AUCKLAND, NZ and COLORADO SPRINGS, CO--(Marketwire - March 17, 2009) -
Telemetry System combines state-of-the-art technologies from two
world-leading companies: Zephyr™ Technology Ltd and ADInstruments Pty
The system features a lightweight belt-like garment utilizing patented
Zephyr technology, developed in conjunction with US Special Operations,
NASA Ames Research Center and Stanford University. The software component,
ADInstruments LabChart software, used in leading research and teaching
labs, provides powerful data acquisition and analysis capabilities with the
aid of the LabChart BioHarness Extension.
The BioHarness Telemetry System is ideal for a wide range of applications
including research, teaching, sports medicine, exercise physiology and
defense/military exercises. BioHarness built-in sensors measure a range of
human physiological signals including ECG, breathing wave, heart rate, skin
temperature, posture, acceleration and activity.
BioHarness recording range of up to 100 meters allows real-time wireless
data acquisition with ADInstruments LabChart software. Alternatively, the
system can be utilized in data logging mode for remote monitoring of data.
Logged data can be imported to LabChart for Windows platform via USB. The
USB rechargeable battery allows up to eight hours of continuous data to be
ADInstruments LabChart software, with BioHarness extension is used to
record up to 17 signals in real time. An additional 15 channels are
available for calculations and analysis. Enhanced data recording and
specialized analysis can be performed using ADInstruments powerful LabChart
Pro software with LabChart Modules.
"The BioHarness Telemetry System based on Zephyr's technology ties in with
our mission to make the goals of today's researchers and educators easier
to achieve. The wireless nature of the BioHarness, with its comprehensive
data streams, and the comfort offered by the smart-fabric strap makes the
device an excellent addition to our LabChart data acquisition software. The
system will help us remain the system of choice for thousands of
researchers and educators worldwide," says Graham Milliken, CEO of
ADInstruments is a world-leading provider of computer-based data
acquisition and analysis systems for life science research and education.
ADInstruments PowerLab® data acquisition system with LabChart®,
Scope™ and LabTutor® software enable users to record, display and
analyze life science data quickly and efficiently. PowerLab systems are
used in leading academic institutions, government organizations and
contract research laboratories worldwide. ADInstruments has offices in the
USA, UK, Europe, Australia, Asia, New Zealand, India and South America.