If you work in a laboratory setting, likely at some point you have experienced laboratory users who profess to "hate" their LIMS (Laboratory Information Management System). If you take the time to listen, they often have good reasons. Usually, those reasons include one of the following: "It takes too long for me to do one simple thing" or "It's too hard to find what I need."
Unfortunately these are very valid issues for many organizations' LIMS implementations. If you look closer, the reason something "takes too long" or is "too hard to find" in a LIMS is that, to perform a simple task (like printing a report), a user often has to perform something like the following... [Read More]