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26May/16
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QMS comes from the Cloud

Veeva Expands Native Cloud Offering for Quality Management with Vault QMS

Life Science companies are increasingly operating within global and outsourced models.  While the operational paradigm has changed, quality systems and technology infrastructures have not kept pace.  As a result, managing quality and compliance activities in an increasingly fragmented ecosystem is a difficult and labor intensive process.Too-Much-Tech

This is not for a lack of technology. Axendia’s research consistently shows that most companies use a multitude of stand-alone systems. These were generally implemented by functional areas and sites to address specific regulatory compliance needs. Consequently, most companies have redundant systems that are generally accessible by a limited number of people and only within a company’s four walls.This approach is very inefficient and makes reporting a single version of the truth across the global and outsourced ecosystem difficult if not impossible since it:

  • Creates data islands that hinder visibility across a global organization
  • Makes solving companywide problems across data islands extremely difficult
  • Is tedious and costly to coalesce data into meaningful information

As a result, it is difficult to connect the dots to make “intelligent “decisions.

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