LabVantage completes SQL*LIMS acquisition
LabVantage completed its acquisition of the SQL*LIMS business from Life Technologies Corporation on 10 August. Pat Pijanowski, former General Manager of the SQL*LIMS business, has joined LabVantage as its Chief Operating Officer.
'Merging the LabVantage and SQL*LIMS teams together creates a global presence that is unparalleled in the industry,' said Jim Aurelio, President & CEO of LabVantage. 'With more than 250 LIMS employees around the world, plus an extensive partner network, LabVantage is uniquely positioned to meet the laboratory informatics needs of its customers,' he added.
LabVantage will continue to support SQL*LIMS, as almost all the SQL*LIMS employees are transferring to LabVantage. LabVantage will continue to implement and sell the SQL*LIMS product to address the needs of those customers to which it is best suited.