Cary, North Carolina – (The Hosting News) – February 5, 2009 –
Hosted SAS software platform and enablement services firm, SAS, is offering a hosted analytics solution for drug development, to small and midsize businesses, for managing, analyzing and reviewing clinical trials data.
SAS Solutions OnDemand: Drug Development is a hosted solution for aggregating, analyzing and reviewing clinical trials data in order to determine safety and efficacy outcomes. It includes a compliance-enabling platform for efficiently developing, executing and managing the collection, sharing, transformation, analysis and submission of clinical research data.
Alan Louie, PhD, Research Director Health Industry Insights, an IDC company remarked, ”By offering rapid implementation of a proven solution SAS is delivering game changing capabilities for small-to-midsize Life Sciences companies. Now these companies can focus their limited resources on delivering innovative new medicines to patients around the globe.”
Given current economic conditions and the significant financial risk in bringing new therapies to market, life sciences organizations of all sizes are partnering in their research endeavors. As these partnerships produce information sharing and regulatory compliance needs, small and midsize businesses (SMBs) face significant cost and logistical challenges in leveraging enterprise-class collaborative and analytical solutions to drive their development activities. To address these challenges, SAS, the leader in business intelligence, has introduced a new hosted solution for the Life Sciences industry to bring the value of the enterprise SAS Drug Development to SMBs.
Requiring only a web browser for access, SAS Solutions OnDemand: Drug Development is a cost-effective alternative to an enterprise SAS Drug Development implementation, with all embedded enterprise-level content management and analytical capabilities. The solution can be migrated to enterprise SAS Drug Development as customers’ needs evolve.
SAS hosting allows rapid and reliable validation and implementation, eliminating strain on SMB