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Thermo Scientific Signs up German Data Management Distributor

By a GenomeWeb staff reporter

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Lab automation products and information technology solutions company Up to Data will distribute and service two Thermo Fisher Scientific lab software and data platforms in Germany, Thermo Fisher said today.

Through its membership in the Informatics Global Partner Alliance Program, Germany-based Up to Data will distribute and service Thermo Scientific's Laboratory Information Management Systems and its Chromatography Data Systems.

Up to Data will provide access to Thermo Scientific solutions including software, consulting, implementation and validation, and data management services. It also will provide operational and administrative support for all Thermo Scientific informatics products and underlying databases.

The German company offers lab automation and information management systems, databases, business information systems, software, training, validation, and warehousing, among other information management services.

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