21. Data Grid for PACS and Medical Imaging Informatics

  1. Dr. H. K. Huang D.Sc., FRCR (Hon.), FAIMBE, PhD Professor Chair Professor Honorary Professor Director consultant Fellow Honorary Member Honorary President President Visiting Professor Board Member1,2,3

Published Online: 12 MAR 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9780470560525.ch21

PACS and Imaging Informatics: Basic Principles and Applications, Second Edition

PACS and Imaging Informatics: Basic Principles and Applications, Second Edition

How to Cite

Huang, H. K. (2009) Data Grid for PACS and Medical Imaging Informatics, in PACS and Imaging Informatics: Basic Principles and Applications, Second Edition, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470560525.ch21

Author Information

  1. 1

    University of Southern California, USA

  2. 2

    The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hong Kong

  3. 3

    The Chinese Academy of Sciences, China

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 12 MAR 2010
  2. Published Print: 23 DEC 2009

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470373729

Online ISBN: 9780470560525

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Keywords:

  • data grid for PACS and medical imaging informatics;
  • five-layer data grid architecture integrating DICOM services and Globus Toolkit for PACS and MIII applications;
  • data grid as image fault-tolerant archive in image-based clinical trials

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Distributed Computing

  • Grid Computing

  • Data Grid

  • Fault-Tolerant Data Grid for PACS Archive and Backup, Query/Retrieval, and Disaster Recovery

  • Data Grid as the Image Fault-Tolerant Archive in Image-Based Clinical Trials

  • A Specific Clinical Application—Dedicated Breast MRI Enterprise Data Grid

  • Two Considerations in Administrating the Data Grid

  • Current Research and Development Activities in Data Grid

  • Summary of Data Grid

  • Reference