ONSET INTRODUCES WATERPROOF DATA RETRIEVAL DEVICE

BOURNE, MA, February 22, 2006 — Onset Computer Corporation, a leading supplier ofWaterproof Data Shuttle battery-powered data loggers for underwater monitoring applications, today introduced the HOBO® Waterproof Shuttle, a new data retrieval device for use with HOBO water level, water temperature, and rainfall data loggers.

The new Shuttle allows users to conveniently offload data loggers in the field and safely transport the data back to a PC or MAC for analysis. It features a rugged housing that is waterproof up to 66 feet, and is ideal for retrieving data from loggers deployed in or near rivers, estuaries, oceans, and wells. Key features include:

  • One-button operation for easy logger offload and re-launch
  • USB-based optical interface for high-speed, reliable data offload in wet or underwater environments
  • Large memory capable of storing data from 63 loggers
  • Bright LEDs for displaying offload, re-launch, and battery status

The HOBO Waterproof Shuttle will be available in April 2006 from Onset.

Contact: 

Evan Lubofsky, Director of Marketing
Onset Computer Corporation
Direct Tel. (508) 743-3181
email: Evan Lubofsky

About Onset Computer: 

Onset Computer Corporation is a world leader in portable data logging and monitoring solutions based on Cape Cod, Massachusetts. The company’s HOBO® data logger and weather station products are used around the world in a broad range of monitoring applications, from verifying the performance of green buildings and renewable energy systems to agricultural and coastal research. Onset has sold more than one million data loggers since the company’s founding in 1981.