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Interactive Software Blog - Sample Management and CRM Insights

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We help you streamline your laboratory management and sample tracking procedures, improve your student recruitment processes and increase efficiency in your training operations. Our sample management and CRM insights and blogs include detailed tutorials, opinions, white papers and educational pieces from our experienced team, customers and industry experts.

The importance of collaboration in scientific research – and how your software can help

As a research lab, Biobank or pharmaceutical organisation your colleagues, partners, suppliers and donors are essential to your success. Without your facilities, equipment, ...

Protecting your data from potential internal security breaches

When it comes to protecting your data and systems you will have security in place to stop external access and attacks. But recent ...

Protecting your information in LIMS, Sample Management and CRM systems using rules-based data encryption

This week we saw another announcement in the news where personal data had been stolen. This time it was student data from a ...

Why don’t all software systems encrypt sensitive or personal data?

The scientific research and healthcare sectors are constantly being reminded that they must protect sensitive and patient confidential data at all times.  These ...

How Achiever Medical helps you meet the Caldicott principles

The Caldicott Principles were introduced to make sure that patient information stored across the NHS is protected and information that could identify patients ...

Labs and Biobanks Evidencing Return on Investment

If you have recently received a grant from a funding body, then you’ll probably have to demonstrate how well you are using that ...

7 signs you have outgrown your current software

You spent months (if not years) searching for the best software to do what your teams wanted. You devoted many hours speaking to ...

Ethical considerations for Biobanks

As a new or established Biobank you face many challenges and considerations. These include financing, ongoing cost recovery, collection logistics and where you ...

How can Biobanks maximise return on investment?

Money is always tight these days.  In addition, in these uncertain times everyone is little more cautious.  This is even more true for ...

5 key considerations when applying for Biobank funding

Whether you are setting up a new Biobank or reapplying for further funding, you need to demonstrate to the funding bodies that their ...

5 key success factors for laboratory compliance

Most people dread an audit and many businesses see compliance as something they have to do to get a ‘tick in the box’.  However, ...

To build or buy software? 5 common myths exposed

The question of whether to build or buy software can be difficult to answer.  If you have a dedicated IT team the idea ...