BOURNE, MA, June 1, 2005 — Onset Computer Corporation, a leading supplier ofHOBO U10 Data Logger battery-powered data loggers, today introduced the HOBO U10, a new data logger that can help facility managers, HVAC/R contractors, building owners and others detect signs of environmental conditions suitable for mold growth. The HOBO U10 performs 24/7 monitoring of temperature and humidity, and uses Windows-based software to convert the recorded data into time- and date-stamped graphs.

New HOBO® U10 logger provides early detection of mold growth conditions

"As public awareness of mold-related health risks continues to rise, the need to track and document indoor conditions that contribute to mold growth has become more important than ever," said Joanna Phillips, product marketing manager for Onset. "The HOBO U10 makes it easy and affordable to monitor and predict mold growth areas and take preventive action with HVAC systems. This, in turn, can help avoid mold-related business disruptions and building closures."

The HOBO U10 utilizes Onset's HOBOware™ 2.0 for Windows software for data plotting and analysis. HOBOware provides a user-friendly graphical user interface and a number of convenient features such as zoom tools for close-up viewing of data and one-click conversion of data for easy upload into spreadsheets and other programs.

The HOBO U10 also features a direct-USB PC interface for high-speed data offload, and a user-replaceable lithium battery that provides reliable operation for up to one year.


Onset Computer Corporation
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About Onset 

Onset is a leading supplier and trusted manufacturer of data loggers and monitoring solutions used to measure, record, and manage data for improving the environment and preserving the quality of temperature-sensitive products. Based on Cape Cod, Massachusetts, Onset has been designing and manufacturing its products on site since the company's founding in 1981.