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Bill St. Arnaud is a R&E Network and Green IT consultant who works with clients on a variety of subjects such as the next generation research and education and Internet networks. He also works with clients to develop practical solutions to reduce GHG emissions such as free broadband and dynamiccharging of eVehicles (See http://green-broadband.blogspot.com/) . View my complete profile

Monday, June 11, 2007

Health Care Grid using web services to be deployed in Saskatchewan


[Excerpts from www.gridtoday.com article-- BSA]

On The Go Technologies Group, .... has received an order
for a turnkey DICOM archive solution ...to be deployed within Saskatchewan's Provincial health care region. The order is significant and
unprecedented as it represents the first of its kind in Canada.


Acuo Technologies' DICOM Services Grid software delivers 21st century
image management features and performance. The AcuoMed Image Manager
is a secure, open-system software solution for transporting, storing,
tracking and retrieval of digital images across an entire DICOM
network. The enabling open systems software solution, constructed on a
collaborative and extensible grid computing model, facilitates an
infrastructure built on a services-oriented architecture and
virtualizes and replicates storage assets.