RURO and Angelantoni announce the availability of SmartFreezer® 2.0


Contact: Celio Duarte
RURO, Inc.
888-881-7876 x1

RURO and Angelantoni announce the availability of SmartFreezer® 2.0

Frederick, MD – November 13, 2013

SmartFreezer® 2.0, a high-volume, automatic storage freezer, enhances its version 1.0 functionality to provide a faster, more reliable system with new optional features.

Now updated with FreezerPro® v6.1 software and finely tuned onboard robotics, the SmartFreezer® has improved barcode reading for more efficient retrieval. The update also features improved capacity to roughly 17,000 1.4 milliliter vials using dot codes or more than 10,000 2.0 milliliter vials utilizing barcodes (compatible with most common types/brands of vials).

New Features in SmartFreezer® 2.0 include:

  • Improved robotics
  • Improved vial retrieval times
  • Quieter LN2 controller

Key SmartFreezer® Features include:

  • 80°C or -180°C automated robotic sample storage and retrieval
  • Options for 1.4 mL or 2.0 mL vial usage
  • FreezerPro® touch-screen interface to load/request samples
  • Seamlessly integrated with RURO FreezerPro® – 6.1 Enterprise for sample management, security and reporting
  • Full traceability with detailed audit logs
  • Independently validated and certified to be fully compliant with the FDAs current GLP/GMP requirements

For more product information on SmartFreezer® please visit

“SmartFreezer® 2.0 has evolved into an exceptional piece of instrumentation. Alongside the newest FreezerPro® software, SmartFreezer® is running at a superior level and features advantageous capabilities that could be revolutionary to many laboratories,” says Vlad Lebedev, Systems Architect with RURO.

“SmartFreezer® 2.0 improvements are based, in large part, on the feedback from the current customers and number of pilot deployments done in the last two years,” says Ventura Simone, Marketing Director with Angelantoni Life Sciences.

“Redesigned robotics have allowed us to greatly reduce both calibration and setup times,” says Daniele Pericolini, R&D Director with Angelantoni Life Sciences.

“It’s been a pleasure working with Angelantoni… SmartFreezer® 2.0 is the highlight of the 4-year long cooperation between our two companies,” says Tom Dolan, Director of Sales with RURO.

About RURO
Headquartered in the heart of Maryland’s Bio Corridor, RURO develops and provides the most modern information management software solutions to more than a thousand laboratories worldwide. RURO systems can decrease staff time requirements for data entry, compilation and reporting by more than a third, and reduce user input errors by up to 97%.

RURO is Laboratory Information Bliss™.

For more information please visit RURO online at

About Angelantoni Industrie s.p.a.
Founded in 1932, Angelantoni Industrie, with his biomedical division Angelantoni Life Science s.r.l., started its activity in the refrigeration sector, and over the years, became renowned in the industrial fields of testing, life sciences and renewable energy. Today Angelantoni Industrie consists of 8 production units located in Italy, Germany, France, India, and China. With over 750 employees, the company has offices, representatives, and technical assistance centers in more than 70 countries around the world.

To learn more about Angelatoni Life Science s.r.l. please go to

SmartFreezer® is a trademark of Angelatoni Life Science s.r.l., registered in many jurisdictions worldwide. FreezerPro® is a trademark of RURO, Inc. Other products and service names might be trademarks of other companies.

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