Articles – Tech Lab

Why do Women Hold Just 24% of STEM Jobs in the U.S.A.?
Are American women achieving their full potential as educated participants in the job market? By some measures, the answer is ...

Is Your Laboratory Smart?
Today’s laboratories are moving beyond point automation solutions, such as LIMS, ELNs, and robot-based HTS systems, to create “smart environments” ...

Need Help Moving Beyond the Lab Bench?
In a time of limited government funding for basic research and a reduced number of tenure-track positions offered by universities, ...

Why Drafting Tables are Still Important Today
Has the widespread adoption of computer-aided design (CAD) technology made drafting tables obsolete? The answer is a resounding NO! While ...

10 Trends Driving IT Infrastructure Towards Hybrid Cloud Computing
In response to a recent Gartner report predicting ever faster adoption of IT cloud solutions, we look at 10 trends ...

When to Buy New vs. Used Lab Furniture
Whether you’re building a brand new laboratory facility or updating your current lab, you are making a major investment. We ...

How the Maker Movement Will Influence the Future of America
Have you tended to dismiss the maker movement as a flash in the pan, a triumph of marketing sizzle over ...

10 Skills You Need to Become a Successful Lab Manager
As a provider of unique furniture solutions to laboratory facilities at major Fortune 500 companies for over 35 years, Formaspace ...

Makerspace 101: Building a Makerspace for Library and Education Professionals
Libraries and universities are taking an increasingly prominent role in establishing Makerspaces to encourage hands-on learning. We take a look ...