Laboratory Informatics


Why I Write Under my Own Name

Some companies will write, generially, by their company names. Others will tell the names of the people who write the articles. I use my name for these posts, not merely the generic “GeoMetrick Entperprises” and I have some reasons for that.


Providing Local Laboratory Services (or Not)

Most of us in the laboratory informatics industry end up working on projects that aren’t close to home. I’m mainly talking about the area of services I work with, which are product selection, requirements gathering, and implementation services, such as configuration/customization. While I occasionally run into people who are getting local work, they’re the minority.


GeoMetrick Enterprises Wins Global Health & Pharma Award, Again!

Once, again, GeoMetrick Enterprises has been awarded an ILA (International Life Science) award from Global Health & Pharma magazine for Best Laboratory Software Provider 2017: GHP International Life Sciences Awards 2017 (Full List) GeoMetrick Enterprises’ Listing Gloria Metrick GeoMetrick Enterprises http://www.GeoMetrick.com/


Web-site Changes: My Memory Returns

In my previous post “Web-Site Warning,” I mentioned that I’m just this week returning to do some work on my web-site. It’s refreshing my memory on a number of issues.




Pixels and You

In my last post, “A Few Label Printing Tips,” I mentioned moving items on barcode labels around by pixels. That sounds tedious, doesn’t it? Well, actually, it is, but it’s sometimes easier than the drag-and-drop route.



Thermo Fisher Scientific and CoreLIMS

Someone e-mailed me, yesterday, and asked if I’d heard the news about CoreLIMS and Thermo Fisher Scientific. Of course, I hadn’t, because I no longer keep up with this type of news. Even so, I had my first guess what the news must be.