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New York, NY, United States, 2008/03/05 - Intrasphere Technologies' PharmaCM structured content management solution powered by Microsoft Office SharePoint Server 2007, ranked #2 in the Microsoft Office Business Applications “OBA Solution of the Year” competition.
Intrasphere Technologies recently announced that its PharmaCM structured content management solution powered by Microsoft Office SharePoint Server 2007, was recognized as a winner of the Microsoft Office Business Applications “OBA Solution of the Year” competition. PharmaCM was honored with the #2 ranking among dozens of other Office Business Application (OBA) solutions that were evaluated by a panel of experts. The top three award winners were unveiled at the Microsoft Office System Developer Conference held on February 10-13, 2008 in San Jose, California.
The objective of the “OBA Solution of the Year” contest is to recognize excellence in Office Business Applications solutions developed by Microsoft partners, published on the OBA website. OBA Central is a community that brings together Microsoft, Microsoft OBA ISV, services partners and clients, and makes it easy to connect and find solutions and services that address their business and technical needs. PharmaCM currently featured on the site is one of the “most viewed solutions” by the community.
OBA’s are an emerging class of applications that help businesses unlock the value of their line-of-business systems and turn document-based processes into real applications.
“We're proud to be recognized among winners of the Microsoft OBA Solution of the Year contest,” said Woo Song, Co-Founder & Chairman, Intrasphere Technologies. “PharmaCM is quickly making an impact in the Life Sciences industry. It is designed to specifically make content management via open XML simple and efficient. Being honored by Microsoft and its community is a testament to the quality and innovation that comprises the solution.”
Evaluation criteria were based on:
• Use of Microsoft Office 2007 products
• Completeness of OBA Central solution description
• Uniqueness of solution in the marketplace
• Innovation exhibited in this solution
• Potential business impact of this solution.
PharmaCM, built using Microsoft’s latest OBA Technologies (WORD 2007 and Microsoft Office SharePoint Server 2007), provides companies with the capabilities to author, review, submit and re-use documents while maintaining complete control over document life cycles, including comments received from regulatory authorities. PharmaCM provides the advantages of structured authoring to users across an organization, including those without knowledge of XML, the underlying technology for structured content.
PharmaCM is a comprehensive structured content management solution powered by Microsoft Office SharePoint Server 2007, which enables users to overcome ineffective content authoring, management and distribution processes.
Organizations are provided with the tools necessary to manage drug product information that is critical to patient safety more effectively, including the content for drug labels, clinical trial protocols, and drug safety reporting in a user-friendly manner. Business users are empowered to create, manage, submit to regulators easily and intelligently reuse their information.
PharmaCM is composed of three different modules helping clients meet current and emerging regulatory content management challenges:
• Submissions Management and Authoring
• Clinical Trial Registration
• Product Labeling
About Intrasphere Technologies
Intrasphere Technologies, Inc. (intrasphere.com) is a consulting firm focused on the Life Sciences industry. We provide comprehensive, business-focused services that help companies achieve meaningful results. Our professionals leverage strategic acumen, deep industry knowledge and proven project execution abilities to deliver superior service that builds true business value.
Our strategy, business process and technology services are developed to specifically address areas that are most important to our clients including; Drug Safety, Business Intelligence, Enterprise Content Management, Compliance and IT Management, to name a few. We understand the unique nature of the Life Sciences working environment and clients’ need to reduce costs, drive business processes and speed-to-market, while satisfying regulatory mandates.
Some of the world’s leading global pharmaceutical companies look to Intrasphere as their trusted solutions partner.
Founded in 1996, Intrasphere is headquartered in New York City with operations in Europe and Asia. Intrasphere has been recognized nationally for performance by industry leading organizations such as, Deloitte & Touche, Crain’s New York Business and Inc. Magazine.