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Agilent Technologies Gives EZChrom Elite Chromatography Data System New User Interface, Analysis Tools


SANTA CLARA, Calif., Nov. 29, 2006

Agilent Technologies Inc. (NYSE: A) announces the release of EZChrom Elite 3.2 chromatography data system, the popular platform that has won numerous Readerís Choice Awards from the readers of Scientific Computing & Instrumentation magazine. It is available for immediate shipment.

New in version 3.2:

* An improved user interface featuring a new Navigation Pane for easy access to software functions, chromatogram graph enhancements, and a new Windows XP look and feel.
* Powerful new analysis tools that enable users to specify custom identifiers and analysis parameters on a peak-by-peak or injection basis directly in the sequence table. Now, users can take advantage of enhanced sequence bracketing options and new baseline specification features.
* Additional reporting tools. The software can generate system administrative reports, customize the printing of sequence tables and automatically export graphical objects for use in other applications.

ďWe asked many of our customers in the life science and chemical markets how we could improve EZChrom Elite, and version 3.2 is a direct result of this feedback,Ē said Nick Roelofs, vice president and general manager of life sciences, Agilent Technologies. ďThe needs of labs are constantly evolving, and we focus on providing genuinely useful features in our software.Ē

Agilentís EZChrom Elite offers the broadest array of instrument control in the industry, with digital control of over 330 liquid and gas chromatographic components from more than 25 vendors. It offers a complete set of optional tools to help labs meet regulatory compliance standards, and is scalable from a single workstation to a multi-site client/server enterprise.

Further information about Agilentís EZChrom Elite is available at

About Agilent Technologies Laboratory Informatics Group

Agilentís Laboratory Informatics group (formerly Scientific Software, Inc.) provides informatics solutions to the pharmaceutical, chemical, petrochemical and analytical scientific community. With more than 65,000 worldwide installations, the EZChrom Elite Enterprise Chromatography Data System and Agilent OL Operating System for the Laboratory are used in a wide range of markets such as drug discovery, process control, laboratory QA/QC and food analysis.
About Agilent Technologies

Agilent Technologies Inc. (NYSE: A) is the worldís premier measurement company and a technology leader in communications, electronics, life sciences and chemical analysis. The companyís 19,000 employees serve customers in more than 110 countries. Agilent had net revenue of $5.0 billion in fiscal 2006. Information about Agilent is available on the Web at


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