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    • When Platforms Launch Discovery

    • Platform software development is trending these days, and for good reason. Platform development lets developers get to a robust foundation that addresses broad essentials, like security and reporting, but then enables dedicated teams to build innovative applications on top of that foundation to serve specific users. Forbes, quoting blogger Jonathan Clarks, described platforms as structures on which multiple products can be built. By trending toward platforms, the logic functions of applications can be separated out, “so that an IT structure can be built for change,” ...
    • Making the Move to Paperless Experiment Data Capture

    • A good laboratory notebook is the lifeblood of a successful laboratory, serving as a vital repository for retaining valuable experiment data. There's nothing more frustrating than—when looking to replicate an experiment that a former colleague ran— to find that the experimental details were limited (or absent), necessitating that you re-optimize the entire procedure wasting valuable time and resources. In a recent Nature Study, over 70% of researchers surveyed have tried and failed to reproduce another scientist's experiments, and more than 50% have failed to reproduce ...
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