Problem Statement

​Our client, a leading pharmaceutical company, faced critical challenges related to software quality and reliability. They struggled with frequent software defects, delayed releases, and compliance issues in their highly regulated industry. To ensure the safety and effectiveness of their pharmaceutical software systems, they turned to CODETRU for expertise in QA (Quality Assurance) and software testing.



CODETRU collaborated closely with the pharmaceutical company to design and implement a comprehensive QA and software testing strategy. Key solutions included:

Test Strategy and Planning

a. ​​Conducted a thorough assessment of the client's software development process and regulatory requirements to develop a tailored test strategy.
b. ​Defined test objectives, scope, and criteria for successful testing outcomes.

​​Test Automation

​a. ​​Implemented test automation frameworks and tools to accelerate test execution and improve test coverage.
b. ​Developed automated test scripts for regression testing and continuous integration.

Validation and Compliance

​a. ​​Ensured compliance with pharmaceutical regulations by creating and maintaining validation documentation, including test protocols, traceability matrices, and validation reports.
b. ​​​Executed software validation activities in alignment with regulatory requirements.

​​​​Performance and Security Testing

a. ​​Conducted performance testing to assess the scalability and responsiveness of pharmaceutical software applications.
b. ​Performed security testing to identify vulnerabilities and enhance data protection.


Challenges Involved

​​Navigating complex pharmaceutical regulations, including FDA guidelines, while designing and executing test strategies.

Coordinating testing efforts across multiple departments and teams to ensure comprehensive coverage.

​Adapting to changes in software development methodologies and technologies to maintain testing effectiveness.



​The implementation of CODETRU's QA and software testing solutions delivered significant improvements for our pharmaceutical client:

Reduced Defects

Reduced the number of software defects by 54%, resulting in more reliable and safer pharmaceutical software systems.

Faster Releases

Accelerated software release cycles by 33% through test automation, allowing the company to respond promptly to market demands.

​Compliance Assurance

Achieved and maintained compliance with pharmaceutical regulations, reducing the risk of non-compliance fines and penalties.

​Enhanced Security

Identified and addressed security vulnerabilities, ensuring the confidentiality and integrity of sensitive pharmaceutical data.



CODETRU's QA and software testing solutions had a transformative impact on our client's pharmaceutical software development:

​Increased Patient Safety

Improved software quality and reliability enhanced patient safety by reducing the risk of medication errors and adverse events.

Regulatory Excellence

Demonstrated industry leadership by consistently meeting and exceeding regulatory requirements.

Competitive Advantage

Gained a competitive edge by delivering high-quality pharmaceutical software systems ahead of competitors.


Technology Stack

Our solution leveraged a robust technology stack, including:

Test Automation Tools: Selenium, Appium, JUnit

Validation and Compliance Tools: HP ALM, Jama Connect

​Performance Testing Tools: Apache JMeter, LoadRunner

​​Security Testing Tools: ​Security Testing Tools: OWASP ZAP, Nessus

​In conclusion, CODETRU's QA and software testing expertise transformed our client's pharmaceutical software development process, ensuring the safety, reliability, and compliance of their software systems. This case study highlights the significant impact of QA and testing in the pharmaceutical industry.