Common Cents Systems, Inc.
Type Incorporated
Industry Laboratory informatics
Headquarters 4701 Trousdale Dr., Suite 119, Nashville, Tennessee, U.S.
Area served U.S.
Products ApolloLIMS

Founded in 1994, Common Cents Systems, Inc. is a privately held corporation that serves the laboratory community as a developer of commercial laboratory information management systems (LIMS).


Technology and products


ApolloLIMS is a laboratory information management system (LIMS) that "gives you the tools to optimize your workflow and run your lab any way you see fit."[1] The software is available to be installed on your own equipment or hosted as a cloud-based SaaS offering.[1] The software can be configured to be used for multiple industries, including the life sciences, food and beverage, environmental, and cannabis industries.[2]


Product: ApolloLIMS
Sample, inventory, and data management
Sample login and management?Y[1]
Sample tracking?Y[1]
Sample and/or result batching?Y[1]
Task and event scheduling?
Option for manual result entry?
Multiple data viewing methods?
Data and trend analysis?
Data and equipment sharing?
Customizable fields and/or interface?
Query capability?
Import data?Y[1]
Internal file or data linking?
External file or data linking?
ELN support or integration?
Export data to MS Excel?
Raw data management?
Data warehouse?
Deadline control?
Production control?
Project and/or task management?
Inventory management?Y[1]
Document creation and/or management?Y[1]
Case management?
Workflow management?Y[3]
Specification management?
Customer and supplier management?Y[1]
Billing management?
Quality, security, and compliance
Regulatory compliance?Y[1]
QA / QC functions?Y[1]
Performance evaluation?
Audit trail?Y[1]
Chain of custody?
Configurable roles and security?Y[1]
Data normalization?
Data validation?Y[1]
Data encryption?
Version control?
Automatic data backup?
Environmental monitoring?
Reporting, barcoding, and printing
Custom reporting?Y[1]
Report printing?Y[1]
Label support?Y[1]
Barcode support?Y[1]
Export to PDF?Y[4]
Export to MS Word?
Export to HTML and/or XML?
Fax integration?Y[1]
Email integration?
Base functionality
Administrator management?Y[1]
Instrument interfacing and management?Y[1]
Mobile device integration?
Alarms and/or alerts?
Work-related time tracking?
Voice recognition system?
External monitoring?Y[1]
Web client or portal?Y[1]
Online or integrated help?
Software as a service delivery model?Y[1]
Usage-based cost?
Industries served
cannabis, clinical research, environmental, food and beverage, high-throughput sequencing, life sciences, pharmaceutical, public health and service, toxicology


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