Product News: Test & Measuring Instruments, Software
Noise Measurement Visualization Software accelerates reporting.
Press Release Summary:
March 13, 2014 - XL2 Data Explorer visualizes entire sound level meter data set, including spectrogram, and provides accelerated zoom and pan response. Included markers allow level calculations in specific areas of interest, exclude markers eliminate unwanted areas from level calculations, and all measurement results are immediately recalculated after markers are set. Users can create professional reports and customize them with titles, comments, and logo; software automatically adds relevant header data.
Original Press Release
XL2 Data Explorer - the Fast Track to Professional Reporting
Press release date: February 26, 2014
XL2 Data Explorer
The highly anticipated release of Data Explorer, the latest in PC reporting software for precision-grade noise measurements, is here. With a design inspired by users of the XL2 Acoustic Analyzer, the Data Explorer is an ideal sound level meter companion offering clear visualization, fast data analysis and professional reporting of environmental noise measurements.
The Data Explorer software visualizes the entire data set including spectrogram and provides very fast zoom and pan response, even for data sets with millions of data points. Audio files are time-aligned to the graph for instantaneous playback including proper levelling. “Include Markers” allow level calculations in specific areas of interest while “Exclude Markers” eliminate unwanted areas from the level calculations. All measurement results are immediately recalculated after Markers are set; a useful tool for What-if Analysis. Create professional reports with a mouse click and customize your reports with titles, comments and your own logo. The XL2 Data Explorer PC software automatically adds relevant header data such as the measurement date, calibration information, instrument setup etc., to produce a tailored and professional-looking report.
“The introduction of the Data Explorer software is an important milestone for NTi Audio as it is an evident tool for professionals to manage and report on large data sets ” comments Philipp Schwizer, CEO of NTi Audio and further adds “The very positive feedback from the market confirms that we are meeting a big demand with this package”.
The XL2 Data Explorer software is available now. The installation on multiple PCs provides consultants with the freedom to distribute their measurement projects among team members and clients. The data import into the software is enabled by an option installed in the XL2 Sound Level Meter. The installation of the XL2 option requires firmware V2.72 or higher. Legacy data import recorded prior the option installation is supported.