March 1, 2017
You rarely walk into a car dealership to just look around. Well, maybe you do, if you’re like me. I'm the type of person that describes my friend's new car as "a white one" or "it looks like Bumblebee, from Transformers!"
February 24, 2017
So, you think to yourself: “I need an ELN!”
You see the use of “ELN” here, “E notebook” there and occasionally the term “paper-on-glass” somewhere over there. How do you begin to start looking for the right electronic solution, and how do you do it without wasting time?
March 24, 2016
Research and Development informatics is not that different to any other area, it is full of tools and software that are all given TLA’s (three letter acronyms) or even FLA’s (four letter acronyms).
February 15, 2016
Today's bioanalytical (BA) scientists find themselves under a deluge of data. It's no bad thing as this valuable asset is driving research and development (R&D) forward, but it's only useful if that information is stored and curated consistently.
September 7, 2015
There’s no doubt that research and development oriented organizations have made huge strides to move beyond the limitations of paper-based working and embrace technologies that automate data capture, analysis and reporting. For those groups and organizations that have left paper behind, the gains in terms of time saved transcribing data from system to system, aggregating data for reports have been significant and measurable. These time savings and efficiency gains create the opportunities for scientists to focus on innovation rather than admin.