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How IBM Clinical Development can benefit your research

IBM Clinical Development is a single, fully-integrated, SaaS CDMS designed to help reduce the cycle time to start, amend, and manage clinical studies — enabling life sciences organizations to deliver therapies and innovations 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.


Host and scale thousands of trials around the world by leveraging IBM's global infrastructure. Create, standardize, and scale processes to optimize cross-study control and reporting.

Unified Platform

Full integration of multiple functionalities and modules into 1 single user experience.


Supports all clinical trial phases, including pharmaceutical, biotechnology, medical device, and registry. Proven track record in therapeutic areas including complex Oncology and CNS trials.


Optimized for Sites and Users with an intuitive user interface, empowering organizations to take direct control of study go-lives and protocol amendments.

IBM Clinical Development solutions cover the entire study

  • Electronic Clinical Outcome Assessment (eCOA)
  • 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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