The Connected Lab – Driving Scientific Innovation

Why aim for a Connected Lab?

Katrina Costa, MA (Oxon), MSc
Science Writer, Open Pharma Research Ltd. December 2020

The world is becoming a web of interconnected devices. Our homes are filled with smart technology, robots and voice-activated assistants. The Internet of Things (IoT), with its “Enchanted Objects”, is growing in popularity. The IoT is not a new concept, the groundwork was being laid in the early 2000s, but now the size and cost of wireless radios has dropped dramatically. Today, Wi-Fi and cellular connectivity are built into many devices.

Science is no different – connectivity is now posing a paradigm shift in how scientists work with each other and laboratory equipment. Whilst partnering and

This article is part of the Lab of the Future premium content section. It is free for registered users. Please register or submit below

Register for Premium Content

  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.