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21 May, 2020

The ALCOA+ principles in practice – Part 1

Tom Lynam

ALCOA+ is a set of principles for ensuring data integrity. Introduced in the 90s by the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA), the ALCOA acronym was developed…

25 Feb, 2020

What does the future hold for data management in the pharmaceutical sector?

George Waidell

What does the future hold for data management in the pharmaceutical sector? In Roman mythology, Janus was the god of beginnings, transitions, duality, and endings – he…

22 May, 2018

Final blog in series: Four economic fallacies of long term data management and how to avoid the surprising cost of “doing nothing”

Daniel Hickmore

Many Research & Development (R&D) executives express the same frustration. They may have a cure for cancer, or a revolutionary pharmaceutical discovery waiting to happen, but they just cannot quite grasp it. They think they already have the data somewhere, but have difficulty in…

20 May, 2018

IRMS Conference 2018

Greg Macdonald

Arkivum is delighted to be exhibiting at the IRMS Conference 2018 which is being held at Hilton Brighton from 20th to 22nd May 2018. Come and meet…

17 May, 2018

Blog series (part 4): Data degradation in life sciences- The final economic fallacy of long term data being temporarily dynamic and path dependent

Daniel Hickmore

The final economic fallacy is that long term data management is temporarily dynamic and path dependent. I would argue that data is certainly temporarily dependent, but not path dependent. Data is constantly degrading in every temporal dimension; the past, today and..

01 May, 2018

Blog series (part 1): The four economic factors that make the “cost of doing nothing” more expensive than “doing something”

Daniel Hickmore

Over this series of blogs, I will discuss the four big economic drivers and the associate fallacies that can be de-bunked which could help you, or your organisation rethink an approach to data for long term data preservation and integrity.