Medidata is transforming clinical trials for sponsors, sites and patients by reinventing global drug and medical device development by creating the industry’s leading cloud-based solutions for clinical research. Medidata’s architecture of hope helps improve global health by bringing new treatments to market more quickly.
In their Informatica World session, Medidata shared their story of cloud data modernization – their challenges, solution and the results of their successful implementation. The data challenges Medidata faced in the beginning included the lack of proper integration between applications, real-time visibility or the ability to provide get reporting across business systems. These challenges inhibited business understanding and data agility.
Hosting on AWS, Medidata used Informatica Cloud Application Integration and Data Integration to orchestrate processes across multiple SaaS applications to automate: data warehousing with Amazon Redshift, quote to cash, sales automation, marketing automation, procure to pay, as well as finance, expense and HR process automation.
Medidata said they selected Informatica because of connectivity, features that enabled faster development and the ability to automate business processes for greater productivity.