How IBM Clinical Development can benefit your research

IBM® Clinical Development is a cloud-based data management platform with an advanced electronic data capture (EDC) system. The platform features solutions that cover the entire study – from startup to submission. You control every study detail, whether managed by yourself with some brief training or by clinical experts at IBM Watson Health. Choose only those solutions that are valuable for your specific needs – pay only for what you use.

Best yet, you don’t need any special infrastructure or prior programming experience. Simply gain access to all study data and platform functions through a centralized, password-protected web interface.

IBM Clinical Development

Unified platform

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


Gather, organize, analyze and report data for any type, size or phase of trial anywhere in the world. There are 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
  • 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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Subject list
Subject list
Advanced expression editor
Advanced expression editor
EDC smart report
EDC smart report