MasterControl Selects Epitome Technologies as International Partner
SALT LAKE CITY Oct. 24, 2006 MasterControl Inc. today announced that it has selected Epitome Technologies as a distributor of the MasterControl™ quality management software solution in India and the South Asian region.
Epitome Technologies, based in the city of Ahmedabad in Gujarat, India, provides consulting, engineering, and technology services, as well as software solutions to pharmaceutical and other industries. The firm's expertise includes Good Automated Manufacturing Practices (GAMP®) and the U.S. Food and Drug Administration's (FDA) 21 CFR Part 11.
The firm has a track record of successfully completing GAMP® projects involving top-notch pharmaceutical companies in India and has assisted clients in complying with regulations enforced by the FDA, Australia 's Therapeutic Goods Administration (TGA), the U.K. 's Medicines and Healthcare Products Regulatory Agency (MHRA), and quality standards applied by the World Health Organization (WHO). It also assists clients with international audits for computerized systems validation.
?Epitome Technologies' expertise and its focus on customer satisfaction are very impressive,? said Greg Beeber, MasterControl's vice president, global alliances. ?We are confident that Epitome Technologies will help us gain a foothold in India, a powerful, emerging market for MasterControl.?
MasterControl launched its International Partnership Program last year to form strategic relationships with organizations that offer complementary products and services to diverse industries worldwide. In addition to Epitome Technologies, the program has attracted firms in the United Kingdom, Australia, the Netherlands, and Israel.
The MasterControl quality management suite is a configurable, easy-to-use, and off-the-shelf software solution that helps companies attain continuous compliance with FDA regulations, ISO standards, Sarbanes-Oxley Act, and other regulatory requirements. MasterControl automates and effectively manages document and change control, training, audits, corrective/preventive action (CAPA), customer complaints, nonconformance disposition, and other quality processes.
For FDA-regulated companies, MasterControl offers a ?continuous validation? approach that dramatically cuts the time, pain, and cost involved in validation. MasterControl's line of validation products and services address different levels of needs based on individual risk assessment. They are designed to make validation of software upgrades easier, faster, and more cost-effective.
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