QUMAS Launches Highly Scalable Enterprise Compliance Solution for Microsoft SharePoint 2010 at Annual DIA Conference

QUMAS Launches Highly Scalable Enterprise Compliance Solution for Microsoft SharePoint 2010 at Annual DIA Conference
Washington D.C. - June 15, 2010 - QUMAS, the leading provider of Compliance Solutions to highly regulated companies, today announced the launch of its Enterprise Compliance Solution for Microsoft SharePoint 2010 at the 46th Annual Drug Information Association (DIA) Conference. The solution addresses all aspects of compliance content and process management, from Clinical through Regulatory, and on to Sales & Marketing, IT and Legal.

QUMAS' deep knowledge and expertise of scalable and configurable enterprise Compliance deployments for Manufacturing and Regulatory is highly respected in the industry. They currently have deployments that support tens of thousands of users and millions of documents across multiple geographical locations. All of that domain knowledge and expertise will now be available on a SharePoint 2010 platform.

"We have been approached by a number of firms that intend to make SharePoint 2010 a cornerstone of their technology infrastructure," said Kevin O'Leary, CEO QUMAS. "Our deep Life Sciences expertise and relationship with Microsoft will allow us to offer them a rich, scalable compliance solution that takes full advantage of their investment. We recognize the game changing impact that SharePoint is having on the technology landscape. This is the single most exciting initiative we have undertaken in our 16 years of business and we are delighted to be working with Microsoft to deliver a compliance solution built entirely on the SharePoint 2010 platform."

Providing a highly usable and intuitive environment for end-users, the QUMAS Compliance Solution adds key solution-specific functionality that leverages and extends the underlying SharePoint platform to support industry demands in a number of key areas. These will include:

Manufacturing Controlled Documents
CAPA's and Deviations
Clinical Trial Management
Regulatory Documentation
SOP Management (Policies and Procedures)
Customer Complaints
Change Control
Policy Training and Certification
R&D Document Control
"With its SharePoint 2010 based compliance solution, QUMAS will offer life sciences companies a solution that's easy to manage and use, with compliance management capabilities in the familiar Microsoft interface," said Michael Naimoli, director of life sciences industry solutions, Microsoft. "SharePoint 2010 will also allow QUMAS to offer its customers the ability to manage documents, records and more on a single platform as well as reduce risk through features such as enforced retention schedules and tagged content."

QUMAS representatives will be available at DIA booth # 1400 to discuss the solution in more detail.

QUMAS is the leader in Enterprise Compliance Solutions with more than 250 global customer deployments and over 15 years of experience helping companies in highly regulated industries. The QUMAS solution facilitates an informed response to compliance challenges across the organization, and provides better overall governance and predictability of business performance as well as meaningful reporting to stakeholders. For more information visit www.qumas.com.