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Cloud consulting for pharma industry v1.1


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Cloud consulting for pharma industry v1.1

  2. 2. Pharma front-runner in Cloud Adoption <ul><li>Typical Pharma IT Applications </li></ul><ul><li>Bioinformatics ( Analyzing and aligning DNA and Protein Sequences) </li></ul><ul><li>Pattern recognition </li></ul><ul><li>Data mining </li></ul><ul><li>Machine learning algorithms </li></ul><ul><li>Visualization </li></ul><ul><li>Chemical informatics </li></ul><ul><li>Storage and retrieval </li></ul><ul><li>Virtual screening </li></ul><ul><li>Quantitative structure-activity relationship (QSAR) </li></ul><ul><li>Molecular Modeling and Simulation </li></ul><ul><li>Registration </li></ul><ul><li>BLAST </li></ul><ul><li>Pharmcokinetics </li></ul><ul><li>BioAssay </li></ul><ul><li>Electronic Laboratory Notebook </li></ul><ul><li>Inventory </li></ul><ul><li>Other Enterprise Applications: </li></ul><ul><li>Email </li></ul><ul><li>CRM </li></ul><ul><li>ERP </li></ul><ul><li>Office </li></ul>Host in Pharma Companies under tremendous pressure to reduce Time to Market and failed trials Migrating to cloud can prove to be a strategic differentiator for Pharma companies in near future Avail SaaS Players like Eli Lilly, J&J and Pfizer porting their data / applications to IaaS providers <ul><li>Hosted informatics: Shared resources environment offers faster computation, significant economies of scale to cut costs and also improve operational agility </li></ul><ul><li>Cloud will pave way for inter-organization collaboration in future </li></ul>Cloud
  3. 3. Cloud Service Models for Pharma IaaS providers like Amazon EC2 Pharma and BioTech Users (Scientists, Patients, IT Staff and Managers) Secure, Compliant Infrastructure Providers like Switch Communications Cluster Service Management Providers like CycleCloud Cloud Management Platform providers like RightScale Dedicated Pharma Cloud Provider with Complete Informatics Suite, Infrastructure and Manpower like CambridgeSoft Application Provider like Symyx providing Cloud based or dedicated infrastructure hosting Appliation Providers like Schrödinger Multiple Players collaborating to provide full suite of applications Application and Platform Providers like DeltaSoft SaaS SaaS/Hosted Service SaaS /PaaS SaaS SaaS HPC, Application Porting Services provided include High Performance Computing, Storage and Retrieval, Lab Management, Registration etc
  4. 4. Consulting Services: Must have <ul><ul><li>Business Case Evaluation </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Future-state vision of the organization </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Cost-benefit analysis including Time-To-Market benefits </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Organizational change plan </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Research, IT and Field Force </li></ul></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Virtualization and Migration Roadmap </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Cloud Model Selection </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Public, Private or Hybrid: Will depend on existing infrastructure, budgetary constraints, risk appetite, expected ROI and future vision </li></ul></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Sevice Model: “IaaS, SaaS or PaaS “ Evaluation </li></ul></ul></ul></ul><ul><li>Implementation Roadmap Consulting </li></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Datacenter consolidation, virtualization and SaaS enablement strategy for private Clouds </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Application Migration Strategy and roadmap </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>IT Management Layer, integration and optimization </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>User Identity Management </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Data Governance and Security Model requirements assessment </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Cloud Vendor Selection (for Public or Hybrid Models) </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Priority Assessment and vendor feature evaluation </li></ul></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Evaluating SLA and Data Security model being offered </li></ul></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Costing Models comparison </li></ul></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Multiple Vendor selection for different services and </li></ul></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Compliance Model Evaluation </li></ul></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><ul><li>SLA formulations </li></ul></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Testing and Validation framework </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Implementing Organizational Change Plan </li></ul></ul></ul>
  5. 5. Consulting Services: Require Innovation <ul><li>Data Security Framework for Pharma Companies </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Pharma companies biggest concern is Data Security and Identity Management </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Innovative Framework for implementing Data Security on a Public Cloud </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Will help companies adopt low cost Cloud Models </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>For e.g. the framework can have “Running a firewall instance on every shared physical server” or “Placing geo constraints on hosted data” or “Type of encryption recommended for hosted data” </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Framework to asses Cloud Provider’s Data Security Model against the Business Requirement </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Compliance Consulting for Private Cloud </li></ul><ul><ul><li>FDA Compliance for IT systems a “must” for all Pharma Companies </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Consulting for executing IQ validation process(FDA) for the Private Cloud Infrastructure </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>A framework can be developed for Public Cloud if a certain vendor shows interest </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Extremely difficult for Public cloud due to lack of audit trail </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>*“Going forward, I see cloud computing expanding its role in our advanced analytics strategy,” Powers(Eli Lilly) says. “I expect to see many of the Identity and Security issues to be solved by really smart and creative people which will truly enable us to take advantage of the cloud </li></ul></ul></ul>
  6. 6. Other Consulting Opportunities <ul><li>Adoption of Email, CRM and ERP, HR and Payroll in SaaS model for the enhanced collaboration of the globally distributed workforce </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Business Case and Implementation Roadmap similar to other verticals </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Overall Cloud Adoption Strategy for Enterprise and Informatics Applications over the cloud </li></ul></ul><ul><li>End User Experience Framework </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Main users of cloud are scientists and patients </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Framework should ensure the applications hosted on cloud provide the right end user experience </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Framework should ensure complete independence from IT Staff particularly for SMBs </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>As cloud will drive collaboration in research over long run, the Framework should define collaboration experience over the cloud </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>GlaxoSmithKline took an approach to collaboration, support growing markets, and address costs by adopting Microsoft Online Services solutions </li></ul></ul></ul>
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