Edmonton , AB. (PRWEB) January 31, 2007
Matrikon Inc. (TSX: MTK) and Umetrics Inc. today announced a partner agreement to provide a combination of software packages for the seamless installation of Process Analytical Technology (PAT) solutions for the pharmaceutical market. Umetrics and Matrikon will offer ProcessMonitor™ products for integration of Umetrics' SIMCA-P+ and SIMCA-Batch On-Line data analysis products with manufacturing, process, analytical and laboratory information management systems.
"For large-scale adoption by the life science industry of the FDA's PAT initiative, the ability of our SIMCA-P+ and SBOL products to seamlessly collect, manage and analyze data from all sources of process and process-related data becomes essential," explained Nouna Kettaneh, Umetrics general manager. "We have chosen Matrikon and their ProcessMonitor line of integration products to provide the one-stop solution for real-time batch monitoring for the pharma and biotech industries."
Frank Vanderham, ProcessMonitor product manager at Matrikon adds that "having a one-stop solution that meets the pharmaceutical and biotech industries' needs and challenges in terms of data collection and, in particular, integration of their regulatory data stores makes Umetrics' offering unique. By using ProcessMonitor, Umetrics has ensured their customers have virtually unlimited options in using any and all data sources for real-time decision making."
Umetrics Inc. is a subsidiary of MKS Instruments, Wilmington, MA, with sales offices in Kinnelon NJ, and San Jose CA, Windsor UK, and Malmö Sweden. Since 1987, Umetrics' mission has been to ensure that clients add value to their businesses through the use of advanced data analysis and experimental design software and services. Umetrics is the worldwide recognized leader in the area of multivariate data analysis for industrial R&D, processes and applications.
Matrikon is a leading provider of industrial intelligence solutions that enable manufacturing plants to achieve operational excellence by transforming production data into knowledge to predict and prevent problems and optimize operations. Matrikon's customers achieve agile operations through the combination of external market and plant data to make informed, intelligent decisions in real-time. With offices in major cities throughout North America, Australia, Europe and the Middle East and a global client base including industry leaders in a wide range of process industries, Matrikon's reach is global. For more information visit our website: http://www.matrikon.com/
Matrikon and ProcessMonitor are trademarks or registered trademarks of Matrikon Inc.
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