Medidata Solutions, Inc. (Medidata) is a global provider of software-as-a-service (SaaS), clinical technology solutions. Medidata offers Medidata Rave, is a platform that integrates electronic data capture (EDC), with a clinical data management system (CDMS), in a solution that replaces traditional paper-based methods of capturing and managing clinical data. Medidata Rave offers a platform enabling sponsors to manage complex trials. Medidata customers are pharmaceutical, biotechnology and medical device companies, academic institutions, contract research organizations (CROs), and other organizations engaged in clinical trials to bring medical products and treatments to market and explore indications for existing medical products. Medidata Rave�s intuitive, user-friendly Internet-based technology facilitates rapid adoption by investigators, sponsors and CROs. On July 1, 2011, the Company acquired Clinical Force Limited (Clinical Force).