Branford, CT June 16th, 2015 Today Core Informatics announced the launch of  the Marketplace, the first of its kind catalog of pre-configured scientific applications designed to flexibly support the changing needs of modern laboratories, integrate data sources, and speed informatics deployments. The apps are built on Core Informatics’ Platform for Science™ by an ecosystem of partners and customers to enable scientists to leverage industry best practices, swiftly implement changes in workflows, methods of data collection and analysis, instrument interfaces, and share data securely with collaborators.

The Platform for Science,Core Informatics’ Scientific Platform-as-a-Service offering available from the Cloud or on-premises, is designed to empower users to quickly extend and configure their data management system to meet their evolving workflows without the need for custom coding. The apps in the Platform for Science Marketplace integrate seamlessly with Core Informatics’ products, including Core LIMS, ELN, SDMS and Core Collaboration,for customers engaged in all phases of scientific product development and innovation.

Anyone can browse the Platform for Science Marketplace to find apps built for their domain. Existing apps include configurable solution sets built to meet the needs of scientists involved in Drug Discovery (small molecule and biologics), Next Generation Sequencing (NGS) and Biobanking The breadth and depth of available solutions continues to grow rapidly, with new applications coming soon for numerous other scientific domains including Bioprocessing, Crop Science, Chemicals, Food and Beverage, CPG and more. Visitors to the Marketplace can submit ideas for new apps, or enhancements to existing apps, to Core Informatics and its partners for future development.

“The Platform for Science Marketplace represents a very forward-looking model which I expect to have a huge impact across the science informatics arena given the escalating focus on scalability, big data and data sharing,” saidFerenc Csizmadia, CEO of ChemAxon.

“The launch of the Marketplace enables customers to realize the potential of the Platform for Science,speeding our customers’ time to value by providing access to tightly integrated, best in breed applications that can be added to their platform immediately,” said Anthony Uzzo, President of Core Informatics. “We look forward to interacting with current and potential customers, partners and collaborators through the Marketplace to continue to build new capabilities for current and emerging scientific domains.”