Astrix Technology Group offers Technology Selection Services for laboratories operating in scientific organizations. Laboratory informatics systems help improve the efficiency of laboratory operations, reduce compliance risk, enable high quality R&D, improve product quality, and much more. Yet, the market currently contains a dizzying array of informatics solutions, and many more new systems become available every year. Most companies lack the knowledge to effectively determine the best solution to fit their requirements when the time comes to modernize and upgrade the laboratory operating environment. At Astrix, we make it our business to stay current on all relevant trends and product offerings in the laboratory informatics industry. Unlike traditional consulting firms, Astrix offers deep scientific domain knowledge, laboratory experience, and technology expertise across hundreds of platforms, from COTS solutions to custom applications.
Since 1995, Astrix professionals have successfully demonstrated the use of industry wide best practices in the evaluation and selection of informatics solution options for hundreds of clients in a wide range of industries. Our Technology Selection Services begins with a thorough, best-practice method to assess your current (As-Is) environment, develop a future (To-Be) state, and determine and validate your requirements. With your validated requirements in hand, we then conduct a thorough vendor survey to identify the informatics solution(s) that best meets your needs. Finally, we guide you through the remaining steps in the selection process which include: preparation and evaluation of Request for Proposals (RFPs), vendor demo set up and evaluation, and vendor selection. Put our deep scientific domain knowledge, along 20+ years of experience in laboratory automation and informatics consulting, to work in finding the right solution for your Enterprise laboratory environment.