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The Development of a Thriving Digital Business Ecosystem (DBE) for Laboratory, Scientific & Health Industry Stakeholders

The Development of a Thriving Digital Business Ecosystem (DBE) for Laboratory, Scientific & Health Industry Stakeholders

As we all know, the Internet has had an affect on every person, institution, industry and government in the world today.  The LIMS industry has changed rapidly over the years because of the Internet in that nearly every LIMS system that is purchased today was investigated and researched to one extent or another through the Internet and in many cases has been purchased by way of the Internet.  When it comes to learning about LIMS, trying them out, purchasing a LIMS, implementation and finally support, you are and will be forever using the Internet at every step in that process.  Basically, the Internet is a key Enabling Technology that is not only driving the Laboratory, Scientific and Health Informatics Ecosystem but in fact the entire world of Business Ecosystems.

Collaborative Science via Social Media: A Real World Case Study with myExperiment.org

Collaborative Science via Social Media: A Real World Case Study with myExperiment.org

The myExperiment Virtual Research Environment enables you and your colleagues to share digital items associated with your research—in particular it enables you to share and execute scientific workflows.

It’s Not What You Know; It’s Who You Know: Social Media Opens Doors to the “Old Boy Network”

It’s Not What You Know; It’s Who You Know: Social Media Opens Doors to the “Old Boy Network”

“It’s not what you know, it’s who you know.” The adage still holds true and in a tight economy with jobs at a premium it can be a critical issue for those outside the inner circle. But just like so many other issues in various industries, it’s technology to the rescue; this is especially true in the laboratory, scientific and technical professions.