Medidata Solutions Inc provides cloud-based solutions for the clinical development programs of life sciences companies. Its customers include biopharmaceutical companies, device makers, contract research organizations, and academic institutions. The majority of the company's business comes from subscriptions to the Medidata Clinical Cloud, with the remainder of revenue coming from services. The Medidata Clinical Cloud provides solutions for study design and planning, data capture, patient activity measurement, risk-based monitoring, and payments. The services segment includes technology and support services and professional consulting services. The majority of the firm's revenue is generated within the United States.