ArisGlobal Announces New Central Coding and Dictionary Management System

agEncoder Delivers on the Promise of Fast and Consistent Coding

Stamford, CT – August 16, 2012 – ArisGlobal, a leading provider of solutions to the life science industry, has announced the immediate availability of agEncoder 2.1, the most advanced version to date of its comprehensive coding and dictionary management system.

The new release, fully certified by the Uppsala Monitoring Center to utilize the full enhanced features of WHO DRUG dictionary, offers numerous new capabilities such as full multi-lingual MedDRA support(including English, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Spanish, Portuguese, Czech, Hungarian and Dutch). agEncoder also extends support of standardized MedDRA Queries (SMQs) and Custom MedDRA Queries (CMQs) including improved search capabilities and full impact analysis of new MedDRA versions.

Completely integrated with ArisGlobal’s pharmacovigilance and safety system (ARISg) and the company’s electronic data capture technology (agCapture), agEncoder offers comprehensive dictionary management and centralized coding with integrated workflow to ensure accurate and consistent coding of clinical terms. Further functionality enhancements include improved search capability of the WHO-DD browser (e.g. search for active ingredients, search for preferred terms, generic terms, drug synonyms and umbrella search)and the use of eSignature.

“Our teams have taken the valuable feedback from our customers and incorporated these needs into this, our latest version of agEncoder. We are delivering an innovative solution that meets the unique and ever-changing needs of the centralized coding and dictionary management space,” commented Mathias Poensgen, product manager. “agEncoder 2.1 serves the coding needs of both pharmacovigilance and clinical teams to improve the quality as well as the efficiency of their coding process.”

agEncoder 2.1 will be available to customers as a licensed, on-premise solution or as a hosted solution via agOnDemand™, ArisGlobal’s comprehensive Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) delivery platform.

About ArisGlobal
ArisGlobal ( is a leading provider of integrated software solutions for pharmacovigilance and safety, regulatory affairs, clinical research and medical information. Hundreds of life science companies rely on ArisGlobal’s advanced solutions for maintaining regulatory compliance, workflow automation, improving operational efficiency and easily sharing information around the globe.

Contact Kathy Capper, ArisGlobal +1.203.588.3000

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