Vitesse 3.0 software platform for the Matrical MatriMiniStore automated sample management system provides fast data processing times; intelligent and reliable error correction; optimized workflows; and data acquisition routines to third party LIMS and scheduling applications. The software encapsulates the VIM core, providing an inventory management system and search engine. The platform itself offers 1,500-plate capacity and fits into small spaces. It is equipped with industrial robotics and interchangeable plate, tube, or vial grippers that can be hot-swapped. Stackable and locking 96- or 384-well MatriTubes provide secure sample storage, with optional 2D barcode labeling for each sample. MatriCal, Inc., 509-343-6225, www.matrical.com.