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VNA Does Not Equal Image Availability: What You Need to Know Whitepaper (North America)

Image protection is a consistent requirement for any PACS to guard against image loss whether through primary disk failure, image corruption or erroneous deletion. However, this whitepaper entitled, "VNA Does Not Equal Image Availability: What You Need to Know" explores why traditional Vendor Neutral Archive (VNA) offerings do not provide the requisite data protection hospitals needs to safeguard medical images.

VNA Does Not Equal Image Availability: What You Need to Know Whitepaper >

Strategies to Reduce the Costs of Managing Healthcare Data Whitepaper

This whitepaper offers practical advice on how to utilize the strengths of archiving, in conjunction with traditional backup techniques, to assist in eliminating storage silos, optimizing storage assets, enabling data interoperability, ensuring full data protection and providing a quick return on investment – all in a bid to put the healthcare IT professional back in control of their data and storage.

Strategies to Reduce the Costs of Managing Healthcare Data Whitepaper >

Healthcare Disaster Recovery Whitepaper

BridgeHead Software's popular 'Healthcare Disaster Recovery' whitepaper offers thought leadership around why Disaster Recovery (DR) is different in Healthcare, as opposed to other industries.

Download now to discover why understanding the characteristics and make up of your Healthcare IT environment, in relation to applications, data and storage, is pivotal in ensuring a robust and workable DR strategy for your hospital.

Healthcare Disaster Recovery Whitepaper >

2014 Update Report > Joseph L Marion on VNA in 2014

Read this 2014 Update Report for the latest information from Joseph L Marion on what is happening, and what to expect, for VNA solutions in 2014. Marion covers Meaningful Use Stage 2 and 3 CQM for DICOM images, and the need for more flexible workflow and patient access. This is an Update to Marion's full white paper on VNA, published in 2013.

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2014 Update Full White Paper > Joseph L Marion on VNA for Healthcare Present and Future

Joseph L Marion, a leading independent consultant in healthcare, explains Vendor Neutral Archive (VNA) approaches to ensure beneficial results for hospitals, in the immediate and longer-term. In this 2014 update, Marion explains how Meaningful Use Stage 2 and Stage 3 CQM requirements affect DICOM images with need for new workflow flexibility and patient access.

2014 Update: Joseph L Marion, Understanding VNA for Healthcare's Present and Future >

Advice on Avoiding the Tape-Dependency Problem with PACS Image Archive

Most PACS require tape for archive, because of restrictions in disk storage support. Read this white paper from PACS experts at BridgeHead Software, for advice on avoiding the tape-dependency problem with PACS and still gaining the benefit of image archive.

Advice on Avoiding the Tape-Depency Problem with PACS Image Archive >

Healthcare Storage Virtualization™ Whitepaper

Healthcare Storage Virtualization™, a new whitepaper from BridgeHead Software, challenges conventional ideas and offers a new way for hospitals to think about their data and storage management issues.

Healthcare Storage Virtualization™ Whitepaper >