In citing a recent report from KPMG and another by PwC , Taren Grom talks about the need for collaboration in today’s research and development activities for health care researchers. In PwC’s report on Pharma in 2020, they talk about collaboration as a “do or die” situation. Grom goes on to discuss how the tranSMART platform is being used for these efforts. Further, the technology is now in place to facilitate these sorts of interactions between research groups from all sectors. The transMART Foundation is cited as one of those technologies, fosters by its industry/academia Members and a broad spectrum research community of users.