Blogs

The Impact of Machine Data Analytics, Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning on Healthcare Technology

Puneet Pandit
Sep 05, 2018

On the heels of a great event and presentation along with Rick Gaylord, our healthcare solution specialist, at the 2018 CEAI Conference, I want to continue the conversation about the far-reaching impacts of machine data and artificial intelligence for healthcare technology.

Machine Data Analytics from Glassbeam: The Antidote to a Challenging Environment

Puneet Pandit
Jul 24, 2018

It is well known that margins in the medical device industry are eroding, partly due to the fact that nearly all health care providers are involved in some type of group purchasing organization (GPO) and that GPOs account for nearly three-quarters of provider purchases. 

Redefining Art of Analyzing Medical Machine Logs: Glassbeam Q2 Milestones and Momentum

Puneet Pandit
Jul 17, 2018

Most would consider analytics a science. The Glassbeam team considers analytics an art of combining impermeable truth from machine logs with deep healthcare domain expertise.  As we expand our penetration of the healthcare market after spending years in the data center world, where the gold standard for machine uptime was 99.999 percent, we have recognized a huge opportunity since the acceptable machine uptime for medical equipment ranged from 90 to 97 percent.

What’s New in Medical Equipment: 2018 AAMI Conference Highlights and Glassbeam Announcements

David Sawatzke
Jun 08, 2018

The Association for the Advancement of Medical Instrumentation (AAMI) Conference and Expo is a big stage for conversations about innovation, advancements and security for medical equipment. Our team recently attended the 2018 expo in Long Beach, CA, and we were thrilled to mingle with like-minded industry professionals who share our interests in the advancement of medical instrumentation.

New FDA Report Highlights the Importance of Servicing Medical Devices

Puneet Pandit
Jun 05, 2018

This month, the FDA issued a report that focused on the quality, safety, and effectiveness of servicing of medical devices.

If It’s Not Broken You Can Still Fix It: ISOs See Value of Predictive Analytics

David Sawatzke
May 24, 2018

Capital expenditures for healthcare equipment totaled more than $350 billion in 2016, according to Harbor Research. Healthcare organizations and Independent Service Organizations (ISOs) are now turning to AI and machine learning to predict and prevent equipment failures and reduce operational costs.

Starting 2018 Off Right – A Look at Glassbeam’s Q1 Highlights

Puneet Pandit
Apr 27, 2018

It has been a productive and exciting start to the year here at Glassbeam, with a number of Q1 new wins and renewals from existing customers.

Integrating Machine Log Data with CMMS Solutions. An Exciting Opportunity for Glassbeam!

Pawan Jheeta
Apr 12, 2018

Glassbeam loves its customers. Customer development is an integral part of Glassbeam. Our healthcare/clinical customers are telling us how the newly launched Glassbeam CLinical Engineering ANalytics (CLEAN) Blueprint is creating immense value by analyzing machine log data and presenting deep insights about machines in their clinical environment.

Glassbeam to Demo Its Rx for Healthcare Equipment and Systems at MD Expo Next Week in Nashville

David Sawatzke
Mar 30, 2018

We are exhibiting at MD Expo April 4-6, a leading high tech medicine (HTM) trade show and conference. It will be held at the Renaissance Nashville Hotel, 611 Commerce Street. We hope you will stop and visit us at booth #119.

Glassbeam Analytics Changes the Game for Clinical Engineering and Imaging Equipment Service Teams

Rick Gaylord
Mar 16, 2018

In my role as the Healthcare Solutions Specialist for Glassbeam I've had the opportunity to meet with a wide range of Glassbeam customers and partners. I've spoken to members of the C-Suite, Directors of Clinical Engineering, and Field Service Engineers/Imaging Service Engineers (FSEs/ISEs) on the frontlines of imaging system service.