Blogs

Glassbeam Preview at RSNA - New Partners, Solutions and Demos

Puneet Pandit
Nov 21, 2018

Our vison at Glassbeam is to create extraordinary outcomes for our customers and the communities they serve by harnessing the power of connected machines. Our mission is to simplify and bring clarity to the world of complex connected machine data. In the world of healthcare, that equates to an integrated view of equipment health, performance and utilization across all medical equipment types and manufacturers.

How Much Does Equipment Downtime Cost Hospitals? And Other Common Questions about Glassbeam.

John Ferraro
Nov 19, 2018

As the head of the Glassbeam sales team, there are few questions that I often hear from our customers that I would like to address. Below, you will find answers to the most common questions that we get about Glassbeam’s machine data analytics solution. In the first of this two-part series, I’ll address common questions about Glassbeam offerings, implementation and security. In part two, we’ll discuss Glassbeam and OEM service agreements. And of course, if you get to the end and find that you want to know more, we’re here to help.

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.