Computerized Systems
Cloud Computing et règlementation pharmaceutique


March 22 2018

7 h face-to-face

Effective work


Jean-Louis Jouve

/ 20


800 € HT

(Déjeuner inclus)


- To understand the concept of "cloud computing" and its different characteristics.
- Understand pharmaceutical regulation (GxP) and its constraints on computerized systems in "cloud" mode.
- Evaluate the regulatory risks of different cloud proposals (IAAS, PAAS, SAAS) using examples.
- Derive the associated qualification / validation and risk management strategies.


  • Beginner
  • Intermediate
  • Expert

- Quality assurance
- Validation and IT service


Cloud computing is becoming increasingly important in the healthcare IT landscape through the outsourcing of IT resources and the on-demand use of regulated software. With its certain advantages (scalability, cost control ...), cloud computing also has particular constraints related to its use in a regulated context.
The purpose of this training, based on case studies inspired by industrial experiences, is to take stock of the different modes of cloud computing, to know their weak points with regard to the applicable regulations and to to deduce a suitable risk management plan.

Reminders and definitions

  • Cloud computing
    Definitions and technology, the different offers: IAAS, PAAS, SAAS, advantages and disadvantages


  • The regulations applicable to Computerized Systems (EU and FDA):
    General principles and specific to the cloud (concept of electronic registration, open / closed system, responsibilities, outsourcing, etc.)

Études de cas

  • Infrastructure as a Service (IAAS):
    We propose to modernize and outsource your IT infrastructure to a provider that offers a virtualized architecture of the "cloud" type:

    • What are the risks associated with such a project?
    • How to tackle the qualification / validation?


  • Software as a Service (SAAS):
    A publisher offers to use SaaS application hosted by him:

    • How to approach this project?
    • What are the associated risks? What audit approach?
    • Which approach of qualification / validation?

Assessment of acquired knowledge and evaluation of improvement actions undertaken and / or envisaged

Questionnaire de satisfaction

Program PDF version

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Cette journée s’inscrit dans le cadre de la formation professionnelle.
N° Déclaration : 82 69 13448 69 Préf. Région Rhône-Alpes
SARL au capital de 10 000 Euros Siret 451 934 541 00025
* Average score given by previous trainees



Engineer graduated from ESCIL and Lyon 1 University in Analytical Chemistry (DEA), he is, since November 2004, manager and principal consultant of Coetic, a consulting and expertise company dedicated to regulated industries (pharmaceutical, biotechnology, active pharmaceutical ingredients and medical devices).
In parallel, he has been involved in several regulatory compliance projects for computerized and automated systems.
He is also responsible for the A3P eCompliance GIC (Electronic Compliance) and sits on the A3P Board of Directors.
As an expert, he has been invited as a speaker at several international conferences and seminars and is the author of several scientific articles and publications.

Educational medium

At the beginning of the session, through a questionnaire, the trainer analyzes the level of knowledge of the professionals on the subject as well as their expectations of the knowledge to be acquired. The trainer adapts the training program according to the profile of the different participants. Time is spent exchanging experiences between participants and with the trainer.

Pour un bon suivi du stage, le stagiaire dispose d’un ou plusieurs supports de cours en version numérique et en version papier.

Studies of methods and standards.

Case studies.

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