April 11, 2008, Redwood Shores, California - MetricStream, Inc., the market leader in enterprise-wide Governance, Risk, Compliance (GRC) and Quality Management solutions, today announced that it is participating in the 2008 Annual Meeting of the Parenteral Drug Association (PDA). PDA is a nonprofit organization and a leading global provider of science, technology and regulatory information and education for the pharmaceutical and biopharmaceutical community.  MetricStream will demonstrate its industry leading solutions for quality, compliance and risk management for the Life Sciences industry at the conference being held on April 14 - 18, 2008 at Colorado Springs, Colorado.

The theme for this year’s meet is ‘Science Driven Manufacturing: The Application of Emerging Technologies’. The event will focus on discussing new technology advances, product processing, quality and continuous improvement within a highly regulated manufacturing environment and implications of new regulations. Linda Armstrong Kelly, mother of seven-time Tour de France Champion and cancer survivor, Lance Armstrong and Shelley Morrison, film and television actress and a cancer survivor, will provide keynote presentations to share their experiences and efforts to make the public, government and industry aware of the need to support further development and distribution of innovative and efficacious drugs.

MetricStream will exhibit its comprehensive suite of solutions for the pharmaceutical and biopharmaceutical companies during the event. The solutions equip Life Sciences companies with a common framework and an integrated risk-based approach to quality and compliance management for ensuring drug quality and safety. MetricStream’s applications help meet quality, safety and compliance requirements through effective risk management, document control, compliance training, ongoing auditing, as well as recording and reporting of exception events and the resulting corrective actions (CAPAs). The solutions also provide embedded best practices that ensure sustainable compliance with guidelines such as FDA 21 CFR Part 210-211, Part 820 / QSR, Part 606 and ICH Q7A. Attendees will be able to view live demonstration of the solution suite at MetricStream’s booth # 626.

Gaurav Kapoor, General Manager and CFO of MetricStream said “The PDA Annual Meeting is a forum that helps contribute and influence the advancement of science and regulation in the industry. The event gives us an opportunity to share our experiences of working with leading Life Sciences companies and connect with professionals and organizations looking to enhance their compliance, risk and quality initiatives. We look forward to discussing new technology, trends and best practices in drug manufacturing and marketing operations.

About MetricStream

MetricStream, the independent market leader in enterprise and cloud applications for Governance, Risk, Compliance (GRC) and Quality Management, makes GRC simple. MetricStream apps improve business performance by strengthening risk management, corporate governance, regulatory compliance, vendor governance, and quality management for hundreds of thousands of users in dozens of industries, including Financial Services, Healthcare, Life Sciences, Energy and Utilities, Food, Retail, CPG, Government, Hi-Tech and Manufacturing. MetricStream is headquartered in Palo Alto, California, with an operations and R&D center in Bangalore, India, and sales and operations support in 12 other cities globally. (www.metricstream.com).

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