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1 day ago
 

Morris Medical Monday: Pain Relief for Medical Device Compliance Management

With so many of our customers involved in the development of amazing new technologies and products in the medical field, we’re always interested to see stories like this recent one about a new implant technology that promises huge life quality gains for amputees.

According to this article, a revolutionary new technology being developed at London’s Royal National Orthopaedic hospital (RNOH) which recently completed a trial, allows artificial limbs to be attached directly to an amputee patient’s skeleton, giving them feeling and mobility far beyond that of today’s prosthetics. The the new implants, developed by the UCL/RNOH biomedical engineering institute and manufactured by Stanmore Implants, were inspired by research into how skin forms itself naturally around deer antlers. Although still in the trial stage, the prospect for wider roll-out should be good news for amputees.

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6 days ago
 

8 Best Practices for Building Quality Automotive Software Applications (Guest Blog)

Are you confident that your safety-critical automotive software applications are working as intended?

If the answer is “no”, you are not alone. And you have good reason to be apprehensive: in the past year, we’ve seen very public software-related recalls from automotive powerhouses like Toyota, Nissan and GM. “This is just the beginning of software recalls,” Roger Lanctot, associate director of Strategy Analytics says. “In the past it was all about mechanical failures.”  Read the rest of this entry »

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1 week ago
 

Morris Medical Monday: Polarion MedPack Release Management

Welcome back to Morris Medical Monday: a weekly series for medical device development companies (and companies who are related to such companies), providing some useful information about Polarion solutions and Polarion extensions.

Today we will continue on the subject of Polarion’s MedPack extension, and have a look into MedPack’s Release Management. Read the rest of this entry »

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2 weeks ago
 

Open Source getting more financial support from the corporate world

By now I’m sure you’ve seen more than enough articles about the so-called “Heartbleed” vulnerability in the OpenSSL project, so I don’t want to write yet another Heartbleed article. But I would like to point you to one that talks about the need for companies who use open source software to support it financially… something Polarion Software has been doing since our start-up days.  Read the rest of this entry »

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2 weeks ago
 

Morris Medical Monday: Polarion MedPack Risk Management

Welcome back to Morris Medical Monday: a weekly series for medical device development companies (and companies who are related to such companies), providing some useful information about Polarion solutions and Polarion extensions.

Today we will continue on the subject of Polarion’s MedPack extension, and have a look into MedPack’s Work Item Workflows. Read the rest of this entry »

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3 weeks ago
 

Polarion QA is One of “Top 5 QA Testing Solutions of 2014″

Polarion QA was recently picked by business-software.com as one of the 2014 Top 5 QA Testing Software Solutions. In the Expert Picks and Reviews area of the blog, author Miranda Limonczenko writes: Read the rest of this entry »

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3 weeks ago
 

Guest Blog: Haste Makes… Automotive Product Recalls!

With automotive product recalls rocketing up to levels that we never imagined possible, we who work ‘in the trenches” in the automotive industry keep asking ourselves: “how did this happen?”. And we keep arriving at one simple answer: development in a rush.
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3 weeks ago
 

Morris Medical Monday: Polarion MedPack Role Concept

Welcome back to Morris Medical Monday: a weekly series for medical device development companies (and companies who are related to such companies), providing some useful information about Polarion solutions and Polarion extensions.

Today we will continue on the subject of Polarion’s MedPack extension, and have a look into MedPack’s Role Concept.

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4 weeks ago
 

Customer Success Story: Creators of Leading Neuromodulation Device

Sometimes as a marketing professional I’m bursting at the seams to share a great story about a Polarion customer, only to find that part of the deal is that we can’t cite the company name in our marketing. So the deal always wins… as it should. But our latest customer success story… about a company that has created a market-leading neuromodulation device… is so strong we’re sharing it without the company name.  Read the rest of this entry »

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4 weeks ago
 

Morris Medical Monday: Polarion MedPack Resolution Values

Welcome back to Morris Medical Monday: a weekly series for medical device development companies (and companies who are related to such companies), providing some useful information about Polarion solutions and Polarion extensions.

Today we will continue where we left off for the summer season on the subject of Polarion’s MedPack extension, and have a look into MedPack’s Work Item Resolution Values.

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