Redwood Shores, Calif. (7/12/2004) - MetricStream, Inc., a market leader in the enterprise-wide quality and compliance software solutions, today announced that it has partnered with Documentum, the leading provider of enterprise content management and a division of EMC Corporation. As a result of the partnership, MetricStream will integrate its Quality*Stream application with the Documentum Enterprise Content Management (ECM) platform. Many quality and compliance initiatives, such as ISO9000 implementations and FDA regulations, can be very content-centric. By integrating its applications with the Documentum platform, which includes a secure, centralized repository for managing all content types, MetricStream can enable its global customers to cost-effectively meet compliance requirements.
"Documentum is pleased to work with MetricStream in delivering our platform to help global customers achieve compliance with government and industry regulations," said Rob Tarkoff, executive vice president and chief strategy officer for the Documentum division of EMC Corporation. "Partners such as MetricStream are a key part of our go-to-market strategy, helping Documentum extend its reach across all markets and industries."
"The Documentum ECM platform is considered the leading content repository in the industry today for regulatory and quality compliance initiatives," said Shellye Archambeau, CEO of MetricStream. "Many of our Fortune 500 customers in manufacturing, high technology and life sciences industries are very interested in implementing our solutions on the Documentum platform. As a result of this partnership, we will offer a pre-integrated solution to the market, allowing our customers to deploy the combined solution at a lower cost of ownership."
MetricStream is a market leader in enterprise-wide Governance, Risk, Compliance (GRC) and Quality Management Solutions. MetricStream solutions are used by leading global corporations in diverse industries such as Financial Services, Healthcare, Life Sciences, Energy and Utilities, Food, Retail, CPG, Government, Hi-tech and Manufacturing to manage their risk management programs, quality management processes, regulatory and industry-mandated compliance and other corporate governance initiatives. MetricStream’s customers include Procter & Gamble, UBS, Societe Generale, Pfizer, Philips, Cummins, Kellogg’s, Mondelez International, SanDisk, and NetApp. MetricStream also owns and operates the www.ComplianceOnline.com portal - the largest GRC advisory network and one of the largest GRC communities. MetricStream is headquartered in Palo Alto, California, USA (www.metricstream.com).