QUMAS Software Development Process Showcased at ICSE 2013

JERSEY CITY, NJ – May 8, 2012 – QUMAS, the leading provider of regulatory, quality and compliance management solutions to the Life Sciences industry, today announced that the merits of its Software Development Process will be showcased at the 35th International Conference on Software Engineering (ICSE 2013). More than 1,200 software enthusiasts from all over the world will be attending this event in San Francisco to discuss the latest results, trends, experiences, and challenges in software engineering research and practice.

QUMAS worked with Lero – The Irish Software Engineering Research Centre – to develop the paper that will be presented by Professor Brian Fitzgerald. The presentation titled “Scaling Agile Methods to Regulated Environments: An Industry Case Study” will take place on May 22, 2013 at 1:30 p.m. PDT.

QUMAS has developed a world class agile software development process suitable for regulated industries. The QUMAS Development Process extends existing agile methodologies to ensure that the required level of traceability and documentation is delivered as part of the development process and that product quality is ensured at each process step.

“By embracing the use of Agile methods and integrating QA into each step of the automated process, traceability and product quality are assured,” said Donal O’Brien, Vice President of Development and Support at QUMAS.


QUMAS is the leader in Enterprise Compliance Solutions with more than 270 global customer deployments and two decades of experience helping companies in highly regulated industries. QUMAS is a Gold Microsoft Partner, and provides the QUMAS Compliance Platform on SharePoint 2010, Documentum, Oracle or SQL. For more information, visit www.qumas.com.