Tips to Improve Efficiency and Quality in Pharmaceutical Businesses

Strategy Driven

To remain relevant and record notable growth in the pharmaceutical industry, companies need to make productivity enhancement a priority. well, driving productivity in a pharmaceutical company involves seeking more efficient processes, equipment, and recruitment strategies.

Turning petabytes of pharmaceutical data into actionable insights


That’s the equivalent of 1 petabyte ( ComputerWeekly ) – the amount of unstructured data available within our large pharmaceutical client’s business. Ensure content can be reused within the data hub to support pharmaceutical use cases. Authors: Mai N.

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How API-led modernization can transform research and development at pharmaceutical companies


According to MuleSoft’s annual Connectivity Benchmark Report , 89% of IT leaders say data silos are an obstacle to digital transformation, and pharmaceutical companies are no strangers to this issue.

Big Data: Prescription for the Pharmaceutical R&D Plight


Pharma R&D is a notoriously long and arduous process, and it can take more than 10 years and $2.6 billion to bring a single drug to market. Among the biggest players, the return on investment for R&D fell to 3.7% in 2016.

Reimagining patient centricity and healthcare practitioner engagement for 2020


Life Sciences analytics healthcare pharmaceuticalby Satish Pandelenghat and Manjunath Shanabag The relationship between the life sciences industry and healthcare practitioners has changed dramatically in recent years.

Startup Ideas: 5 Sectors Unaffected By COVID-19

Strategy Driven

Pharmaceuticals. One sector to consider that is both unaffected by COVID-19 and economic recessions is the pharmaceutical industry. When talking about the pharmaceutical industry, there’s not just the production of medicine.

Accelerating Storage Innovation in the Next Data Decade

Dell EMC

From farming to pharmaceuticals, these information technology developments have led organizations to reimagine how they operate, compete, and serve customers. Over the previous decade, technology transformed nearly every business into an IT-driven business.

Transforming pharma’s customer value chain with digital technologies


by Satish Nair and Manjunath Shanabag Pharmaceutical companies struggle with a complex and, often, poorly managed partner, customer and distribution network. It’s not surprising, given the makeup of most large pharma companies. Large, often disconnected product portfolios are built through discovery — both internally and externally with academia and biotech partners — and global clinical […]. Analytics Business Processes Life Sciences

China gets ready to launch eCTD, as companies face a challenging learning curve


by Winnie Yang and Leslie Wan China is gearing up for the implementation of electronic Common Technical Document (eCTD) submissions to accelerate the review and approval of new pharmaceuticals. A year after officially introducing the subject, the life sciences industry in this country is starting to see greater momentum toward implementation. Publication of official specifications […]. Life Sciences eCTD regulatory compliance regulatory content management

How Rackspace Takes the Cloud Global with VSAN Ready Nodes

Dell EMC

Today, organizational leaders in the pharmaceutical, consulting and financial industries look to Rackspace for guidance. Customers around the world count on Rackspace to help them reap the benefits of cloud technologies.

New Roles Aren’t Cause For Losing Old Skills


Ahmed, the Vice President for Manufacturing in a large pharmaceutical company could hardly sit still as frustration boiled over. When leaders take on more responsibility it’s important not to lose all the skills and qualities that got them there. Today’s post is by Graeme Findlay, author of Evolve (CLICK HERE to get your copy).

Industries That Are Shaping The World We Live In

Strategy Driven

StrategyDriven Editorial Perspective Automotive Industry business management Hi-Tech Medical and Pharmaceutical Industry strategydrivenTo some degree, every single industry is shaping the world we live in.


The Daily WTF

In this case, it was IniDrug, a pharmaceutical company. As is fairly typical in our industry, Sebastian found himself working as a sub-contractor to a sub-contractor to a contractor to a big company.

Healthcare Security Pros Prioritize Sharing and Caring in the Wild, Wild West of Healthcare


Security professionals from healthcare delivery organizations (HDOs), medical device manufacturers, and pharmaceutical companies gathered in Scottsdale, Arizona for the NH-ISAC Cyber Rodeo Summit last month. The big topics were how to share more threat intelligence, while at the same time ensuring the highest level of patient care and safety

Four short links: 1 May 2019

O'Reilly Media - Ideas

How Pharmaceutical Industry Financial Modelers Think About Your Rare Disease -- Today in "how to see with the eyes of a specialist." Intermediate Vim, Newsletter Numbers, Automating Assessment, and Financial Modeling. Intermediate Vim -- a few tips to level up your editing skills from beginner to intermediate. Newsletters Can Be Profitable (Buzzfeed) -- Substack’s 12 top-earning writers make an average of more than $160,000 each, the company told BuzzFeed News.

COVID-19 (Coronavirus) Insights from the TIBCO Data Science Team

TIBCO - Connected Intelligence

Their goal was to understand the outbreaks in real time at the community level and to assess the effects of the non-pharmaceutical, social interventions. Model updates estimating the reproduction number over time (Rt) for countries and states, and relating these models to non-pharmaceutical intervention methods. Reading Time: 2 minutes. Tracking regional outbreaks and estimating the spread of COVID-19.

CloudBees Continuous Integration Platform Meets U.S. Military Specs

The New Stack

Only those organizations where their needs are the same as a military environment, such as oil and gas exploration or pharmaceutical development, will really need the capabilities.”.

COVID-19 and Corporate-IT Spending: Updates from the Field

Battery Ventures

We spoke to companies in the financial services, retail, insurance, pharmaceutical, cable/telecommunications, and tech sectors. Many industries, including pharmaceuticals, spoke of the lack of modern collaboration tools for knowledge workers as a big risk to their business.

Private Clouds eBook


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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The Rise Of Connected Manufacturing And How Data Is Driving Innovation, Part I

Cloudera Engineering

In other industries such as hi-tech chip development and pharmaceuticals, it is all about optimizing yields since in both of these industries yield is a huge driver of profitability. . This interview was conducted by Cindy Maike, VP Industry Solutions. The shift towards Industry 4.0

7 Questions on How to Use Machine Learning for Anomaly Detection

TIBCO - Connected Intelligence

Are there any applications for anomaly detection in pharmaceuticals? There are many applications of anomaly detection in the pharmaceutical life sciences space. Reading Time: 3 mins 30 sec. Asking questions is one of the best ways to learn.

Why real-world evidence is a game changer for life sciences in the age of value-based care


What that demands for pharmaceutical companies is better insight into the fair market value their products bring, or potentially will bring, to maximize all the benefits of those products. by Jared Kimble Value-based care is quickly becoming integral to the life sciences industry as the entire healthcare sector undergoes increased convergence.

Applying Workload Orchestration to Experimental Biology

The New Stack

For many biology researchers, from small academic labs to large pharmaceutical companies, the process of physically running and documenting experiments is nearly as complex as the biology itself. HashiCorp sponsored this post. Dhasharath Shrivathsa.

Machine Learning for Drug Discovery Using the Google Kubernetes Engine

The New Stack

Traditional pharmaceutical development is a slow, costly process. Recursion Pharmaceuticals sees opportunities to accelerate this process by using machine learning, especially neural networks and representational learning.

Data for Good in the Fight Against COVID-19

TIBCO - Connected Intelligence

Our goal is to understand the outbreak in real time at a community level, and assess the effects of non-pharmaceutical social interventions. Reading Time: 3 minutes. More than any other time in recent memory, we are seeing the private sector step up to make a difference.

5 Important AI Predictions (For 2019) Everyone Need to Know

OTS Solutions

AI Partners in Business and Industry For many in business and industry, acquiring an assistant like AI with cognitive reasoning features, portends a revolution in healthcare, medical, pharmaceutical, auto and transportation industries and related businesses.

10 Ways Machine Learning and AI Revolutionizes Medicine and Pharma


David Talby, CTO Pacific AI and an Experfy Expert says, “With machine learning, hospitals and even pharmaceutical companies can draw up medical patterns of a patient based on specific criteria – like symptoms, medications, data from wearable devices, labs, etc. Pharmaceutical recommendations. AI can also help medical organizations and pharmaceutical companies map physician trends. This is a guest article by Vanhishikha Bhargava from Experfy.

Detecting corporate fraud using Benford’s law

Erik Bernhardsson

Lexicon Pharmaceuticals, Inc. Idenix Pharmaceuticals. Note: This is a silly application. Don’t take anything seriously. Benford’s law describes a phenomenon where numbers in any data series will exhibit patterns in their first digit.

Cloud’s Growing Role in Consumer-Pharma Health Engagement


2018 will be a year of change for the pharmaceutical industry. The pharmaceutical industry is facing a multitude of political, regulatory and financial uncertainties in and beyond 2018. Consumers also lack trust with pharmaceutical companies when it comes to being a trusted source of health information. In this guest post, read about some of the challenges we can expect and one way to solve them.

Modus Joins the COVID-19 Fight with Folding@Home and Rosetta@Home Distributed Computing

Modus Create

Universities and pharmaceutical companies are racing to speed up COVID-19 testing, others are partnering together to create a vaccine , while the World Health Organization launches “mega trials” for existing drugs to treat the disease.

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Biohacker’s latest answer to health care hurdles: Homebrew meds

The Parallax

He then attempted to call Martin Shkreli, the pharmaceutical company millionaire CEO who bought the patent of the trade name of pyrimethamine, Daraprim, for $55 million and raised the price by 5,500 percent. NEW YORK CITY—File sharing saves lives, Michael Laufer argues.

KitelyTech’s Scintillating Software Development Services Featured at GoodFirms


KitelyTech has been delivering innovative software along with a host of other IT services — including web design, web development, SEO, mobile apps, branding, AI, and AR — since 2009. Third-party review firm GoodFirms has taken notice. GoodFirms’ Research Process.

And the winners are…. Congratulations to the Sixth Annual Data Impact Awards winners


AbbVie, one of the world’s largest global research and development pharmaceutical companies, established a big data platform to provide end-to-end operations visibility, agility, and responsiveness. It’s a big week for us, as many Clouderans descend on New York for the Strata Data Conference.

How Cloud Computing Can Help Solve Coronavirus

The New Stack

Healthcare data, genomic data, pharmaceutical data, clinical trials, data collected from patients who currently have the disease, social media data, even facial recognition data.

Laboratory Information Management Systems: LIMS Workflow, Features, and Main Vendors


It comes in desktop and cloud versions and is suitable for research activities in pharmaceuticals, biotech, clinical sciences, food science, chemistry, materials, and for CROs.

Medicine and Drug Data APIs from openFDA, DailyMed, RxNorm, GoodRx, DrugBank, First Databank, and more


Mylan Pharmaceuticals’ Diazepam tablets with their NDC number printed on the package, Source: Basicmedical Key. Being aware of the standards that manage the data exchange flow in the pharmaceutical industry, we can get to reviewing the major public APIs provided by the federal agencies.

Modern Medicine: New Ways To Tackle Old Problems in Healthcare


Deeply rooted in the traditional pharmaceutical world, they have access to decades worth of healthcare data that can be harnessed to bring technology into the fold and healthcare into the modern era.