Laboratory Information Management System (LIMS)
Definition - What does Laboratory Information Management System (LIMS) mean?
Laboratory information management systems are also known as laboratory management systems (LMS).
Techopedia explains Laboratory Information Management System (LIMS)
By contrast, a LIMS is often the best software for dealing with the kinds of bulk data that a research laboratory operates on. For example, a LIMS can analyze masses of collected outcomes regarding the efficacy of a drug or chemical product, or screen repetitive tasks for daily operations. As mentioned, these tools can also analyze and support workflow, for example, by providing essential testing tools for every stage of the workflow process or by promoting the consistent use of chemicals and physical products in the laboratory for a kind of electronic quality control process.