Tornado Spectral Systems has released an update to its SpectralSoft Raman software. Version 2.8 adds security of access and data, multi-channel operation, remote access and control, as well as advancements to boost measurement precision. SpectralSoft’s new features include the Security Module that complies with US FDA 21 CFR Part 11 with login access and management of data security. The Productivity Module enables users to configure and control multi-channel fibre-switching hardware for monitoring up to eight channels. The Industrial Control Module has a Modbus TCP interface for DCS connectivity. In addition to the add-on modules, v2.8 improves productivity via auto-calibration and increases data signal-to-noise ratio.