Software enables data transfer between LIMS and OpenLAB.

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LimsLink for OpenLAB ensures that OpenLAB and third party LIMS systems are sharing data accurately. Able to integrate over 30 commercial LIMS to OpenLAB Laboratory Software Framework, product provides strategic platform to address instrument, lab information, and other electronic content. It enables extraction and transfer of sample data from LIMS to instruments and lets users view OpenLAB reports from within third party LIMS packages.

Original Press Release:

Scientific Software and Labtronics Announce LimsLink for OpenLAB(TM) Laboratory Software Framework

Pleasanton, California and Guelph, Canada (April 12, 2005) - Scientific Software, Inc. (SSI), a world leader in providing software solutions to the scientific community, and Labtronics Inc., a world leader in providing innovative laboratory data integration and management solutions, have announced the development of LimsLink for OpenLAB, a connectivity module integrating OpenLAB to LimsLink. LimsLink for OpenLAB provides an off the shelf solution for integrating third party LIMS systems to SSI's OpenLAB Laboratory Software Framework. In this way, over 30 different commercial LIMS systems from different LIMS vendors can be integrated into the OpenLAB framework.

"The OpenLAB Laboratory Software Framework provides laboratories with a strategic platform to address their instrument, lab information, and other electronic content," says Edward Long, vice-president of marketing at Scientific Software, Inc. "We are very pleased to see technology partners such as Labtronics develop complimentary solutions to integrate OpenLAB with other laboratory software such as commercial LIMS packages."

"Labtronics is very excited about our partnership with Scientific Software," said Robert Pavlis, president of Labtronics Inc. "OpenLAB is an extremely popular and valuable solution for laboratories. LimsLink for OpenLAB enables OpenLAB customers to get even more value from their investment by ensuring that their OpenLAB and LIMS systems are sharing data quickly and accurately."

LimsLink for OpenLAB provides the following capabilities:

o Extraction and transfer of sample data from LIMS to instruments

o Transfer of data from OpenLAB to third party LIMS

o Viewing OpenLAB reports from within third party LIMS packages

o Transfer LIMS data to OpenLAB to make future searches easier

LimsLink for OpenLAB is available from Labtronics Inc. It can be added to any OpenLAB Laboratory Software Framework, version 2.0 or greater.

About Labtronics Inc.

An industry leader and innovator in laboratory data integration and management solutions, Labtronics combines advanced software and unparalleled data integration expertise to help customers derive more value from their laboratory data. With customers around the world and offices in North America and Europe, Labtronics' solutions help customers improve the efficiency and effectiveness of their laboratories while reducing their cost for regulatory compliance and increasing the speed with which they can release products from quality testing to the market. For more information about Labtronics, visit

About Scientific Software, Inc.

Scientific Software, Inc. is a world leader in the development, sale and support of software systems to the scientific community. With over 60,000 worldwide installations, the Company's award-winning EZChrom Elite(TM) Enterprise Chromatography Data System and OpenLAB Laboratory Software Framework are used in a wide range of markets such as pharmaceutical, environmental, chemical, and food analysis. Scientific Software, Inc., is based in Pleasanton, California. Further information about Scientific Software, Inc. and its products are available at or at 1-800-588-8878.

EZChrom Elite and OpenLAB are trademarks of Scientific Software, Inc.

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