Prague, April 22nd, 2008. DataApex, a leading independent provider of chromatography software, has expanded control options in Clarity Chromatography Software. Clarity users can control currently more than 170 instruments directly from the software and more new modules are expected to be added later this year. DataApex has recently developed drivers for Antec Leyden’s pump and their DECADE electrochemical detectors and Sykam’s S3240 Photo Diode Array detector. Drivers for a leading HPLC producer Shimadzu are under final testing. These drivers cover LC-10 and LC-20 Prominence HPLC systems. „We plan to cover major part of the commonly used instrumentation to give our customers freedom to choose the instrumentation they prefer,” said Jan Hruby, general manager of DataApex. Clarity Chromatography Software has a strong position in the chromatography data systems market. Clarity is highly regarded for its intuitive approach, excellent performance, cost-effectiveness and proficient technical support. DataApex is solely focused on chromatography software development. A strong emphasis is placed on technological innovation, visionary adoption of new laboratory standards, best practices and extensive customer support. DataApex products are sold in over 60 countries around the world. Eight chromatography instrument manufacturers privately resell labeled versions of DataApex’s software. The current version of Clarity is the third generation of DataApex’s chromatography software.