Summary from Vendor Eliminate unnecessary paper records with the LabVantage ELN. Capture, organize, manage and collaborate experiments and test execution workflows across your organization with ease. With features designed to increase productivity while reducing errors, you can replace your paper lab notebooks and paper method worksheets with confidence. The LabVantage ELN is fully embedded in LabVantage to provide a comprehensive and integrated lab automation solution.

Compare LabVantage to other options in the Electronic Lab Notebook Matrix.

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Search functions can search across file formats and beyond typos

Able to search for documents within the platform 3/3, able to search beyond file formats 3/3, able to search beyond typographical errors 3/3, transparency of file structure 3/3

Ability to manipulate files and images

Can manipulate text docs, spreadsheets, images, chemical compounds & structures, instrument and lab results, reagent data

Support for multiple open windows

Somewhat; some limitations

Ability to link out

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Support for Researcher Documentation

Hyperlink support

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Metadata Creation Prompts

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Rights Management (Licensing)

green check

Protocol Integration

No information provided

Adaptability to Lab Workflows

Accounts/Permissions Levels

No information provided

Internal Data Sharing

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Adaptable to a Variety of Workflows

No information provided

Compatibility with authoring tools

No information provided

Windows Compatible

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Macintosh Compatible

green check

Linux Compatible

red x

Android Compatible

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iOS Compatible

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Cloud Storage

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Local Storage

green check

Hybrid (cloud/local) Storage

red x


Supports version tracking, backup, and storage.

File Redundancy

No information provided

Creates stable URLs or persistent identifiers for entries

green check

Can unregistered users access the data found at persistent links?

red x

Storage Capacity - Users

No limit

Storage Capacity - Max File Size

No limit



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red x



Administrator, user, in-person training


FAQs, support forum, instructions, troubleshooting information

Data Migration from Other Systems (incoming migration)

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Compatability with data repositories

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Exit Strategies (outgoing migration)

All hosting is done by the client and this can be managed by them as well. Flat file transfer exportation is supported.

Recovery Options

LabVantage recommends that users implement standard data repository backup.

Single Sign-on (Institutional ID)

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Number of Installations per institution

Not applicable (web-based application)

Multiple client use

No information provided

Number of registered Harvard/HMS users

The Channing Division of Network Medicine uses the LIMS and Biobanking capabilities. No ELN users at this time.
Other higher-education users No academic institutions currently use the tool as of October 2017 (tool was released in 2016.)


Security levels

Up to and including Level 5
Backdoor accessibility

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Open Science/Open Data Efforts

Links directly to open data repositories.

Academically Oriented

red x

Cost (per seat)

No information provided

Dictation/voice input

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Data Entry

Can manipulate text documents, spreadsheets, images, chemical compounds and structures, instrument and lab results, and reagent data

Tiers of Service

No information provided
Platform Integrations

Labvantage Laboratory Execution System (LES)

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Updated: 2018-02-01

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