March 09, 2011      
Laboratory Informatics Weekly Update

 Volume 9, Issue 10


In This Issue

 LIMS Blog Postings

Laboratory Informatics Strategy, Part 1: Down the Rabbit-Hole…Again

At the very beginning of Lewis Carroll’s classic book, “Alice in Wonderland”, Alice follows the March Hare down the rabbit-hole without a thought as to why she was doing it or how she would ever get out again. She simply jumps in feet first and, as we learn by reading the rest of the book, gets herself into a lot of trouble while trying to find her way home.

Free 2011 LIMS Buyer's Guide with price lists of some of the most popular LIMS products

The Laboratory Informatics Institute is pleased to announce the coming release of the 2011 LIMS Buyer's Guide. This guide is unique in the LIMS industry by providing a side-by-side comparison of the most popular LIMS products on the market along with complete pricing information.
 Upcoming Webcasts

03/23/2011 - ELN Webinar: Leaner, Greener, More Compliant

With more & more pressures being put on quality laboratories to become leaner, greener, and more compliant, many organizations are looking towards Electronic Laboratory Notebooks (ELN’s) to help them achieve these goals.

03/16/2011 - Khemia Presents: Webinar for Analytical Testing Laboratories

Presentation on our web portal module, “FlashPoint,” which allows laboratories clients real-time, 24/7 access to their data and reports in OMEGA 11 LIMS. 1-2pm ET Wednesday March 16
 Recent News

03/08/2011 - Premier Medical Center Selects LabVantage To Achieve Greater Efficiencies For Its Mission-Critical Operations

LABVANTAGE Solutions, Inc. today announced that a premier center of excellence in healthcare, biomedical research, and medical education (the Medical Center) has signed a major vendor agreement with LABVANTAGE.

03/04/2011 - Site-wide License for Ariadne’s Pathway Studio renewed by NCI

Ariadne, a leader in bioinformatics software and knowledge integration, announced that National Cancer Institute (NCI) has renewed their license for Pathway Studio(R) Enterprise system that includes the ResNet(R) Mammalian database and Ariadne MedScan® text processing technology for site-wide use.

03/03/2011 - Interax Group Helps Halton Healthcare Upgrade Their Document Control and Compliance Management Systems

The Interax Group has been helping existing customers to upgrade their compliance management systems to help them reach the latest exacting standards enforced by Government and Manufacturing bodies. Interax Group announces 10th current PII customer to convert to Paradigm 3

03/03/2011 - Symyx Notebook by Accelrys Speeds R&D with New Formulations Capabilities, Pipeline Pilot Integration, and Improved Isentris Connectivity

Accelrys, Inc., a leading scientific enterprise R&D software and services company, today announced the release of the 6.6 version of Symyx Notebook by Accelrys.

03/03/2011 - Accelrys Speeds Time to Scientific Innovation with New Enterprise R&D Architecture

Accelrys, Inc., a leading scientific enterprise R&D software and services company, today announced the new Accelrys Enterprise R&D Architecture, enabling industries and organizations that rely on scientific innovation to bring new products from lab to market more quickly and efficiently through enhanced productivity, reduced costs and improved quality and compliance across the value chain.

03/02/2011 - Khemia Software to Exhibit at PITTCON 2011 in Atlanta, GA, March 14-17, Booth 3681

Khemia Software to Exhibit at PITTCON 2011 in Atlanta, GA, March 14-17, Booth 3681. PITTCON is the premier venue for the laboratory science industry. Not only is PITTCON a place for laboratories to acquire new equipment and tools, it also gives back to education donating nearly a million dollars annually in the form of grants, scholarships, and awards. Khemia Software is excited to be part of this informative and stimulating event!
 Upcoming Events

03/15/2011 - 2nd Annual Next-Generation DNA Sequencing

Next Generation DNA Sequencing 2011, Pharma IQ’s 2nd annual event hosted following the success of last years launch, brings you the latest updates, best practice methods and innovative breakthroughs to keep you at the forefront of genomic research.

03/14/2011 - X-Gen Congress and Exposition

X-Gen Congress and Expo is the event for the genomics revolution promoting the cross fertilization of established and emerging genomic technologies, along with exciting applications. In 2011, we are proud to launch the NGS Data forum that addresses why data is the driving force that enables genomic discoveries.

03/13/2011 - Pittcon 2011

Pittcon is the world's annual premier Conference and Exposition on laboratory science. Pittcon attracts nearly 20,000 attendees from industry, academia and government from 90 countries worldwide.

03/13/2011 - American Institute of Chemical Engineers - 2011 AIChE Spring Meeting & 7th Global Congress on Process Safety

Don't miss the premier technical conference for Chemical Engineers working in industry, March 13-17 in Chicago, IL. Program highlights include invited featured speakers, the 7th Global Congress on Process Safety, the 23rd Ethylene Producers Conference, the 11th Natural Gas Utilization Conference, the 14th Topical Conference on Refinery Processing and much more.

03/13/2011 - March 13th – 18th Pittcon 2010: Becoming Leaner, Greener, and More Compliant

CSols, Inc. will be at Booth # 3683 showcasing our new ELN Services Suite to help your laboratory reach its goals of becoming Leaner, Greener, and more compliant. Our service can provide you with the tools needed to successfully plan for an ELN project
 Job Postings

5/31/2009 - Aggregated List of LIMS Jobs

05/31/2009 - LIMS / LIS & Laboratory Careers

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