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Lucas Schlager

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The Case for Centralized Customer Contact

Posted by Lucas Schlager on Sep 16, 2015 10:45:45 PM

An equipment operator discovers a strange issue with his machine. He calls his local field technician because that technician has been helpful in the past. The field tech doesn’t answer because is busy on another job. Four hours later he calls back and spends an hour troubleshooting with the customer. They determine that the tech needs to drive out to have a look himself.

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Technology, Millennials, and the Field Service Brain Drain

Posted by Lucas Schlager on Sep 16, 2015 5:19:13 PM

As times change, so do populations, and in turn workforces.

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The Elephant In The Room

Posted by Lucas Schlager on May 13, 2015 2:05:48 PM

There is an old story about a group of blind men and an elephant. One touches the trunk and describes the animal as long and cylindrical, one touches the animal's side and describes it as a giant wall, and the third touches the tail and believes it is a plant. A man with the gift of sight walks by, sees them and explains to them they are all touching an elephant.

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New Technology Enables April Fools To See Into The Future

Posted by Lucas Schlager on Mar 31, 2015 8:54:16 PM

“Jimmy translating his revolutionary time travel equation into Node.js”
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Smart Devices Power Smart Support: The Mobile and Wearable Revolution in Medical Devices

Posted by Lucas Schlager on Mar 3, 2015 5:04:20 PM

With real and present challenges across multiple fronts, medical device innovators are investing in new technologies to find greater efficiencies, lower costs, and simpler operational scalability. In clinical support and training, the early results are clear: smart devices--from iPhones to iPads to Google Glass--are powering the next evolution of clinical support.

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Vuzix Partners with Pristine to Optimize Smart Glass Technology for Enterprises

Posted by Lucas Schlager on Feb 24, 2015 3:30:54 AM

ROCHESTER, NY, February 24, 2015 — Vuzix® Corporation (Nasdaq: VUZI) (“Vuzix” or, the “Company”), a leading supplier of video eyewear and smart glasses products in the consumer, commercial and entertainment markets, today announced a partnership to utilize Vuzix M100 Smart Glasses for Pristine’s EyeSight platform for the enterprise market.

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A Sea Change for the Medical Device Industry

Posted by Lucas Schlager on Jan 20, 2015 2:35:30 AM

The medical device industry is at a crossroads. Indeed if AT Kearney's recent report is any indication, the medical device industry is extremely vulnerable to disruption, with changing market conditions and constraints on several fronts at once. From the fundamental shift in device buying power to the changing healthcare payment landscape to an increasingly difficult pathway to innovation, success in the device industry is more challenging than ever before. A cursory examination of these three challenges reveal the critical need for medical device manufacturers to innovate quickly, and respond to these changing market conditions.

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Google Glass Startup Pristine Eyes Health Market

Posted by Lucas Schlager on Dec 9, 2014 3:42:53 PM

This post originally appeared on Investors Business Daily.

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Looking At Field Service Through Google Glass

Posted by Lucas Schlager on Nov 24, 2014 2:19:07 PM

This post originally appeared on Field Technologies Online.

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Pristine Featured at AWS re:Invent 2014

Posted by Lucas Schlager on Nov 13, 2014 3:15:15 PM

Watch Pristine's CTO and Co-founder Patrick Kolencherry speak at AWS re:Invent 2014...


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