CaloPix, software package for the acquisition and management of digital slides.
DICOM, Digital Imaging and Communications in Medicine, is a communication and archiving standard for medical imaging. This file format is a reference standard in the field of medical imaging.
DICOMIZER, a tool for the conversion of jpeg images into DICOM format.
HIE, Integrating the Healthcare Industry, is a new approach to data processing in hospitals, which has been in place since 2001. The object of this initiative is to facilitate exchanges between different applications (different softwares), together with the standardization of both in-house and external exchanges.
HIS, Hospital Information System.
HL7 is an international organization, which aim is the definition of a standard exchange format for HIS (hospital information systems). The resulting objective is therefore to facilitate the exchange of non-uniform data.
LIS, Laboratory Information System, is a data processing application which manages the organization of a laboratory, from the receipt of samples through to the drafting of reports. This software supplies contextual information for the examination concerned (identity, prescribing department, date of sampling) and allows the automatic indexing of images.
IMS, Image Management System, is a data processing application for the management of the circulation of images generated in the laboratory.
PACS, Picture Archiving and Communication System, is a system for the connection of all digital imaging facilities, together with the archiving and redistribution of results to the various hospital departments.
TRIBVN ICS, software package for the acquisition and management of laboratory images.
TELESLIDE, a secure server application for collaboration (forums, protocols, review guidelines) involving digital images and slides.
WEBVIEW, a web application for the consultation of images on different laboratory workstations, and the distribution of images in patient records.
XML, eXtensible Markup Language, is a generic markup language. This language has established itself as a reference standard. This language allows documents to be formatted, with the separation of form and content.