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How IBM Clinical Development can benefit your research

IBM® Clinical Development is a unified, cloud-based EDC platform designed to reduce the time and cost of clinical trials and enable life sciences organizations to bring therapies faster to their patients.

The platform features solutions that cover the entire study – from startup to submission. With IBM Clinical Development, you can gather, organize, analyze and report data for any type, size or phase of trial anywhere in the world.

Unified platform

Access all study data and platform functions through a centralized, password-protected, single sign on web interface.


Designed with easy to use integrated functionality and utility pricing. Self-to-full service options and flexible pricing models for all your clinical needs.

Clinical trial transformation

IBM Clinical Development helps accelerate delivery of safer and more efficacious medicines to market through the power of cognitive computing, patient data assets and the IoT.

IBM Clinical Development solutions cover the entire study

  • Patient engagement (ePRO)
  • Data integration
  • Reporting and analytics
  • Quality and compliance
  • Medical Coding with Watson (AI available in Q3 2020)
  • Endpoint adjudication
  • Randomization and Trial Supply Management (RTSM)

Security and privacy in the cloud

When using IBM Cloud offerings, your company can scale and adapt quickly to changing business needs without compromising security, privacy or risk levels. Learn more about IBM Cloud security

This offering meets the following industry and global compliance standards, depending on the edition you choose.

  • EU-US Privacy Shield and Swiss-US Privacy Shield Framework

To learn about the compliance and certifications for a specific offering edition, consult the Cloud Services data security and privacy data sheets.

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