Teva Pharmaceuticals turns to cloud HR as it weathers difficult trading conditions

Computer Weekly

One of Israel’s largest manufacturing companies has invested more than $10m in cloud HR, and explains how the technology is helping it turns its fortunes around

GSK hires ex-Walmart CIO Karenann Terrell as chief digital officer

Computer Weekly

Pharmaceutical giant GSK is building out its executive tech team with the appointment of its first chief digital officer

Maintaining Regulatory-Compliant Cloud Solutions

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Who Is Responsible For The Compliance Of Cloud Systems?

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Cloud Data & Analytics Digital Transformation Integration & IT Modernization Life Sciences Operations Regulatory Compliance Strategy 21 CFR Part 11 clinical cloud compliance Data hosting IaaS medical device PaaS pharmaceutical Regulatory SaaS Software Systems technologyAny time you take advantage of a cloud service – infrastructure, platform, or software – for a regulated purpose, you are ultimately responsible for its regulatory compliance, not the cloud vendor.

You May Not Know it, but You Used a Supercomputer Today

Data Center Knowledge

From weather reports to pharmaceuticals, HPC systems are involved in our lives more than we like to think Read More. Featured HPC

Refresher: Which IT Systems Are Regulated

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Cloud Data & Analytics Digital Transformation Integration & IT Modernization Life Sciences Operations Regulatory Compliance Strategy 21 CFR Part 11 clinical cloud compliance Data hosting IaaS medical device PaaS pharmaceutical Regulatory SaaS Software Systems technologyIf your company makes drugs, medical devices, or biologics (vaccines, blood and blood components, allergenics, somatic cells, gene therapy, tissues, and recombinant therapeutic proteins), it is regulated.

How To Qualify Cloud Vendors

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Because the ultimate responsibility for regulatory compliance lies with you – the pharmaceutical or medical device company – you need to be much more proactive and critical. Cloud Data & Analytics Digital Transformation Integration & IT Modernization Life Sciences Operations Regulatory Compliance Strategy 21 CFR Part 11 clinical cloud compliance Data hosting IaaS medical device PaaS pharmaceutical Regulatory SaaS Software Systems technology

Cloud-Hosted Terminology: Types Of Systems

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Cloud Digital Transformation Integration & IT Modernization Life Sciences Operations Regulatory Compliance Strategy 21 CFR Part 11 clinical cloud compliance Data hosting IaaS medical device PaaS pharmaceutical Regulatory SaaS Software Systems technologyAs we continue our series on maintaining regulatory-compliant cloud systems, let’s touch on a few key terms. Below are explanations of the primary cloud-hosted offerings available in the market. Infrastructure-as-a-Service (IaaS).

Tips And Best Practices For Compliance In The Cloud

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FireEye Discovers Hackers Targeting Wall Street to Access Insider Trading Information

Data Center Knowledge

Hackers have reportedly been attacking over 100 companies in the healthcare, pharmaceutical and investment banking sectors since mid-2013. Read More. Shared

How To Use Contracts For Regulatory Compliance Of Cloud Systems

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Cloud Data & Analytics Digital Transformation Integration & IT Modernization Life Sciences Operations Regulatory Compliance Strategy 21 CFR Part 11 clinical cloud compliance Data hosting IaaS medical device PaaS pharmaceutical Regulatory SaaS Software Systems technologyIn the previous post in this series, we discussed how to qualify cloud vendors.

New products of the week 5.30.16

Network World

With the Actiance Platform for the healthcare and pharmaceutical industries, organizations can embrace new communications channels while protecting data and ensuring compliance. New products of the week Our roundup of intriguing new products.

5 Ways CRM Fuels Innovation in the Life Sciences/Pharma Industry

IT Toolbox

Customer relationship management (CRM) platforms are finding a home in the life sciences and pharmaceutical industries as these industries seek better tools to manage operations and engagement during their product life cycles. Implementing a cloud-based CRM solution behind the scenes enables life sciences and pharma firms to focus on innovation. Here are five ways CRM fuels innovation

4 Must-Have ERP Features for Process Industries

IT Toolbox

Process manufacturers—those in industries such as food and beverage, pharmaceuticals, cosmetics, and chemicals—have differing enterprise resource planning (ERP) needs than most other industries. From increased regulatory requirements to more detailed traceability, these manufacturers face all the same challenges that other manufacturers do but with an emphasis on different areas. That’s

Why State & Local Governments Should be Prepared for Cloud

Cloud Musings

RISC Networks services virtually every type of industry, including pharmaceuticals, healthcare, manufacturing, retail, banking, finance and technology. You are invited to attend the Cloud Webinar Series: Why State & Local Governments Should be Prepared for Cloud.

Private Clouds eBook

CTOvision

Bright Computing's customer base includes global academic, governmental, financial, healthcare, manufacturing, energy, and pharmaceutical organizations such as Boeing, NASA, Stanford University , Roche, and St. Katie Kennedy. Cloud computing has achieved mainstream acceptance as an IT service delivery platform. Within the cloud paradigm, private cloud is gaining momentum for reasons ranging from performance optimization and cost containment to privacy and security.

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Will Digital Healthcare Technology Disrupt Independent Physicians

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for healthcare costs are physician and hospital services, diagnostic tests, and pharmaceuticals. Why fear change? Change is good and has developed the world into what it is today. Change partners with adaptation, to promote a new way of doing things. However, is change in the healthcare industry putting independent physicians at risk? With the increased usage of digital healthcare technology, will the independent physician still be able to maintain the walk-in base of customers?

Why we love HR

ComputerWorld IT Management

Flashback a decade or two, to the days when this IT pilot fish has just gone to work for a big pharmaceutical company -- and HR has a question. After I went through all the 'onboarding' processes and signed my wife up for the health-insurance benefits, I got a note asking me for proof that we are actually married," says fish. Our marriage certificate was in our safe deposit box. Both of us worked during the day -- neither of us close to the bank -- and the bank didn't have Saturday hours.

What Nest Just Did for the Internet of Things

The Investing Edge

If you are like me, you might be wondering how large the “Internet of Things” could become, and whether it will get the press, hype and activity that “Big Data” has received. Well, Google answered that question yesterday when they bought Nest for $3.2 billion.

Ascent B2B IT Forum: The Paradigm of Security: Turning Cyber Threat into Opportunity

The Investing Edge

Josh Bregler , Senior Director & Security Architect, AMAG Pharmaceuticals. The modern security landscape is becoming a competitive arms race between cyber-attackers and defenders.

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B2B IT Forum: How Cybersecurity is being handled today and a look ahead

The Investing Edge

Last night, we asked our expert panel from Trustwave , AMAG Pharmaceuticals , Cybric , IBM Security & Mobile , State Street , and CloudLock about challenges and trends in the space and what has changed over the last five years to merit such an upward spiral in the cybersecurity space.

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Brexit: Why CIOs Need to Revisit Their Strategic Assumptions

CEB IT

A leading pharmaceutical company, for instance, has taken this approach, and established a strategic planning cycle in which assumptions are explicitly discussed and documented, ensuring that its strategy remains relevant to market realities.

Deloitte’s cloud server emails hacked

IT Manager Daily

On top of those, many major companies were hit: Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac, FIFA, four global banks, three airlines, two multinational car manufacturers, energy giants and big pharmaceutical companies had their stored emails compromised. Another hack rocked the world when Deloitte announced that it had been compromised in an attack about a year ago. Initially, Deloitte reported that only six of its clients had been impacted, and that it was confident it knew what data had been taken.

Harnessing the Power of the Cloud

The Investing Edge

Our assertion, now shared by many, is that large portions of IT will continue to shift to outside providers (the Cloud) as it becomes clearer that while banks are good at banking, and pharmaceutical companies good at marketing drugs, they do not also need to operate all of their own IT.

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When Does Digital Transformation Not Equal Customer Experience?

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Pharmaceutical and many life sciences companies. My associated image gives the answer to my question in the title but that’s ok.

How Big Data is Becoming Smaller Than Small Data

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An example of an e-commerce website that makes good decisions based on small data is SNI’s pharmaceutical sales training , which has been carefully designed after looking at "heat maps" that show how visitors behave when they browse each page and where they are more likely to click. Carol M.

The Next Inflection Point in Business Analytics By: Greg Barlow, Verix

A CIO's Voice

He brings more than a decade of life science and pharmaceutical experience and an extensive background in strategic management, positioning Verix as the business analytics solution for Life Sciences. Big Data is the latest tech jargon to cause grief in the industry.

How the IoT will Impact Healthcare

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Currently, about 30% of healthcare is dedicated to portable health monitoring, electronic health record (EHR) keeping and pharmaceutical safeguards. Let’s be honest, when it comes to our health we all want prompt and personal care. As a patient, we want the cost to be low, and the feeling of empowerment to be prevalent throughout the experience. Our world is becoming increasingly connected through the development of technology.

Common Challenges In Adopting The Shared Investigator Platform

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If you happen to be a pharmaceutical start-up that is preparing to conduct your very first trial, using the SIP for that trial would be fairly straightforward. This is the fourth post in a series on the TransCelerate Shared Investigator Platform (SIP). For more background on TransCelerate and the SIP, see the previous three posts. In today’s post, we’ll be looking at the common challenges pharma companies face as they work to adopt the SIP.

'Paris s'éveille'! Introducing the AWS EU (Paris) Region

All Things Distributed

French companies are using AWS to innovate in a secure way across industries as diverse as energy, financial services, manufacturing, media, pharmaceuticals and health sciences, retail, and more.

3 Ways Technology is Transforming Care Management

CIO Dashboard

Another example of mHealth is a company that helps patients avoid counterfeit drugs by verifying drug authenticity via text message, which protects pharmaceutical supply chains in emerging markets. Guest blog by James Selden. It’s no secret that the current healthcare system isn’t working.

Social Media Checkup: Healthcare Industry Growing Stronger

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The 6th Annual Digital IQ Survey revealed that 50% of pharmaceutical and life science company respondents already invest in social media. Guest post by Adam Roumm. Its understandable why the healthcare industry has lagged behind in social media adoption.

Rethinking the 'production' of data

All Things Distributed

Until 1992, the most highly valued companies in the S&P 500 Index were those that made or distributed things (for example the pharmaceutical industry, trade).

Cloud Musings by Kevin L. Jackson: IBM Debate Series - What's.

Cloud Musings

With over 30 years of experience, he has led or participated in business strategy, IT strategy, and business improvement projects for organizations in a broad range of industries, including medical devices, pharmaceuticals, foods, consumer products, wholesale and retail distribution, high tech electronics, and information services. Cloud Musings by Kevin L. Jackson.

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Fed Tech News Roundup

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New VA CIO Gets to Work - Nextgov NextGov (Yesterday) - New VA CIO Gets to WorkNextgovLaVerne Council, a former IT executive at Dell and pharmaceutical giant Johnson & Johnson, took the oath of office Monday to serve as VA's assistant.