Two new things we love in Confluence

Two new things we love in Confluence

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The Atlassian tools and third-party plugins for Confluence are evolving all the time and at RadBee we’re always on the lookout for changes that might help to support your compliance and quality assurance needs. We’ve recently come across two gems. The first is a plugin that provides better control over reused content. The second is […]

How Confluence meets the needs of document users?

How Confluence meets the needs of document users

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When designing a controlled document management system, it’s important to take the requirements of everyone who may need to access the documents into account. That’s why mapping users’ needs through each stage of the controlled document lifecycle is a key element in each of our quality management projects. The list below shows how a document management […]

Why the controlled document lifecycle matters

Why the controlled document lifecycle matters

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Often, when life sciences companies are working to define their controlled document management process, they spend a lot of time considering the regulations and ensuring that their approval process and electronic signatures are compliant. However, the regulations don’t require the process to be easy or efficient, and prioritising compliance over practicality often results in cumbersome […]

RadBee recognized as a Jira and Confluence Expert

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Cambridge, UK, 12 October 2015: RadBee Ltd, which specializes in providing software solutions for quality assurance in the medtech, biotech and pharmaceutical industries, has been approved as an Atlassian Expert. This means that RadBee is endorsed to sell licenses for the Atlassian Jira and Confluence collaboration products to “unleash the potential in every team”. They […]

Comala workflow can be implemented to address FDA and other regulatory needs.

Using Comala Workflows for approval of controlled documents

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When considering using Confluence to develop and release controlled documents, one of the main concerns many companies have is whether they will be able to approve the documents directly from the application. This is possible using Comalatech’s Comala Workflows plugin, which allows us to configure your desired approval workflow right into Confluence. This plugin has […]

Versioning controlled documents in Confluence

Controlled documents: versioning in Confluence

Posted on Posted in Confluence, Electronic QMS, General, JIRA

Confluence comes with built-in document version management. Each time a document is modified then saved, a new version is added to the history and automatically tagged with a version number, starting at v.1, then progress through v.2, v.3, etc. This innate versioning mechanism provides a host of features: The document history is easily accessible through […]

Why should quality assurance be difficult and awkward? Take a strategic view on achieving compliance (focus on ISO 13485)

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It is all too easy to dive into the list of requirements contained within the ISO 13485 and achieve compliance by just ticking the boxes: looking at one requirement or one area at a time and making sure you have put in place something to address that requirement. This may easily result in a quality […]