Should Pharmaceutical Companies be Putting their Heads in the Cloud?
December 01, 2014
Despite concerns over regulation and data protection, cloud computing is entering the world of pharmaceuticals. There are good reasons why the cloud might suit pharmaceutical companies-greater efficiency, lower costs, the ability to take data in the public domain and mesh it with private data sets-all good reasons to embrace the cloud. But, assuming that the regulatory concerns can be overcome, is the cloud what it appears to be?