Laboratory Whole Slide Imaging Comparison

Process Traditional Method LUMEA
File Storage Onsite NAS, limited capacity AWS cloud storage, unlimited capacity
File Management Folder by accession number Direct Attachment to BxLink slide order driven by unique slide barcode
Slide Scan Tracking Manual check of folder to make sure all slides were scanned Task dashboard that tracks slides that need to be scanned
Barcode Failures Drag slide to correct folder Attach slide to slide order by accession number, stain, sequence