Cloud for healthcare in APAC -- more than image archiving
By Carol Ko 30-Apr-2012
Please give examples of the specific healthcare organizations in APAC that have successfully adopted cloud services.
Mukherjee: There are several instances. Some of them are pilot programs which show clear intentions of the way the future is headed. The inclusion of Telstra in the National Infrastructure Partner program in the PCEHR system in Australia is an example. From previous associations with Accenture (which leads the consortium) Telstra's role in the consortium appears to be that of a cloud computing partner to host the Web portals, using its infrastructure-as-a-service (IaaS) offering, "Silver Lining."