May 20, 2015      
Laboratory Informatics Weekly Update

 Volume 13, Issue 19


In This Issue


5 Questions to Ask When Choosing a Laboratory Informatics Solution

Trying to determine the best solution for your laboratory organization can be a confusing, frustrating, and daunting task. Learn the right questions to consider before diving in.
 Webcast Focus

05/20/2015 - CSV: MORE than writing test scripts

There’s a lot more to consider when validating a computer system than configuration, functional, and requirements testing (aka IQ, OQ, and PQ, respectively). We have a list of items you probably didn't consider yet.
 Event Focus

05/18/2015 - [inform] 2015 - Waters' Premier Informatics Users' Conference

Premier conference featuring innovative solutions for laboratory data management. Case study presentations will deliver specific examples of how Waters' software can expedite your workflow, allowing you to act on results faster.
 Bid / RFP / RFI Opportunities

05/20/2015 - Laboratory Information Management System (LIMS) - Solicitation No. K3174

Washington State Department of Labor & Industries - Industrial Hygiene Laboratory

05/06/2015 - Request for Proposal - Laboratory Information Management System

City of Durham, North Carolina - Water Management Division, Wastewater and Water Quality Laboratory
 Recent News

05/20/2015 - Thermo Fisher Scientific Opens Customer Experience Center in the Middle East to Support Growing Life Sciences Market

Thermo Fisher, the world leader in serving science, welcomes customers from across the Middle East region to its newly opened Customer Experience Center (CEC) in Dubai. The 7,000 Sq Ft Facility at DuBiotech Aims to Attract Global Scientists and Nurture Local Talent via University Collaborations.

05/19/2015 - Agilent Technologies Advances Solutions to Drive Better Outcomes for Customers

Agilent Technologies Inc., today announced that it is formalizing its decades-long approach to improving scientific and business outcomes for laboratories by delivering insights based on the team's industry-leading knowledge and backed by Agilent's broad and expanding solutions portfolio.

05/14/2015 - Dotmatics and LABINDIA sign distribution agreement for India

New agreement expected to accelerate the adoption of the Dotmatics Platform in the region. Dotmatics, the leading provider of scientific informatics solutions and services for the pharma, biotech, chemicals, agrochemicals and academia announced today that it has appointed LABINDIA as a distributor in India.

05/14/2015 - Wolters Kluwer and NextGen Healthcare Partner to Bring Evidence-based Decision Support to Cloud-based Electronic Health Record Offering

Wolters Kluwer, a leading global provider of information for healthcare professionals and students, announced today that NextGen Healthcare will integrate ProVation® Clinic Note into NextGen Now™, the company’s new cloud-based electronic health record (EHR) platform.

05/13/2015 - CSols Presenting on Integrated Informatics Solutions at Waters Inform 2015

CSols, Inc. is hosting a Partner Workshop at Waters Inform 2015 about Integrated Informatics Solutions and Exploring Single Platform/Vendor and Best of Breed Approaches.
 The LIMS Book

2015 Edition of the Complete Guide to LIMS & Lab Informatics Released

The LIMSforum group has released the 2015 Edition of the Complete Guide to LIMS & Lab Informatics. The electronic and print versions of the book are available at The eBook version is free. You can also send it to your Kindle. This new 2015 edition has over 400 pages of information with tons of information on features and functions for LIMS and LIS and complete vendor directories for LIMS, LIS, ELN, SDMS and CDMS products. There are over 30 LIMS vendors with complete pricing information as well. This resource is compiled from our site so you will want to check back often as we will be releasing subsequent editions as the community updates the information. Any vendors who wish to be listed can do so by submitting your information and price lists to the editor. Do get your free copy at: We also have a completely new site for the LIMSbook. It has many other books you will be interested in and all of them are completely free and open access. We will be adding a facility soon to allow you to create, publish and share your books freely. Also be sure and check out our search facilities. They will help you find just the information you need from our growing list of knowledge bases.


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Aggregated List of LIMS Jobs

LIMS / LIS & Laboratory Careers

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