November 11, 2008      
Laboratory Informatics Weekly Update

 Volume 6, Issue 46


In This Issue

 Bid / RFP / RFI Opportunities

11/10/2008 - Request for Proposal: Laboratory Information System (LIMS)

Provide, implement, and support a Laboratory Information System (LIMS) for the Department of Environmental Services, City and County of Honolulu.
 Upcoming Webcasts

11/11/2008 - Labtronics presents "Calculating ROI from Implementing an ELN for Routine Analyses".

On November 18th and 20th Labtronics will be presenting "Calculating ROI from Implementing an ELN for Routine Analyses".
 Recent News

11/10/2008 - Professional Analytical and Consulting Services (PACS) - Confirmed December Orlando Courses

PACS confirms December 2008 short courses in Orlando, FL - Course titles and dates at the Holiday Inn on International Drive in Orlando, Florida: Activated Carbon Adsorption Principles - Dec 15-16; Design, Operation and Troubleshooting Adsorbers - Dec 17; Gas Chromatography Dec 1-3; Mass Spectral Interpretation - Dec 3-5; Advanced Mass Spectral Interpretation - Dec 5-7; AA/GFAA/ICP Dec 4-5; Quality Assurance Chemical Measurements - Dec 10-11; Expert Witness for Scientists - Dec 15.

11/10/2008 - NI Lookout 6.2 Adds Connectivity to Most PLCs

HMI and SCADA Software Provides Engineers an Inexpensive, Easy Way to Publish Data from Multiple PLCs

11/10/2008 - VelQuest’s New SmartLab™ CDS Adapter for Chromeleon® Automates Sample Preparation Data

The System Automates Sample Preparation Data Input to the Sequence Set and Post-Run Evaluation, Analysis and LIMS Integration from the Dionex® Chromeleon CDS System, Reducing the Analyst’s Deskwork from Hours per Day to Minutes!

11/10/2008 - Sunquest Information Systems, Inc. Completes Acquisition of UK-Based Anglia Healthcare Systems, Ltd

Sunquest Information Systems, Inc., a market leader in laboratory and diagnostic information systems, today announced the completion of its acquisition of Anglia Healthcare Systems (AHSL), a privately-held, UK company and leading provider of laboratory connectivity, orders, reporting and messaging solutions. From this date forward, Anglia is a subsidiary of Sunquest Information Systems, Inc.

11/10/2008 - Nagano Science and Novatek International

Novatek International, the pioneer of 21 CFR Part 11 compliant LIMS, is pleased to announce the appointment of Nagano Science as its Distributor in Japan.

11/10/2008 - NWA Introduces the NWA eHACCP™ Solution

Northwest Analytical, Inc. (NWA) has introduced NWA eHACCP Solution, an extension of NWA Quality Information System that delivers a complete system of electronic HACCP data collection, compliant data management, and secure electronic signatures for producing and managing HACCP documents

11/04/2008 - LIMS Seminar Tour Coming to Washington, DC Area on Dec. 11th!

Don’t miss out on the opportunity to meet others in your industry and learn how to achieve measurable improvements via LIMS for your laboratory operation!
 Upcoming Events

12/11/2008 - LIMS Seminar Tour Coming to Washington, DC Area on Dec. 11th!

12/08/2008 - Genotoxic Impurities

12/08/2008 - 2nd Annual West Coast Medical Device and Bio/Pharmaceutical Meeting Management Forum

12/01/2008 - Chirality in Drug Compounds

11/19/2008 - 5th Latin American Congress of Clinical Research

11/17/2008 - 53rd Chemical Process Industries Exposition

11/17/2008 - BIO-Europe 2008

11/17/2008 - LIMS Breakfast Seminar for Water/Wastewater Industry in Cincinnati, OH on Nov. 17!

 Job Postings

LIMS Admin needed in Corpus Christi, TX

LIMS Admin needed to support our our beautiful new production laboratory in Corpus Christi.

Laboratory Technician - Torrance, CA

A great biochemical company in Torrance, CA is seeking a Laboratory Technician.

Manufacturing Engineer

We have an exciting opportunity for a Manufacturing Engineer in the Nano Indentation Product Line located in Chandler, Arizona. The Nano Indenter is the newest high tech tool that joins Agilent’s already established Nano Technology Measurement Tools portfolio.

Wastewater Regulatory Compliance Software Sales

While Linko Data Systems, does not develop or sell LIMS, its compliance tracking software shares similarities to LIMS in its municipal customer market, sales cycle, and implementation process. Therefore those who successfully sell LIMS to the municipal market are excellent candidates for Linko's sales position.

LIMS Production Administrator needed!

Volt is seeking a talented LIMS/Production System Administrator for a wonderful direct hire opportunity in beautiful Moses Lake, WA.

Laboratory Jobs and Careers posted on

A listing of the latest posting of laboratory jobs and careers.
 Polls & Surveys

What type of information do you want when looking for a LIMS?

What most influenced your LIMS Selection?

Are you happy with Crystal Reports?

Which Database would you prefer to use for your LIMS?

Custom LIMS vs. Commercial LIMS Product

LIMS Satisfaction Poll

Web Browser Based LIMS vs. Traditional Windows LIMS

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