The LIMS-LIS equation Randy C. Hice I was searching the dark corners of my mind for a little parable differentiating versatility from mediocrity. I was complaining to a friend that I fell short of my goals in athletics. But he said, “you weren’t mediocre, you were versatile!”
Alex Mera Sr. Product Marketing Manager Systat Software, Inc. SigmaStat is an easy-to-use, wizard based, statistical software package designed to expertly guide users through the statistical analysis of their data.
The HIAPER Project for environmental research Bill Weaver, Ph.D. The other day, I was reading an e-mail from the comfort of home on my wireless PDA. The topic was the appropriateness of a high-tech focus in an elective course for business majors. The authors did not think it was a great
Five guidelines to help ensure your system will stand the test of time. Kristi Hobbs I walked into my favorite hole-in-the-wall restaurant a few weeks ago and, as I scanned through the entree selection, my eye caught a small insert in the corner. It said, "Free wireless Internet here."
Advanced computational modeling helps improve protective gear designs Tomas Friend, Ph.D. American war fighters in Iraq and Afghanistan face a high risk of serious injury or death from mines and improvised explosive devices (IEDs). Since the end of conventional warfare in Iraq, blasts have killed more than 1,000 Americans
Developers share their insights about where the new releases are heading. I eagerly agreed to write this article on mathematical software trends, since it is one of the areas where readers should be as interested as I am and willing to comment. I have my own ideas
John Joyce, Ph.D. Pittcon returned to Orlando and the Orange County Convention Center again this year. After Chicago, many were looking forward to a nice break from winter, only to be caught by surprise by a sudden cold snap
The general statistical software is superb for the novice statistician with modest needs and purse. SigmaStat is an old friend that I originally used over 10 years ago when I was first learning about statistical software. At that time, SigmaStat was making the transition from DOS to Windows-based
New a languages open door to a new breed of software Matthew Shanahan In order to discover and develop new products, life science laboratories have been forced to switch from pursing individual disease targets to selecting regulating factors in a network of molecular interactions. This increased complexity has translated to
The Universal electronic laboratory notebook (ELN) models any scientific or non-scientific workflow, and is fully chemically aware, allowing content such as chemical structures, materials and analytical data
The Clarity Chromatography Station 2.4 acquires and evaluates data from up to four chromatographs at a time, and includes support tools for GLP/21 CFR Part 11 compliance. It features an optional add-on module
The automated literature search tool, for the multidisciplinary study of biological systems, is available as a free plug-in to Cytoscape 2.1, an open-source bioinformatics platform that enables researchers to form a visual map
Darwin is a commercial-off-the-shelf LIMS for pharmaceutical development and quality control, which is powered by SampleManager and supports complex pharmaceutical testing and regulatory compliance. The system handles comprehensive batch/lot management and tracking of dissolution
Isentris is a fully supported, out-of-the-box, n-tier discovery informatics platform designed for life sciences researchers. The platform provides a research environment supporting business process…
The DecisionSite 8.1 visual data analytics platform offers pharmaceutical and biopharmaceutical users an end-to-end analysis environment for analysis throughout the drug discovery process. Version 8.1 enables wider use