IntelliWave 5.0 from ESDI combines powerful new data analysis capabilities and a new level of interaction with the outside world. IntelliWave’s new programming language has the power of a full-blown scientific programming language such as MATLAB. Its new automation/client server architecture allows bidirectional communication and data transfer between other programs providing a high level of industrial systems automation. Powerful new wizards provide easy factory floor quality control measurements of flats, lenses, mirrors, prisms and corner cubes. A new graphics engine presents a new dimension for presenting reports to customers. IntelliWave can be used with virtually any interferometer.