NEWS - MasterControl Ranks Tops in Pharmaceutical Online List of Most Downloaded Articles for 2009

SALT LAKE CITY, UTAH, USA - January 28, 2010 - MasterControl Inc., a global provider of software solutions that enable regulated companies to get products to market faster while reducing overall costs and increasing internal efficiency, today announced the company wrote three of the top ten most downloaded articles and white papers published on Pharmaceutical Online during 2009. MasterControl's contributions ranked first, second and eighth on the websites Top Ten Articles of the Year list.

"We at Pharmaceutical Online want to thank MasterControl for their outstanding editorial contributions in 2009," says John Clifton, Vice President Publishing for Vertmarkets. "Their article, 'Ten Most Common Reasons For FDA 483 Observations And Warning Letter Citations' not only epitomized the type of commentary our readers have come to expect from our site but also has achieved the status of the most downloaded article in 2009. In addition, your white paper, 'GAMP®5 - A Risk-Based Approach To Compliant GxP Computerized Systems' was the most downloaded white paper of 2009. Achieving the number one downloaded article and whitepaper in the same year on Pharmaceutical Online is unprecedented!"

About MasterControl Inc.

MasterControl Inc. produces software solutions that enable regulated companies to get their products to market faster, while reducing overall costs and increasing internal efficiency. MasterControl securely manages a company's critical information throughout the entire product lifecycle. Our software is known for being easy to implement, easy to validate and easy to use. MasterControl solutions include quality management, document management/document control, product lifecycle management, audit management, training management, bill of materials, supplier management, submissions management, and more. Supported by a comprehensive array of services based on industry best practices, MasterControl provides our customers with a complete information management solution across the entire enterprise. For more information about MasterControl, visit, or call: 800-825-9117 (U.S.); +44 (0) 1256 325 949 (Europe); or 03-6801-6147 (Japan).