Information Technology

IT Infrastructure

Accovion has made significant investment in an IT infrastructure suitable to deliver high-quality services within a demanding environment that will increasingly rely on innovative technology for better performance, data integrity and security. Our advanced information technology includes a portfolio of application packages that reflects leading industry standards as well as customized IT solutions – seamlessly integrated across all activities along the clinical development value chain.

Major applications

IT security and IT quality – no compromises!

Our corporate policies and procedures ensure that we comply with international regulatory requirements set by the FDA, the EMA and other national regulatory authorities. All phases of the System Development Lifecycle are covered by a comprehensive set of SOPs. All systems are validated and assessed for 21 CFR Part 11 compliance.

Collaboration example

Our clinical systems and data are hosted in an ISO-9001 / ISO 27001 certified data center with the highest security standards according to FDA guidelines.

The data center is operated by Hewlett-Packard (, a world leader in IT services.

Network architecture

Our clients and business partners can benefit from advanced network solutions such as:

  • Secure authentication is enforced by a 2-factor login procedure. Secure data transmission is via dedicated private lines or virtual private network (VPN) tunneling and SSL encryptionSecure Remote access Solutions
  • Common, shared or distributed environments
  • TLS: Secure e-mail connection
  • Electronic data capture (EDC)
  • Secure document exchange (SharePoint, secure FTP)

Working on client systems

If you would like us to work on your system, our open network architecture allows us to meet your networking standards and security policies. Our staff is accustomed to working in a distributed environment, accessing client databases at various global sites as well as our own databases – all from a single standardized workplace.

SharePoint is a registered trademark of Microsoft Corporation in the United States and other countries. Citrix MetaFrame® is a trademark of Citrix Systems, Inc. and/or one or more of its subsidiaries, and may be registered in the United States Patent and Trademark Office and in other countries.

Bernd Breuer

Bernd Breuer
Director IT

+49 6421 94849-13