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Anthony Chambers

The Art of Measuring the ROI of ELNs - Keep it Real

Typical corporate business cases are created to demonstrate strategic alignment, define scope, identify risks, target resource requirements, obtain funds, and show the financial and operational benefits after the project has gone live, i.e. ROI. It’s this last set of measures that often remain elusive for ELNs, but are critical for project justification.

by: Anthony Chambers
Published: May 15, 2012
Tags: Anthony Chambers, ELN, ELN ROI, electronic laboratory notebooks


Anthony Chambers

Sustain Your ELN – Before You Start Your ELN

Change management can be found as a bullet under “critical success factors” in many Electronic Lab Notebook project charters. Touted as crucial in determining the success of an ELN, many agree in principle that change management is needed, but don’t know how to go about making it effective, tangible, and measurable.

by: Anthony Chambers
Published: January 25, 2012
Tags: ELN, ELNs, Anthony Chambers, electronic laboratory notebooks