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Laboratory Information Systems (LIS / LIMS): Software, Hardware and Service Markets for Clinical Labs and Drug Discovery Labs

Laboratory Information Systems (LIS / LIMS) Markets (Clinical Laboratory Software and Hardware, Drug Discovery Systems)

Laboratory information systems (LIS), also known as laboratory information management systems (LIMS), are data and information management systems designed for industrial and medical-related laboratories, including clinical and analytical laboratories. This Kalorama Information market report, The World Market for Lab Information Systems (LIS) analyzes the current and potential world markets for medical laboratory information system software and hardware -- both for the clinical diagnostics lab and the drug discovery and research laboratory. This report generally forecasts future growth to 2017. Market segments covered include the world, North American, European, Brazilian and Japanese markets, as well as segments for LIS software and hardware.

The Report Contains:

  • Clinical LIMS Market in North America, Europe, Brazil, Japan, Rest of World
  • Drug Discovery LIMS Market in North America, Europe, Brazil, Japan, Rest of World
  • Recent Key Mergers and Acquisitions
  • Laboratory Types and Growth
  • Selected Laboratory Information Systems Vendors, Approximate Number of Contracts/Operating Sites
  • Software Markets
  • Hardware Markets
  • Service Markets
  • Drivers and Obstacles to Growth

Market Trends Covered Include:

  • Accelrys Acquires Aegis, Vialis
  • Roper Acquires Sunquest
  • StarLims Acquires Distributors
  • On-Demand LIMS
  • Toxicology LIS
  • HIPAA 5010 Migration
  • Multi-Groups Capability
  • Middleware Platform
  • Cerner Expands with Labotix Acquisition
  • Next-Generation Sequencing
  • Proof of Concept Service
The report profiles several companies, including large companies that have made names for themselves in the field, as well as smaller firms with market niches. These companies are involved in developing and marketing these systems.

Company Profiles, Including:

  • AAC Infotray AG
  • Abbott Starlims
  • Accelrys Inc
  • Accelerated Technology Laboratories Inc
  • AJ Blomesystem GmbH
  • ASM Soft SL
  • Autoscribe
  • Baytek International
  • Benetech Medical Systems
  • Blaze Systems
  • Caliber Infosolutions Inc
  • CambridgeSoft
  • Cerner Corp
  • ChemWare Inc
  • Clinical Software Solutions
  • Clinical Systems Ltd
  • Common Cents Systems
  • CompuGroup Medical
  • Core Informatics
  • Custom Software Ltd
  • Data Unlimited International Inc.
  • Desarrollo Aplicaciones Sanitarias SL
  • eBioSys Pty Ltd
  • Elekta AB
  • GenoLogics Life Sciences Software Inc
  • H&A Scientific Inc
  • Interface Engineering Co. Ltd.
  • Kriti Microsystems Pvt. Ltd
  • LabLogic Systems Ltd
  • LabVantage Solutions Inc
  • LabWare Inc
  • LIMS at Work GmbH
  • McKesson Technology Solutions
  • Modul-Bio
  • Multidata Computer Systems Inc.
  • NeTLIMS NJ LLC
  • NXG Group
  • Odysis SA
  • Orchard Software Corp
  • PathCentral
  • Polisystem Informatica Srl
  • Sapio Sciences LLC
  • SCC Soft Computer
  • Sciformatix
  • Siemens Healthcare
  • Software Point Oy
  • Swisslab GmbH
  • Tainosystems
  • Technidata
  • Thermo Fisher Scientific
  • Timeless Medical Systems
  • Two Fold Software Ltd
  • Visual Access Health Systems Pvt. Ltd


  • Executive Summary
    • OVERVIEW
    • WORLD MARKET SUMMARY
      • Table Significant Trends in the Laboratory Information Market
      • Table World Market for Clinical Laboratory Automation Systems, 2013-2017
      • Table World Market for Drug Discovery Laboratory Information Systems, 2013-2017
    • METHODOLOGY
  • Introduction
    • LABORATORY INFORMATICS IN FLUX
    • VARIATIONS OF LIS
    • FOR THE DRUG INDUSTRY
    • FOR CLINICAL LABORATORIES
    • VARIETY OF FUNCTIONS
    • KEY FUNCTIONALITY
      • Clinical Laboratories
      • Drug Discovery Laboratories
      • Verifying Workflow
      • Automation and Competitiveness
      • Integration and Interconnectivity
      • Integrating the Pharmaceutical Laboratory with Corporate Decision Makers
      • Enterprise Capability
        • Table Selected Vendors of Enterprise-Capable LIS/LIMS
      • Clinical Diagnostic Integration
      • Electronic Medical Records
      • Point of Care Testing
        • Table Laboratory Information Systems Selected Vendors, Interface Capabilities, 2012
    • BENEFITS AND TRADEOFFS OF LIS
      • Improving Data Management
      • Improved Trackability
  • Trends and Issues
    • EMERGING TRENDS
      • Table Significant Trends in the Laboratory Information Systems Market
      • No Longer A Side Issue
      • Data Mobility
    • COMMERCIAL OFF THE SHELF SYSTEMS
      • Some Customization Needed
    • SOFTWARE ASASERVICE
    • OPENARCHITECTURE
    • FOR THE PHARMA LAB
    • FOR THE CLINICAL LAB
    • REDUCING COSTS
      • Rental Option
      • Standardization
    • SIGNIFICANT LABORATORY CHALLENGES
      • Choosing A System
      • Key Questions from Users
    • VENDOR CHALLENGES AND CONCERNS
      • Table Key LIS Selection Issues
      • Configurability
  • Recent Market Developments
    • ACCELRYS ACQUIRES AEGIS, VIALIS
    • ROPER ACQUIRES SUNQUEST
    • STARLIMS ACQUIRES DISTRIBUTORS
    • CERNER EXPANDS WITH LABOTIX ACQUISITION
    • ACCELRYS SUITE, PARTNERSHIP
    • NEXT-GENERATION SEQUENCING
    • PROOF OF CONCEPT SERVICE
    • ON-DEMAND LIMS
    • TOXICOLOGY LIS
    • TECHNIDATA FUNCTIONALITY
    • LIMS FOR THE RED CROSS, FDA
    • FDACONTRACT
    • HIPAA5010MIGRATION
    • MULTI-GROUPS CAPABILITY
    • METABOLISM LIMS
    • MIDDLEWARE PLATFORM
    • AJ BLOMESYSTEM LIMS
    • LABVANTAGE GLOBAL CONTRACT
    • INFORMATION SHARING
  • Markets
    • PERSPECTIVE
      • Managing the Data Tsunami
      • Replacement Market Opportunities
      • Laboratory Market Synopsis
        • Table Key Facts About Clinical Diagnostic Laboratories
      • Structure
      • Types Of Testing
      • Laboratory Types and Growth
        • Table Growth in Clinical Laboratories, 1997-2011
        • Table Laboratories by Type of Facility July 2012
        • Table Leading US Independent Laboratory Groups, 2011
        • Table Certificate of Compliance Laboratories By Certificate Schedule, July 2012
        • Table Major Pharmaceutical Companies Number of Potential Lab Sites for Laboratory Information Systems. 2012
      • Demographics Push Demand
        • Table The US Population 1980-2020
        • Table Percent of US Population Over Age 65 by Year
        • Table The World Population 1980-2020
        • Table Average Life Expectancy in Years by Selected Country 1980, 2004 and 2011
      • Reimbursement
        • Table Clinical Laboratory Clients and Payers by Type (%)
      • International Trends
    • VENDOR DATA
      • Table Laboratory Information Systems Selected Vendors with Hospital Contracts Number of Contracts, 2012
      • Table Laboratory Information Systems Selected Vendors Annual Number of Billed Tests, Average in A Range In Millions, 2012
      • Table Laboratory Information Systems Selected Vendors, Interface Capabilities 2012
      • Table Laboratory Information Systems Selected Vendors, Approximate Number of Contracts/Operating Sites 2012
      • Mergers and Acquisitions
        • Table Recent Key Mergers and Acquisitions
    • MARKET PLACE IMPETUS
      • The Clinical Laboratory Market
      • Market Forecasts
        • Table World Market for Clinical Lab Information Systems 2012-2017
        • Table World Market for Clinical Lab Information Systems 2012-2017 By Geographic Segment
        • Table World Market for Clinical Lab Information Systems Software, Hardware, Implementation Services by Percentage 2012-2017
        • Table North American Market for Clinical Lab Information Systems Software, Hardware, Implementation Services by Percentage 2012-2017
        • Table Brazilian Market for Clinical Lab Information Systems Software, Hardware, Implementation Services by Percentage 2012-2017
        • Table Japanese Market for Clinical Lab Information Systems Software, Hardware, Implementation Services by Percentage 2012-2017
        • Table European Market for Clinical Lab Information Systems Software, Hardware, Implementation Services by Percentage 2012-2017
        • Table Rest of World Market for Clinical Lab Information Systems Software, Hardware, Implementation Services by Percentage 2012-2017
      • The Pharmaceutical Drug Discovery Lab Market
      • Market Forecasts
        • Table World Market for Drug Discovery Lab Information Systems 2012-2017
        • Table World Market for Drug Discovery Lab Information Systems 2012-2017 By Geographic Segment
        • Table World Market for Drug Discovery Lab Information Systems Software, Hardware, Implementation Services by Percentage 2012-2017
        • Table North American Market for Drug Discovery Lab Information Systems Software, Hardware, Implementation Services by Percentage 2012-2017
        • Table Brazilian Market for Drug Discovery Lab Information Systems Software, Hardware, Implementation Services by Percentage 2012-2017
        • Table Japanese Market for Drug Discovery Lab Information Systems Software, Hardware, Implementation Services by Percentage 2012-2017
        • Table European Market for Drug Discovery Lab Information Systems Software, Hardware, Implementation Services by Percentage 2012-2017
        • Table Rest of World Market for Drug Discovery Lab Information Systems Software, Hardware, Implementation Services by Percentage 2012-2017
  • Corporate Profiles
    • AAC INFOTRAY AG
    • ABBOTT STARLIMS
    • ACCELRYS INC
    • ACCELERATED TECHNOLOGY LABORATORIES INC
    • AJ BLOMESYSTEM GMBH
    • ASM SOFT SL
    • AUTOSCRIBE
    • BAYTEK INTERNATIONAL
    • BENETECH MEDICAL SYSTEMS
    • BLAZE SYSTEMS
    • CALIBER INFOSOLUTIONS INC
    • CAMBRIDGESOFT
    • CERNER CORP
    • CHEMWARE INC
    • CLINICAL SOFTWARE SOLUTIONS
    • CLINICAL SYSTEMS LTD
    • COMMON CENTS SYSTEMS
    • COMPUGROUP MEDICAL
    • CORE INFORMATICS
    • CUSTOM SOFTWARE LTD
    • DATA UNLIMITED INTERNATIONAL INC.
    • DESARROLLOAPLICACIONES SANITARIAS SL
    • EBIOSYS PTY LTD
    • ELEKTA AB
    • GENOLOGICS LIFE SCIENCES SOFTWARE INC
    • H&ASCIENTIFIC INC
    • INTERFACE ENGINEERING CO. LTD.
    • KRITI MICROSYSTEMS PVT. LTD
    • LABLOGIC SYSTEMS LTD
    • LABVANTAGE SOLUTIONS INC
    • LABWARE INC
    • LIMS AT WORK GMBH
    • MCKESSON TECHNOLOGY SOLUTIONS
    • MODUL-BIO
    • MULTIDATA COMPUTER SYSTEMS INC.
    • NETLIMS NJ LLC
    • NXGGROUP
    • ODYSIS SA
    • ORCHARD SOFTWARE CORP
    • PATHCENTRAL
    • POLISYSTEM INFORMATICA SRL
    • SAPIO SCIENCES LLC
    • SCC SOFT COMPUTER
    • SCIFORMATIX
    • SIEMENS HEALTHCARE
    • SOFTWARE POINT OY
    • SWISSLAB GMBH
    • TAINOSYSTEMS
    • TECHNIDATA
    • THERMO FISHER SCIENTIFIC
    • TIMELESSMEDICAL SYSTEMS
    • TWO FOLD SOFTWARE LTD
    • VISUAL ACCESS HEALTH SYSTEMS PVT. LTD

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