Imaris 9.3 is available. Find out more about the software on the Bitplane website.
The first apparent change will be the end of the arena. Instead of its own database, there is now the possibility to add ‘observed’ folders to Imaris to facilitate the access to your ims-files.
The first time Imaris is launched, you will be prompted to use the migration assistant, that allows to extract existing images from the arena. You can find a short tutorial in this video.
You might also wonder look in vain for functionality like filtering or background subtraction under Menu > Image Processing. Now instead there is a new icon in the toolbar:
This will bring up the following window where you can chain together all the basic pre-processing operations together for the different channels of your dataset.
We installed this latest version on our number crunchers.