Simultaneously, we strive to increase your access to your data. Like all information, your business and biotechnical data are only valuable if you can work with it to further your goals. This includes both ensuring that your data is highly available and giving you the tools to effectively manage and analyze your data. We design data solutions around the way that your team works. We will collaborate with your team to identify requirements and find the systems that best support your success.
Drive Life Sciences Success With IT Services and Support
Although often considered an expense, your IT infrastructure can be an investment in your success. As described above, access to your data resources is essential for any biotech business. However, the benefits extend far beyond that. These are some ways that investing in IT can help your business grow.
IT systems help your people connect with the data and other resources they need to do their jobs. The better those systems are, the more productive your people can be. For example, elements as simple as fast and available access to files can make a big difference in team members’ productivity.
Highly flexible IT infrastructure can also allow your team to customize workflows. The best information technology systems work around the people on your team, not the other way around. At iuvo Technologies, we are dedicated to understanding your needs so we can offer the best managed IT services for life sciences possible.
As the name implies, IT centers on managing and delivering information. The right access can enable new insights and innovations that may not have been accomplished otherwise. For example, data visualization tools can help your team members to quickly understand and analyze your data.
Additionally, better access to information can mean better decisions. Trying to make intelligent business and research decisions without access to the right information is like trying to solve a puzzle in the dark. We can help you shine a light on the strategic choices ahead.
Most work in biotech companies is done with at least some collaboration. This may be between researchers, scientists, manufacturing team members, executives and many others. IT tools such as video conferencing and instant messaging can help people to communicate.
Of course, a lot of biotech work is data-driven and cognitive. Being able to collaborate on documents, share ideas and explore data is essential. This can be enabled through the right IT infrastructure. File systems, databases and more can give your team a competitive edge.
Every business relies on its customers to grow. Your customers want access to assistance and information to better use your products and services. In the biotech space, customers are often highly technical. Your IT resources can help you to better manage and respond to customer requests.
More satisfied customers are more likely to continue working with your business. Additionally, a strong reputation for accessibility and customer service can help to increase sales through endorsements and word of mouth. It even helps to reduce employee turnover as your customer-facing team gets to interact with happy customers more often.
Often, an investment in IT infrastructure can help to reduce the costs of doing business. For example, automation can accelerate work while reducing the need for labor inputs. Many legacy processes rely heavily on the time and energy of team members. Eliminating even a small amount of this through the application of technology can result in seriously improved operational costs.
Managed IT and consulting services can help your business to save on your IT expenses as well. With in-house infrastructure, any unused resources achieve nothing other than increasing costs. Conversely, partnering with a managed services company or IT consultant for your IT infrastructure means that you can pay for exactly what you need with no wastage. There is also a happy medium. Co-managed IT where your IT resources work with a partner IT consulting agency also helps manage and reduce costs that may have gone unnoticed otherwise.
Additionally, managed IT services can help prevent costly problems such as system outages, which cost an average of $9,000 per minute according to a 2016 study
. Simply put, working with iuvo Technologies can help save you money.
With the right managed IT services for life sciences businesses, you can set your business on the path to success. iuvo Technologies is the service provider that Boston-area biotech firms turn to.
Empower Innovation by Building Operational Scalability and Flexibility
For many biotech businesses, especially those that are heavily focused on research, the ability to scale and be flexible is essential. After achieving a significant milestone in developing a new product, service or therapy, it is common to need to move faster and to expand operations. This is easier when you are backed by the right IT infrastructure.
Managed IT services from iuvo Technologies can empower your business with the flexibility and scalability you need to thrive. When you invest in in-house resources, your options for scaling are limited and costly. However, when you choose to partner, you can leverage our robust available resources to quickly increase the scope of your infrastructure in a cost-effective manner.
Many of our customers elect to co-manage their infrastructure with us. This enables them to reap the availability and control of on-site hardware and personnel while having us as both a contingency and a scaling partner.
Custom IT Solutions for Life Sciences Businesses
Every organization’s information technology requirements are a little different. We have extensive experience working with businesses across many verticals, including biotech and life sciences. Our top priority is deeply understanding your needs and planning IT resources around your unique requirements.
We can create custom solutions for businesses ranging from startups to large enterprises. For example, in 2019, we helped a biotech startup implement a cloud-first infrastructure. Check out our resources page to find more case studies and information on how iuvo can empower your business.
Our Suite of Managed IT Services for Life Sciences Teams
iuvo Technologies knows your industry. We have worked with companies representing healthcare, pharmaceuticals, life sciences and biotech, providing us with expertise on the strict guidelines entailed in getting your products in the hands of those whose health and well-being depend on your company’s ability to deliver. Our team is here to help you with all your information technology needs. We offer a comprehensive set of managed services backed by our deep IT knowledge and dedication to empowering clients.
- Cloud Computing Services: Whether it is to access and run your bioinformatics or to store data more securely, we have seasoned professionals versed in cloud architecture, management and more.
- Assessment Services: Our approach begins with an in-depth assessment of your current systems and needs. Our methodology is grounded by our focus on the people of your team. The greatest tools in the world are not much use if they don’t work for the people using them.
- System and Network Administration: This core service focuses on the systems and networks that keep your business ticking. We will help you keep everything running smoothly so you can focus on developing your technology, therapy, service or pharmaceutical as well as growing your business.
- Messaging Implementation and Management: Collaboration is a huge part of every team. We will help you stay connected with tools such as instant messaging, Microsoft Exchange and Office 365.
- Security and Data Protection Services: Your data plays a big role in your business. Let us protect it for you by implementing solutions such as firewalls, antivirus, antispam, backup and data recovery.
- Monitoring, Event Management and Proactive Assistance: Our team can proactively monitor your IT environment to identify any issues before they impact your team. We will handle events and resolve problems rapidly and behind the scenes.
- Complete Startup Implementation: If you are growing a biotech startup, our managed IT services for life sciences are right for you. Our founders have extensive experience with the startup world and understand the unique challenges you are facing.
- Open Source Integration: Many of our customers want to harness the power and cost savings of open-source and community-driven software. The iuvo Technologies team is highly experienced in integrating these solutions with other IT infrastructure.
We also have experience with business continuity, IT support, vendor management and more. You can even leverage iuvo Technologies as your virtual CIO.
Leverage iuvo Technologies’ Industry Insight for Your Business Success
The right managed IT services for life sciences businesses can have a huge impact on your business’s success. From managing your data to helping your team members work together, we are here to give you the IT tools you need and to keep them running smoothly.
We have experience working with businesses of 10 people and enterprises of hundreds or more. Our strength lies in understanding the unique needs of each industry vertical and team we work with. Contact us today to learn more about how we can help your biotech business and get started with an initial consultation.