Labworks, LLC

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Labworks, LLC
Type Limited Liability Company
Industry Laboratory informatics
Headquarters 230 N. 1200 E, Suite 202, Lehi, UT, U.S.
Number of locations 1
Area served Worldwide
Key people Paul Fjeldsted, CTO; Lane Franks, CEO
Products
Website Labworks.com

Labworks, LLC develops and distributes laboratory informatics software, including the Labworks laboratory information management system (LIMS).

History

LABWORKS LIMS was acquired from PerkinElmer by Labworks, LLC (Labworks) in March 2016 by former employees of PerkinElmer Inc. in order to better support the 400+ customer base and to continue/increase investment in the LABWORKS LIMS product line. "The Labworks employees were tired of seeing a lack of focus and investment in the Labworks product," the company stated, "so they partnered with experienced industry executives along with private investors and made the case to PKI that the Labworks product and customers deserved better."[1] With the acquisition of Labworks in May 2016[2], the new company stated it would be releasing a version 6.6 of the software later in the summer , with a focus "on migrating functionality from the local client to web based functions and eventually to an 'as-a-Service' model."[2] Versions 6.7 was released in May 2017, and 6.8 is expected in the first quarter of 2018.[3]

Technology and products

Labworks

Labworks is a LIMS that is a "safe and simple solution of choice for laboratory information management."[4] The software was originally developed by PerkinElmer.

Features

Product: LABWORKS
Sample, inventory, and data management
Sample login and management?Y[5]
Sample tracking?Y[5]
Sample and/or result batching?
Task and event scheduling?Y[5]
Option for manual result entry?
Multiple data viewing methods?Y[5]
Data and trend analysis?
Data and equipment sharing?
Customizable fields and/or interface?
Query capability?
Import data?
Internal file or data linking?
External file or data linking?
ELN support or integration?
Export data to MS Excel?
Raw data management?
Data warehouse?
Deadline control?
Production control?
Project and/or task management?
Inventory management?
Document creation and/or management?Y[5]
Case management?
Workflow management?Y[6]
Specification management?
Customer and supplier management?
Billing management?
Quality, security, and compliance
Regulatory compliance?Y[6]
QA / QC functions?
Performance evaluation?
Audit trail?
Chain of custody?
Configurable roles and security?
Data normalization?
Data validation?
Data encryption?
Version control?
Automatic data backup?
Environmental monitoring?
Reporting, barcoding, and printing
Custom reporting?Y[5]
Report printing?
Label support?
Barcode support?Y[6]
Export to PDF?
Export to MS Word?
Export to HTML and/or XML?
Fax integration?
Email integration?Y[6]
Base functionality
Administrator management?Y[5]
Modular?
Instrument interfacing and management?Y[6]
Mobile device integration?
Alarms and/or alerts?Y[5]
Work-related time tracking?
Voice recognition system?
External monitoring?
Messaging?
Multilingual?
Network-capable?
Web client or portal?
Online or integrated help?
Software as a service delivery model?
Usage-based cost?
Industries served
agriculture, environmental, food and beverage, geology and mining, manufacturing and R&D, petrochemical, power and utility

Pricing

Demonstration videos and other media

Additional information

References

  1. "Labworks 2.0 – Expect Excellence". Labworks, LLC. Archived from the original on 02 June 2016. https://web.archive.org/web/20160602181306/http://labworks.com/company/. Retrieved 02 June 2016. 
  2. 2.0 2.1 "LABWORKS LIMS Acquired from PerkinElmer by Labworks LLC – Future Never Looked Brighter". BusinessWire. Business Wire, Inc. 11 May 2016. http://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20160511005343/en/LABWORKS-LIMS-Acquired-PerkinElmer-Labworks-LLC-%E2%80%93. Retrieved 02 June 2016. 
  3. "About Our Company". Labworks, LLC. https://labworks.com/company/. Retrieved 09 January 2017. 
  4. "LABWORKS". Labworks, LLC. http://labworks.com/. Retrieved 02 June 2016. 
  5. 5.0 5.1 5.2 5.3 5.4 5.5 5.6 5.7 "Laboratory Data Management System". Labworks, LLC. https://labworks.com/customizable-sample-lifecycle/. Retrieved 26 April 2017. 
  6. 6.0 6.1 6.2 6.3 6.4 "Laboratory Management Software". Labworks, LLC. https://labworks.com/software/. Retrieved 26 April 2017.