SAN JOSE, Calif. and WELLINGTON, Fla., Sept. 13 /PRNewswire/ -- Allied Telesis Inc., a global provider of secure IP/Ethernet switching solutions and an industry leader in the deployment of converged multi-play networks, and Hosted PACS Solutions, an application service provider (ASP) of best-in-class digital radiology software, announced today a technology alliance offering managed cloud-based Picture Archiving and Communications Systems (PACS) services to enable the seamless and secure transfer and storage of bandwidth-intensive imaging and diagnostic studies. Leveraging its hospital-grade infrastructure, equipped with managed networking gear from Allied Telesis, Hosted PACS Solutions ensures the timely, reliable, and secure delivery of teleradiology information – across diverse geographies – to help healthcare organizations lower capital expenditures accrued, as compared with implementing a high-cost, complex onsite PACS system.
Hosted PACS Solutions works with the GE Healthcare Centricity™ PACS-IW Web-based software solution for all modalities and healthcare environments to help the continuum of healthcare professionals, from radiologists and referring physicians to authorized clinical users, increase their workflow efficiency. The Allied Telesis-Hosted PACS Solutions partnership marks the first-of-its-kind cloud-based PACS service, hosting this software platform.
"The immediate access to robust patient information, diagnostic and surgical imaging, and clinical data is highly significant in delivering optimized patient care," said George J. Greene, president, Hosted PACS Solutions. "Having a backbone network – powered and managed by Allied Telesis – that can cost-effectively and effortlessly support large data and video file transmission across multiple IT environments, while ensuring HIPAA compliance with built-in redundancy, has ma