Cloud computing is a hot topic at SIIM 2010, and with good reason. It enables greater flexibility in delivering, storing and accessing information throughout an enterprise. Radiology directors, PACS administrators and IT managers are all likely to be involved in designing and purchasing cloud computing

Interoperability with existing systems? Ease of use? Built-in advanced features?  Yes, yes and yes according to many healthcare providers that we speak with. [caption id="attachment_639" align="alignright" width="230"] What's in your next PACS?[/caption] Interoperability is a critical issue because a PACS is always placed in a heterogeneous environment—typically