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October 2014

SOLABS turns 15!

Congratulations Philippe & team!

Its been a long time coming! SOLABS started out as a software company with 3 employees. It was founded by a young man with a vision and is now one of the top EQMS providers for the Life Sciences Industry. Here are a few of the milestones that lead us to were we are today…

    • 1999 – SOLABS is founded by Philippe Gaudreau in Montreal, Quebec.
    • 2000 – SOLABS partners up with a GLP Center led by Dr Fernand Labrie, to create the Alibaba software.
    • 2002 – Alibaba is released to manage controlled Documents, Tasks and Trainings.
    • 2003 – The first Alibaba sale to Merk&Co, Ponders End, UK.
    • 2005 – The 3rd edition of Alibaba is released under its new name SOLABS QM 2.5.
    • 2005 – Vita Health Products becomes the first client to purchase the software on a 3 year, subscription based model.
    • 2006-2008 – SOLABS releases 2.6, 2.7 and 2.8. Many new clients join the SOLABS QM community.
    • 2009-2012 – SOLABS is recognized as a leader in the EQMS market. The company moves into new offices, expands its team and begins selling in the United States.
    • 2013 – SOLABS QM 10 is offically launched in North America.
    • 2014 – SOLABS celebrates 15 years in the business and feels extremly enthousiastic about the next 15!

Many thanks to our loyal clients!

2015 User Group Meeting

Join us May 7th 2015 in Montreal for the next edition of the SOLABS QM User Group Meeting!

Don’t miss this unique opportunity to learn about SOLABS QM best practices, participate in Quality Assurance discussions, exchange with industry experts, and enjoy a special evening of activities!

Registration officially opens November 1st. If you would like more information please email us at