Strata™ Sample Management Software

  • Manage precious biosamples and compounds with the highest levels of security and confidence in your SampleStore™ II and BioStore™ II automated storage systems.
  • Strata software is the high-performance engine that drives the sample management process in Brooks Life Science Systems' SampleStore II and BioStore II automated storage systems. Strata makes automated storage easy and convenient to use: no special engineering expertise is required to operate the system. Its reliability and flexibility assure your samples will be efficiently processed and securely protected.

Overview

  • Using SampleStore II and BioStore II becomes completely intuitive with Brooks’ Strata sample management software. The simplified user interface is easily configured for day-to-day operation, plus greater detail is available for “super users” via drill-down and advanced screens. Strata software is accessible from a workstation next to the store, remotely from a user’s office, or from home on a smartphone or tablet. The software simplifies integration with corporate IT systems and LIMS that support Web services and other technologies. It ensures reliable performance via intelligent diagnostics and error recovery.
  • With Strata, your staff can focus on the science rather than contending with disparate sample collection management systems.

Key Features

  • Sample security: conducts lifetime inventory and environmental tracking while compiling sample chain of custody and audit trail reports
  • High performance and reliability: Provides full order control including drag-and-drop order prioritization. Optimizes throughput through more efficient batch workflows and order decomposition. System data logging and performance tracking assure reliability plus enable remote diagnostics and troubleshooting
  • Easy-to-use interface: Intuitive, information-rich display with modern graphics permits operations with no special training. Customizable screens allow application-specific workflow presentation
  • Remote access: data is accessible from any location using a laptop, tablet, or web-enabled device
  • Seamless IT integration: flexible deployment options include active directory integration and encrypted system access passwords. LIMS options include Web services API, database, and file-based integration. Accessibility is highly configurable with definable user roles
  • Automation interface: enables easy integration with Brooks’ Sprint™ 6 scheduling software and other work cell applications.