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Expansion to Japan thanks to eSA partnership

In recent years, the Life Sciences industry has been moving regulatory activities from paper based processes to fully digital. During this shift, they are facing enormous challenges to comply with the increasingly complex regulatory environment as more and more of the world adopts the fully electronic eCTD submission and other fully electronic formats. Read more

Digital Sealing

How to protect your business against fraud with a digital seal

As our ways of doing business become more and more digital, paper document streams are increasingly unproductive and slow down the overall processes on which financial organizations spend lots of money optimizing. On the other hand, with increased digital document exchange, how can your clients really be sure that the invoice they received is indeed the correct one and hasn’t been victim to fraud? Or how can you prove that a contract was signed by you? Read more

Partner Testimonial

Strator recommends DocShifter because of attractive ROI

Our partner Strator helps companies with everything to do with documents, with a wide range of hand-picked technologies, deep business understanding and long experience. They work in any industry but Life Sciences is by far their most dominating market and experience. Read more

Legacy Refresh

What to do with Legacy Data?

Many companies sit on a big pile of old data or use outdated systems to manage certain company information. These legacy data and applications might still be valuable to the organization, but their inefficiency, poor usability and high maintenance cost do not weigh up against the benefits. To get the most out of your legacy data you should convert these files to new file formats to keep them accessible, readable and searchable in the long term. Read more

Key Disruptors Life Sciences

What are the key disruptors for Life Sciences in 2018?

2017 has been rife with activity in the Life Sciences sphere. But now, 2018 has begun, and, as would be customary, it is time to move on from the past, and to look forward to what this next year will bring. Every industry goes through changes over time and the Life Sciences industry is no exception. But not every change is significant. With so many buzzwords and jargon being thrown around, sometimes it’s hard to wade through the noise and get to the heart of it all.

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Award Best Product

DocShifter nominated for two Data News Awards for Excellence

DocShifter has been selected as a nominee for two of the Data News Awards for Excellence. The Data News Awards for Excellence is a yearly event put on by Data News, a reference ICT publication and platform in Belgium. The Data News Awards for Excellence rewards companies, products and individuals from fourteen different categories within the ICT sector.

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What’s next after eCTD?

As life sciences companies face enormous challenges to comply to the increasingly complex regulatory environment and more and more of the world adopts the fully electronic eCTD submission format, the industry is already preparing for major revisions to the way in which information is provided to the health authorities. So, what is next and how will it impact both the sponsors and health authorities alike? Read more

News

DocShifter starts 2018 with a new CEO and a clear focus on growth.

In December 2017, Geert Van Peteghem was appointed CEO of DocShifter. At the same time, the Ghent based company introduced its new future strategy for marketing its document transformation platform on a wider scale. By doing so, the company firmly intends to fly out from under the wings of the company where it all started, Docbyte.

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Convert File Formats

Why you should update your file format from time to time

In an earlier post we explained the importance of digital preservation and why every company should have a digital preservation strategy. As a company you want to have a guaranteed access to your business documents, regardless of the type, format or age of the file. In an era where digital technology and software packages are evolving faster than businesses can naturally adapt, this challenge keeps getting bigger and bigger. Read more

eCTD Life Sciences

Frequently asked questions on the eCTD format (Part 2)

The electronic submission requirements (CDER/CBER) will apply to the following types of submissions: Read more