RURO Laboratory Management Solutions Receive Army Certificate of Networthiness


Larry Miller
RURO, Inc.
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RURO Laboratory Management Solutions Receive Army Certificate of Networthiness

Accreditation ensures that the company’s solutions meet Army and Department of Defense (DoD) standards for security, compatibility, supportability and sustainability

Frederick, MD – June 23, 2011 – RURO, Inc., a developer of innovative research productivity and management solutions today announced that RURO US Army Laboratory Recon (USALR) 3.3, a suite of products used to help researchers better manage lab data, samples and resources, has been approved for an Enterprise Certificate of Networthiness (CoN) originally requested by the US Army Research Institute of Environmental Medicine (USARIEM), the Medical Command (MEDCOM) and the Medical Research and Material Command (MRMC).

The CoN is a requirement for all enterprise software products utilized in the Army Enterprise Infrastructure Network. The certification also applies to all DoD organizations that use the Army Enterprise Infrastructure Network including the National Guard and Army Reserve.

“Medical and research laboratories are essential to the Army’s overall mission,” stated Kevin Hoisington, marketing director at RURO. “This certification enables the Army to deploy our solutions where they need it, when they need it while being assured that our technology is secure, compatible and easy to support.”

About RURO US Army Laboratory Recon 3.3

The US Army Laboratory Recon (USALR) is a suite of software products used to increase researcher productivity and optimize the management of laboratory data, samples and resources. USALR is available in four modules that can be purchased and used together or separately including:

  • Module A – Freezer Inventory (FreezerPro 4.1) is designed to secure and manage frozen biological samples and provide tracking utilizing RFID and barcode scanning
  • Module B – Animal Breeding (ezColony 3.2) is utilized to track animals, including lines for transgenic studies
  • Module C – Electronic Laboratory Notebook (Sciency 2.6) is used to ease data capture related tasks in the laboratory from instruments, the web or researchers notes
  • Module D – Laboratory Information Management System (LIMS247 3.3), an enterprise-class, secure laboratory data, process and workflow management platform

USALR is hosted on a virtualized web server utilizing VMware and was evaluated on a Windows Server 2008 standard platform, but is compatible with Windows Server 2003, Red Hat Enterprise Linux 2.1 or later, and Mac OS X 10.4 or later. The browser-based client was evaluated on a Windows 7 trusted platform. Optional integration via a web server integrates USALR with other MEDCOM databases.

To learn more about RURO USALR 3.3 go to (Please contact us for login/password to access the protected pages)

About RURO

Headquartered in the heart of Maryland’s biotechnology corridor, RURO is an award winning developer of state-of-the-art software that optimizes manageability and productivity for academic, biotechnological, pharmaceutical, medical and government (homeland security) laboratories in the USA and throughout the world.

RURO is a company driven to innovate. With a fervent focus on relevant and novel software technologies that address needs of scientists, RURO strives to be the best at integrating world-class technologies and customer needs into products which have no analogs on the current software market.

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