09-Mar-2004 - Thermo Fisher Scientific, Inc.

Thermo Electron Offers Free UK Seminars on LIMS Integration for Reduced Costs & Efficiency Gains

WOBURN, Mass.: Thermo Electron Corporation will be conducting two seminars covering the integration of LIMS (Laboratory Information Management Systems) with other laboratory applications and enterprise software solutions, and the resulting benefits in terms of cost reduction and efficiency gain. These events are scheduled for 30th March and 1st April 2004 at Thermo facilities in Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire and Altrincham, Cheshire respectively. There is no charge for attending these seminars.

The seminar program is targeted at Laboratory, IT and Business Managers interested in learning how the automation and integration of laboratory informatics solutions can increase productivity. Attendees will learn how organizations with multiple laboratories are standardizing on LIMS and integrating these with Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) Systems and Process Information Management Systems (PIMS). Emphasis will be placed on practical demonstrations.

For more details on these seminars and to register online, visit Thermo's website

Developed specifically for enterprise deployments, Thermo's SampleManager LIMS can be implemented to support global or local lab deployments, is scalable for a large user base, and is available in multiple languages. SampleManager is also flexible and configurable to accommodate various workflows, lab types and user communities that exist across the enterprise. SampleManager integrates easily with other applications and instruments in and out of the lab, providing a foundation for a complete laboratory automation solution for the global enterprise. SampleManager is acknowledged as the world's most widely used LIMS - an installed base of over 1,100 systems supports approximately 45,000 daily users in 43 countries around the world.

Thermo Electron was recently named Life Sciences Instrument Company of the Year by Frost & Sullivan. Thermo was selected because of their ability to provide total solutions to customers, from outfitting an entire lab with equipment to prepare and analyze samples, to software that manages all the data.

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