TRADE NEWS: Agilent Technologies’ Intuitive, Easy-to-Use Software Tool Accelerates Testing with Bench Instruments

  TRADE NEWS: Agilent Technologies’ Intuitive, Easy-to-Use Software Tool
  Accelerates Testing with Bench Instruments

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SANTA CLARA, Calif. -- February 19, 2014

Agilent Technologies Inc. (NYSE:A) today introduced BenchVue, its intuitive,
easy-to-use software for the PC that provides multiple-instrument measurement
visibility and data capture with no programming necessary. Enabling easy
viewing, capturing and exporting of measurement data and screen shots, this
no-cost software greatly accelerates testing for engineers and technicians in
design and validation.

“Today’s bench-instrument users demand a faster, simpler way to accomplish
their most common tasks,” said Rod Unverrich, senior program manager at
Agilent. “BenchVue makes this possible with its simple point-and-click and
capture operation, without the need to program. An integrated library feature
further enables users to reduce test setup time through quick access to
helpful manuals, FAQs and videos.”

BenchVue improves the way users interact with their instruments and the entire
bench. Mobile apps even let users monitor and respond to long-running tests
from anywhere. BenchVue’s key features include:

  *Data logging and strip charts for digital multimeters and power supplies;
  *Screen capture with annotation and trace data with preview charts for
    oscilloscopes and spectrum analyzers;
  *Waveform select and output control for function generators;
  *The ability to control and share data across product families and even
    drag and drop waveforms between an oscilloscope and function generator;
    and
  *No programming or instrument drivers required.

U.S. Pricing and Availability

Agilent’s new BenchVue software for the PC is now available. It can be
downloaded free of charge at www.agilent.com/find/benchvue.

More information on BenchVue 1.0 is available at
www.agilent.com/find/benchvue. Images of the software are available at
www.agilent.com/find/benchvue_images.

About Agilent Technologies

Agilent Technologies Inc. (NYSE: A) is the world’s premier measurement company
and a technology leader in chemical analysis, life sciences, diagnostics,
electronics and communications. The company’s 20,600 employees serve customers
in more than 100 countries. Agilent had revenues of $6.8 billion in fiscal
2013. Information about Agilent is available at www.agilent.com.

On Sept. 19, 2013, Agilent announced plans to separate into two publicly
traded companies through a tax-free spinoff of its electronic measurement
business. The new company is named Keysight Technologies, Inc. The separation
is expected to be completed in early November 2014.

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Contact:

Agilent Technologies Inc.
Americas:
Janet Smith, +1 970-679-5397
janet_smith@agilent.com
Twitter: @JSmithAgilent
or
Europe:
Sarah Calnan,+44 (118) 927 5101
sarah_calnan@agilent.com
or
Asia:
Iris Ng, Agilent, +852 31977979
iris-hw_ng@agilent.com
 
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