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Accelerate Digital Capabilities by Migrating Validated Life Sciences Applications to the Cloud

Published: 01 August 2017

ID: G00327397

Analyst(s): Michael Shanler , Jeff Smith , Stephen Davies


Recent FDA draft guidance offers the life science industry a key recommendation for cloud adoption of validated applications. Life science CIOs can use the following best practices to increase enterprise agility, elasticity and scalability by moving regulated applications to cloud solutions.

Table Of Contents
  • Key Challenges



  • Select Vendors That Align With Regulated Cloud Migration Strategy
  • Leverage Certifications and Standards to Meet Essential Quality, Legal and Regulatory Requirements
  • Leverage the Cloud Validation Package Model for Regulated Applications
  • Case Study

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