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COMMONWEALTH SOFTWARE was founded by Steve Carpenter, who has been developing microcomputer-based systems for more than 25 years in scientific research, medicine, manufacturing, regulatory affairs and government.

• Custom Programming
• Database Applications
• Platform Migration
• System Documentation
• Imaging, Graphics, Visualization

With a record of dependability and timely, on-budget delivery, Commonwealth Software has kept busy -- mainly with repeat business -- for over 18 years.

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Member of the IEEE Computer Society, the American Society for Quality (ASQ) Pine Tree Section, the Microsoft Partner Program, and TechMaine (The Technology Association of Maine).

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October 5, 2010. AcQualis™ is editorially featured in Medical Product Manufacturing News: Commonwealth Software's CAPA Application for medical device manufacturers is one of three packages highlighted in the special "Spotlight on Software" section of the publication's October 2010 issue.

   About AcQualis™ CAPA

June 1, 2010. AcQualis™ Celebrates Ten Years: Commonwealth Software's CAPA Application for medical device manufacturers has been at work in the production environment since before June 1, 2000.  

   About AcQualis™ CAPA

March 16, 2007. Commonwealth Software has completed the first commercial release of AcQualis™ its CAPA Application for medical device manufacturers.  Although newly commercialized, this is a highly mature application in daily real-world operation for nearly seven years.  Its unique collaborative features have been instrumental in raising the level of participation and the quality of documentation for teams resolving CAPA issues and doing related actions.

   About AcQualis™ CAPA

January 10, 2006. Commonwealth Software has received a second Seed Grant from the Maine Technology Institute, for developing the first commercial release of its CAPA Application, a compliance application for FDA/ISO regulated medical device manufacturers.

   About AcQualis™ CAPA

August 30, 2005.  Commonwealth Software has released a pre-commercial version of Smarty Pie™, a handy Windows utility that leverages the power of Windows Explorer. This utility builds on our theme of developing low-cost programs that amplify the usefulness of much larger programs.

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June 16, 2004FHC Inc. won the Gold level MD&DI Medical Design Excellence Award (the "Oscar" of the medical device industry), one of ten Gold level awards given worldwide and one of just two in the Surgical category, for its unique platform for deep brain surgery. See Projects fig 8, 9 for Starfix Receiver, a transport and verification component of this project from Commonwealth Software.

   About StarFix Receiver

March 9, 2004. Commonwealth Software has been awarded a Seed Grant from the Maine Technology Institute, for a market study leading to commercialization of its CAPA Application.

   About AcQualis™ CAPA


To develop single and multi-user software for personal computers, and to provide extended support, aiming for the highest achievement in dependability, fitness for purpose, clarity of execution, and operator satisfaction.



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