award was won by Measurement Studio;

and one Bronze Award went to:
The Mathematics Reader’s Choice Bronze Award was won by Maple.

Paul Bragg, Managing Director of Adept, said: “We’re always pleased when our software products win reader awards – it’s tangible proof that our software really ‘hits the spot’ when it comes to fulfilling our users needs. So we were particularly delighted to discover that six of our popular software tools managed to pick up accolades in the 2007 Scientific Computing Reader’s Choice Awards”.

Click here to see the full list of winners

Measurement Studio for Measurement Computing

A complete, integrated measurement solution for engineers and scientists

Measurement Studio – an integrated suite of measurement and automation controls, tools and class libraries optimised for test, measurement and automation applications for Microsoft Visual Studio 2005 and Visual Studio .NET 2003 – is now available from Adept Scientific for Measurement Computing Corporation (MCC) hardware.

Measurement Studio MCC Edition dramatically reduces application development time with ActiveX and .NET controls, object-oriented measurement hardware interfaces, advanced analysis libraries, scientific user interface controls, measurement data networking, wizards, interactive code designers and highly extensible classes. It provides a powerful programming environment to create a complete, integrated measurement solution, from acquiring to analysing to presenting measurement data.

Designed for engineers and scientists building test, measurement and control applications, Measurement Studio includes measurement tools for Microsoft Visual Basic, Visual C#, and Visual C++. It includes drivers for all MCC USB and PCI data acquisition products, and can be used to acquire data from GPIB, serial, Ethernet and plug-in data acquisition devices.

Features such as DataSocket server and client controls for live data networking, code-generating data acquisition and instrument I/O Assistants, and a broad selection of user interface controls including extensible graphs and switches enable scientists and engineers to perform the fundamentals of any measurement application.

Measurement Computing is well known for its comprehensive range of high quality, low priced analogue I/O, digital I/O, GPIB, counter/timer and temperature logging hardware. Its full product range is supplied and supported in the UK by Adept Scientific, who have over 20 years’ experience in specifying and supplying data acquisition solutions for a broad range of applications. Adept Scientific can also provide installation, configuration and implementation services as well as training.

Full details of Adept Scientific’s data acquisition solutions can be found at http://daq.adeptscience.co.uk.

With offices in the UK, USA, Germany and throughout the Nordic region, Adept Scientific is one of the world’s leading suppliers of software and hardware products for research, scientific, engineering and technical applications on desktop computers.

For the time being we are unable to offer the following product ranges although we are currently working hard to increase the number of products we can offer in the future. Please contact us to talk about alternative products that we may be able to offer you.