Newport Corporation (Irvine, CA) introduces NSTRUCT™, an enhanced instrument management software platform created to simplify installation and to provide quicker and simpler instrument and experiment setup and use. Flexible and scalable, the instrument manager is designed with a set of features that create an effective single point control for all the users' instrument needs. The NSTRUCT advanced communication layer provides a stable operating environment, even when using a multitude of instruments in both Windows 7 and XP.
The NSTRUCT framework permits easy access to all relevant instrument parameters in one central location. Remote operation is possible over LAN. NSTRUCT instrument manager is compatible with National Instruments' LabVIEW, Microsoft C#.NET, and Python, making it a highly customizable instrument management environment. Newport introduces a new suite of instrument and experiment-oriented software utilities called 'Applets' that can be downloaded from the company website alongside the main NSTRUCT platform.