Below you will find the information on the changes that occurred in Instrument Manager from version 8.06 through version 8.14.10. If you would like to find out more on how to upgrade to the newest version of Instrument Manager please contact our sales department.


v8.14.10 v8.14.00 v8.13.00 v8.12.20 v8.12.11 v8.11.10 v8.11.00 v8.10.00
Release Date 5/16 11/15 12/13 4/13 10/12 5/11 12/10 4/10
Archive Database accessible by Lab Intel check mark check mark
Open QC Framework check mark check mark
Filter by pane in SM Workspace check mark check mark
Laboratory Intelligence check mark check mark check mark
Dynamic Filters check mark check mark check mark
Auto-Logoff check mark check mark check mark
Re-Authentication check mark check mark check mark
Moving Median option for Moving Averages check mark check mark check mark check mark
Transformed algorithms for Moving Averages check mark check mark check mark check mark
QC Bracketing check mark check mark check mark check mark
Moving Averages/Mean Bracketing check mark check mark check mark check mark
Redesign & Enhanced Rules Engine check mark check mark check mark check mark check mark
SM Enhancement - Hematology Workflow check mark check mark check mark check mark check mark
Improved SM Workspace Refresh check mark check mark check mark check mark check mark
Single Installation Disk check mark check mark check mark check mark check mark
64-bit OS Support check mark check mark check mark check mark check mark
Notifier Pop-up compatibility for Windows 7 & 2008 check mark check mark check mark check mark check mark
Discontinue LAT Support check mark check mark check mark check mark check mark
Software Security Key - Virtual Environments check mark check mark check mark check mark check mark check mark
Enhanced SM Workspace (filter/color code/etc.) check mark check mark check mark check mark check mark check mark
QC Integration Improvements w/Bio-Rad URT check mark check mark check mark check mark check mark check mark
Enhanced Status Display Window check mark check mark check mark check mark check mark check mark
Redesign of Status Display Window check mark check mark check mark check mark check mark check mark check mark
Moving Averages check mark check mark check mark check mark check mark check mark check mark check mark
User Security Redesign check mark check mark check mark check mark check mark check mark check mark check mark
LDAP Support (Active Directory) check mark check mark check mark check mark check mark check mark check mark check mark
Support 9 QC lot levels for Unity Real Time check mark check mark check mark check mark check mark check mark check mark check mark
Configurable SM Workspace Popups check mark check mark check mark check mark check mark check mark check mark check mark
Specimen Routing Aliquotting check mark check mark check mark check mark check mark check mark check mark check mark
SM Performance Enhancement check mark check mark check mark check mark check mark check mark check mark check mark
Data Archiving check mark check mark check mark check mark check mark check mark check mark check mark
Rules Engine User Interface Redesign check mark check mark check mark check mark check mark check mark check mark check mark
Cell Counter and Urine Microscopy check mark check mark check mark check mark check mark check mark check mark check mark
Support for Multiple Que Managers check mark check mark check mark check mark check mark check mark check mark check mark
SM Workspace Redesign check mark check mark check mark check mark check mark check mark check mark check mark
Image Support check mark check mark check mark check mark check mark check mark check mark check mark
Maintenance Manager check mark check mark check mark check mark check mark check mark check mark
Lightpole (Notifier) check mark check mark check mark check mark check mark
ODBC Access check mark check mark check mark check mark check mark check mark
VQAT Integration check mark check mark check mark check mark check mark check mark check mark check mark
User-defined Notifier Event check mark check mark check mark check mark check mark check mark check mark check mark
Support for Multiple QC Databases in Unity Real Time check mark check mark check mark check mark check mark check mark check mark check mark
QC Integration (Bio-Rad) v8.04.03 check mark check mark check mark check mark check mark check mark check mark check mark
Manual Results Entry check mark check mark check mark check mark check mark check mark check mark check mark
Specimen Routing check mark check mark check mark check mark check mark check mark check mark check mark
Specimen Event Log check mark check mark check mark check mark check mark check mark check mark check mark
Automated Backup Critical Files check mark check mark check mark check mark check mark check mark check mark check mark
Data Collection check mark check mark check mark check mark check mark check mark check mark check mark
Notifier check mark check mark check mark check mark check mark check mark check mark check mark
Specimen Management Rules check mark check mark check mark check mark check mark check mark check mark check mark
Support for Multiple Languages check mark check mark check mark check mark check mark check mark check mark check mark
Rapid Order Entry check mark check mark check mark check mark check mark check mark check mark check mark
Report Designer check mark check mark check mark check mark check mark check mark check mark check mark
Audit Trail check mark check mark check mark check mark check mark check mark check mark check mark
Patient Order Management check mark check mark check mark check mark check mark check mark check mark check mark
Request Rules check mark check mark check mark check mark check mark check mark check mark check mark
Dictionary Editor check mark check mark check mark check mark check mark check mark check mark check mark
Rules Engine (part of SM) check mark check mark check mark check mark check mark check mark check mark check mark
Specimen Management (w/o rules) check mark check mark check mark check mark check mark check mark check mark check mark
Specimen Storage and Retrieval check mark check mark check mark check mark check mark check mark check mark check mark