After reading our previous posts on inefficiency, you might be thinking, “I have a LIMS that takes care of transitioning from the wet lab to analysis for me.” While it is true that you have a LIMS in place, can you think of any LIMS that manages data through bioinformatics and reporting, while maintaining[...]

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Posted in Big Data, education, provenance, white paper, lab efficiency

A major agricultural genomics company in Malaysia was facing a significant maintenance burden from on-premises data centers, prompting it to explore cloud-based solutions in late 2016. The company needed to reduce its turnaround time and its computational, storage, and data transfer resources for performing genomic[...]

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Posted in Genomic Cloud

As mentioned in our previous blog post, Stop Managing Your Instruments and Software Platforms Independently, scientific labs are resorting to using a variety of manual methods for data management and collation. As a result, labs often experience poor record keeping regarding the “who, what, when, where, and how” of[...]

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Posted in Big Data, education, provenance, white paper, lab efficiency

We thought that we'd use these middle-of-summer weeks to revisit one of our earlier topics. In this case, it's the first of the list of salient items from our our "Five Strategies to Improve the Efficiency of Your Lab" white paper...

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Posted in Big Data, education, provenance, white paper, lab efficiency

The latest installment of our blog posts on the Lab7 Systems team features our Principal Software Engineer, John Eargle, Ph.D. John was the 4th Lab7ite, having joined about 3 months after the company was founded. Since then, John has toiled away making sure that the Enterprise Science Platform (ESP) not only[...]

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Posted in L7in7Q, L7 Informatics News, education, Insider

Bio-IT World 2017 Recap

Lab7 Systems was proud to be a Gold Sponsor of this year's Bio-IT World Conference and Expo, which took place May23-25, at the Seaport World Trade Center in Boston. The best part was that our booth #563 was right next to the bar...I mean...The best part was seeing the exciting advances in utilization of cloud[...]

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Posted in Bioinformatics, Cloud Computing, Big Data, bio-it world, L7 Informatics News, conferences, Genomic Cloud

We can all agree that labs are being inundated with more and more tasks, more data-rich technologies, and the need to develop new strategies for dealing with this new reality. Just as we have become more efficient in managing our lives (think about the impact of smartphones), it’s important to apply similar[...]

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Posted in Big Data, Bioinformatics, education, Lab7 ESP, L7 Informatics News, NGS101, provenance, white paper

As our company rapidly grows, we’re working to increase our presence in the market, as well as to increase the time we spend at conferences to learn the latest from scientists in our field. To that end, we want to take some time here to describe what we’ve been up to at recent conferences and look forward to our[...]

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Posted in conferences, lab7, Lab7 ESP, L7 Informatics News

Lab7 in 7 Questions: Alexandra Hubbard

As Lab7 Systems grows and more people become aware of what we do and what the Enterprise Science 

Platfo rm (ESP) is, we’d like to share some insight into the team that helped get us here. To this end, we’re starting a new blog series called “Lab7 in 7 Questions” (we are Lab7 after all, not Lab4 or Lab5). In the[...] Read

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LAB7 SYSTEMS SECURES $3.0M FINANCING TO FUEL PLATFORM GROWTH AND COMMERCIAL EXPANSION Boosts scalable software platform for data-intensive life science applications

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Posted in L7 Informatics News, The NGS Market, Uncategorized