• With significant investments in technological innovations and increasing adoption of digital technologies, today's Pharmaceutical and Life Sciences industry has become one of the thriving industries in India. Undoubtedly, the industry is evolving and adapting to the advanced technologies like IoT, Cloud Computing and Analytics etc. Obviously, today's Pharmaceutical and Life Sciences industry is undergoing a significant transformation in the way it works. Owing to the dynamic government regulations, tightened deadlines and growing R&D costs, the companies are not only turning towards latest technology innovations but also following utmost cost-cutting practices for gaining improved operational efficiency, better decision-making and enhanced business agility. Hence, pharmaceutical companies necessitate support from innovative partners who are capable to render feasible solutions and unparalleled services to fuel their drug discovery potential, reduce time to market and improve cost saving. Optimizing groundbreaking technologies, many skilled players have already crossed the threshold of Pharmaceutical and Life Sciences landscape by delivering unprecedented solutions and services. As enormous players enter into this space, CIOReview understands difficulties of enterprises to trace suitable technology partners. In this edition of CioReview, we bring to you “20 Most Promising Pharma and Life Sciences Technology Solution Providers 2017”, featuring best of breed technology partners who render remarkable solutions as well as services for the progress of the industry. A distinguished panel comprising of CEOs, CIOs, industry analysts and CIOReview editorial team have scrutinized various companies before finalizing these vendors who leverage evolving technologies for tackling challenges in the Pharmaceutical and Life Sciences industry.