Novartis EDC hub manages cross-trial images; CIOs fail to act on smartphone security risk;

> Novartis researchers have developed an EDC hub that allows investigators to control image data across multiple trials. Article

> Eighty percent of surveyed CIOs say that smartphones increase the business' vulnerability to attack, and data breaches are their top related security concern, yet half of their organizations fail to authenticate employees' mobile devices. Article

> Special Report: Top 15 Pharma R&D Budgets. Report

> Forte Research has unveiled Allegro Research on Demand, a cloud-based clinical research management solution. Forte Research release

> IntraLinks for Study Management is an online platform for managing and monitoring all communication and activity with investigative sites and other outside parties. IntraLinks release

> Electronic patient reported outcomes solutions provider Arrowhead Electronic Healthcare has developed the ePRO-LOG Data Change Tool for paperless data queries and changes by study teams. Announcement

> Special Report: Rare diseases: All the rage in Big Pharma. Report

> CRO Protech Pharmaservices has implemented Oracle's Siebel Clinical Trial Management system to support centralized management of multi-national trials. Release

> The Gore 3D Imaging System is a cloud-based advanced visualization and decision support tool for pre-case planning. W. L. Gore release