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Contrast Imaging Integrates Fovia’s HDVR® Connect

 

Global Reach of High Definition Volume Rendering® is Extended

 

Palo Alto, California and Victoria, Australia, March 28, 2013 — Fovia Medical, Inc., a world leader in volume rendering technology, and Contrast Imaging, a leading Australian provider of process-effective radiology solutions, have collaborated to make natively integrated High Definition Volume Rendering® available throughout Contrast Imaging’s entire digital offering.  With Fovia’s flexible and scalable advanced visualization HDVR® software, Contrast Imaging can further streamline its fast, stable and integrated workflows at imaging centers throughout Australia.

Contrast Imaging’s experienced team of radiology and radiology informatics professionals allows it to provide highly customized, state-of-the-art digital imaging solutions.  By integrating Fovia’s CPU-based, thin-client HDVR, Contrast Imaging can deliver scalable and dynamic systems—with unified workflows and consistent viewing environments—to its customers.  The remote capabilities of HDVR® Connect allow effortless, rapid and efficient reporting from anywhere that has internet connectivity.

“By partnering with Fovia, we are able to add 3D visualization to our offering quickly and cost-effectively, allowing us to focus on our core competencies and direct valuable R&D to other projects,” said Jason Wilden, Contrast Imaging’s Commercial Director.  “Utilizing Fovia’s integration technology gives us the flexibility to create, manage, and fine-tune radiology workflows on-the-fly within our products, and to be completely responsive to our customers’ needs.”

Ken Fineman, Chief Executive Officer of Fovia stated, “We are thrilled to help Contrast Imaging add advanced visualization to their offering.  With its hands-on approach to digital imaging, Contrast Imaging is able to deliver customized solutions that are ideal for imaging centers looking to replace a legacy or inefficient PACS system, or those making their first foray into the world of digital imaging.  We always enjoy partnering with forward-thinking companies, and we are happy to have our product showcased by such an innovative company.”

About Fovia, Inc.

Fovia, Inc. was founded in 2003 to address the challenges of data explosion – the exponentially increasing amount of data being acquired by modern imaging modalities.  The firm has developed a CPU-based, High Definition Volume Rendering software solution that leverages and scales with multi-core, multi‑processor and multi-threaded generational processor development.  Fovia’s HDVR solution is more scalable, cost effective, flexible, and easily deployable on an enterprise-wide basis than GPU or other hardware-based approaches.  It can be easily and natively integrated into various original equipment manufacturers’ offerings, thereby enabling OEMs to quickly and easily offer the world’s most advanced volume rendering to their customers.  More information can be found at www.fovia.com.

April 8, 2013 I Written By

John Lynn is the Founder of the HealthcareScene.com blog network which currently consists of 15 blogs containing almost 6000 articles with John having written over 3000 of the articles himself. These EMR and Healthcare IT related articles have been viewed over 13 million times. John also manages Healthcare IT Central and Healthcare IT Today, the leading career Health IT job board and blog. John is co-founder of InfluentialNetworks.com and Physia.com. John is highly involved in social media, and in addition to his blogs can also be found on Twitter: @techguy and @ehrandhit.

Fovia and Radiant Sage Streamline Clinical Trials for Pharmaceutical Industry

Cloud-based HDVR® Access Facilitates Drug Research, Discovery 

Palo Alto, California and Belmont, Massachusetts, February 28, 2013 – Fovia Medical, Inc., a world leader in volume rendering technology, and Radiant Sage LLC, a leading provider of on-demand clinical image management solutions, today announced a collaboration to deliver High Definition Volume Rendering® to the pharmaceutical market.

The Radiant/Fovia collaboration will provide real-time access to the world’s highest quality 3D medical imaging, thereby enabling clinical sponsors to make critical decisions earlier in the development cycle and facilitating more rapid and cost-effective drug development.  Radiant Sage will be able to deliver Fovia’s full suite of sophisticated volumetric visualization functionality, including automatic segmentation and volume measurement, to global leaders in drug discovery and research—including pharmaceutical, biotech, device and research enterprises.

Fovia’s flexible and scalable software development kit (SDK) is currently deployed in a variety of fields, providing cloud-based, enterprise-wide and local imaging to original equipment manufacturers (OEMs).  In clinical image management, HDVR enables rapid diagnosis with real-time visualization and quantitative assessment accurate to the sub-voxel level.  The CPU-based solution supports 24/7 image availability on off-the-shelf computers without requiring expensive graphics cards, thus allowing convenient and inexpensive access, sharing, data manipulation and management.

“Our customers need the ability to retain control of their studies during the entire trial process, make necessary image-aided decisions, and have visibility of their data in real time.  With Fovia as a partner, we can deliver an uncompromised, flexible solution that meets these needs,” said Ven Thangaraj, Chief Executive Officer of Radiant Sage, LLC.  “We simply could not provide the fast and high-quality access demanded by the global pharmaceutical leaders without the advanced features and thin-client technology of Fovia’s HDVR software.”

Ken Fineman, Chief Executive Officer of Fovia, stated, “Fovia is thrilled to have a partner provide such an innovative offering to leaders in the pharmaceutical field.  Radiant’s game-changing products are clearly a step ahead and provide a uniquely comprehensive and timely delivery of clinical trial image management tools.”

About Fovia, Inc.

Fovia has developed High Definition Volume Rendering®, a CPU-based, advanced visualization technology platform that delivers unparalleled quality, performance, scalability and flexibility.  Fovia’s innovative HDVR® solution successfully overcomes the inherent limitations of other currently available imaging technologies, thereby enabling local, enterprise-wide and web-based volumetric rendering with affordable, off-the-shelf computers.

Fovia’s flagship product, HDVR® Connect, is a software-only, advanced visualization solution that includes all of the key attributes required by today’s vendors and their customers: performance, quality, scalability, anytime/anywhere image access, cost-effectiveness and flexibility.  With HDVR Connect, OEM vendors can deliver unrivaled image quality and uncompromised performance, both locally and remotely, in 2D, 3D and 4D advanced volume visualization applications.

For additional information and to learn more about commercial, academic or research licensing, visit www.fovia.com.

About Radiant Sage:

Radiant Sage LLC provides on-demand clinical trial image management solutions for organizations involved in drug discovery and research.  Specifically designed for clinical trials, the company’s solutions, Core-Lab-in-a-Box™ and RadVista Viewer, enable rapid trial start and increase overall efficiency of the collection, distribution, and processing of images with little or no capital investments.  The Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) delivery model enables sponsors to retain control of their clinical trials by leveraging cost-effective, efficient and accurate image management solutions.  These secure, Web-based, real-time solutions also offer increased image/data integrity and meet necessary compliance requirements.  Radiant Sage is headquartered near Boston, Mass., and can be found on the Internet at: www.radiantsage.com.

 

February 28, 2013 I Written By

John Lynn is the Founder of the HealthcareScene.com blog network which currently consists of 15 blogs containing almost 6000 articles with John having written over 3000 of the articles himself. These EMR and Healthcare IT related articles have been viewed over 13 million times. John also manages Healthcare IT Central and Healthcare IT Today, the leading career Health IT job board and blog. John is co-founder of InfluentialNetworks.com and Physia.com. John is highly involved in social media, and in addition to his blogs can also be found on Twitter: @techguy and @ehrandhit.

Fovia and Blackford Analysis Collaborate to Provide 3D Registration for Medical OEMs HDVR® and Blackford Fusion™ Save Time, Improve Accuracy

Palo Alto, California and Edinburgh, Scotland, November 25, 2012 — Fovia Medical, Inc., a world leader in imaging technology and the developer of High Definition Volume Rendering®, and Blackford Analysis Ltd., creator of unparalleled registration technology using algorithms originally developed for astrophysicists, today announced plans to deliver compatible SDKs to the medical advanced visualization market.

Blackford Analysis’s Blackford Fusion™ software accelerates the challenging process of image study comparison by enabling radiologists to pinpoint areas of interest in one study and have those areas instantly, automatically and accurately linked to the same points in separate MR, CT or PET scans.  Concurrently, Fovia’s scalable, CPU-based, thin-client HDVR® software provides critical advanced visualization “on-the-fly” via the cloud, local networks, or as an integrated component of existing architectures.

By combining Blackford Fusion™ and HDVR® technologies, a medical original equipment manufacturer can deliver ubiquitous, split-second access to automatically registered datasets, thereby enabling radiologists to spend more time on analysis and decision-making.  As volumetric datasets increase in size and complexity, this combined power will become an essential component in every OEM’s offering.

“Fovia is a recognized leader in the advanced visualization field, and we are excited to integrate with their best-in-class volume rendering engine,” said Ben Panter, Chief Executive Officer of Blackford Analysis.  “Together our technologies can improve radiology productivity and increase the success rate of patient treatment.”

“We are thrilled to have a partner with complementary, high-performance software that is literally out-of-this world,” said Ken Fineman, Chief Executive Officer of Fovia, who commented on Blackford Analysis’s astrophysics-based algorithms.  “Our SDKs work well together, providing immediate benefits for medical vendors, radiologists and most importantly, patients.”

About Fovia, Inc.

Fovia, Inc. was founded in 2003 to address the challenge of data explosion – the exponentially increasing amount of data being acquired by modern imaging modalities.  The firm has developed a CPU-based, High Definition Volume Rendering software solution that leverages and scales with multi-core, multi-processor and multi-threaded generational processor development.  Fovia’s HDVR Connect and HDVR Mobile solutions are more scalable, cost effective, flexible, and easily deployable on an enterprise-wide basis than GPU or other hardware-based approaches.  They can be easily and natively integrated into various original equipment manufacturers’ offerings, thereby enabling OEMs to deliver unrivaled image quality and uncompromised performance, both locally and remotely, in 2D, 3D and 4D advanced volume visualization applications.  More information can be found at www.fovia.com.

About Blackford Analysis Ltd

Blackford’s software suite accelerates routine radiology by transforming the process of study comparison for radiologists.  It allows them to pinpoint an area of interest in one study, and automatically link to the same point in any other MR, CT or PET scan.

Blackford Analysis Ltd., based in Edinburgh, Scotland is a growing OEM software supplier based on technology developed by astrophysicists from the Royal Observatory, Edinburgh. Those breakthroughs, combined with an experienced commercial and medical team, underpin the company’s suite of software solutions, which are evolving to support all aspects of the radiologist’s daily practice.

November 30, 2012 I Written By

Sisoft Integrates Fovia’s Powerful Advanced Visualization

International Footprint Expanded for Embedded HDVR®

Palo Alto, California and Ankara, Turkey, October 23, 2012 — Fovia Medical, Inc., a world leader in volume rendering technology, and Sisoft Saglik Bilgi Sistemleri, operating in the United States as Sisoft Healthcare Information Systems LLC, a leading provider of web-based Hospital Information Management Systems, Picture Archiving & Communication Systems, and web-based Electronic Document Management Systems, have natively integrated Fovia’s High Definition Volume Rendering® technology in all of Sisoft’s image viewers and PACS workstations. Through Sisoft’s secure, remote viewing technology, healthcare professionals have 24-hour remote access to Fovia’s interactive advanced visualization.

Sisoft now delivers high performance 3D imaging locally and remotely via Fovia’s HDVR® engine.  The benefits of Fovia’s scalable, CPU-based, HDVR software solution enable Sisoft to deliver cost-effective advanced visualization to its customers, while maintaining the flexibility to quickly and effectively respond to the various sectors of the medical market that it serves.

“We are a Gold Partner in the Oracle PartnerNetwork and are extremely selective about the platform technologies we deploy to our customers. After a comprehensive review of the advanced visualization market, the selection of Fovia’s High Definition Volume Rendering Platform was clear. By utilizing Fovia’s powerful HDVR software, we have been able to rapidly develop and integrate high value clinical tools for our customers around the world,” said Ömer Siso, Sisoft’s Chairman of the Board.

Ken Fineman, Chief Executive Officer of Fovia stated, “We are excited to have a partner with such a sharp and comprehensive view of the medical software market.  Several factors combine to make Sisoft an optimal integrator of our HDVR technology: Sisoft’s reputation as a secure and advanced systems integrator, its gold status with Oracle, and its recent selection as one of the top informatics companies in Turkey.

About Fovia, Inc.

Fovia, Inc. was founded in 2003 to address the challenges of data explosion – the exponentially increasing amount of data being acquired by modern imaging modalities. The firm has developed a CPU-based, High Definition Volume Rendering software solution that leverages and scales with multi-core, multi-processor and multi-threaded generational processor development.  Fovia’s HDVR solution is more scalable, cost effective, flexible, and easily deployable on an enterprise-wide basis than GPU or other hardware-based approaches. It can be easily and natively integrated into various original equipment manufacturers’ offerings, thereby enabling OEMs to quickly and easily offer the world’s most advanced volume rendering to their customers.  More information can be found at www.fovia.com.

About Sisoft Healthcare Information Systems

Sisoft Healthcare Information Systems (formerly Çözüm Bilgisayar) was founded in 1987 to develop secure and advanced technology for healthcare professionals.  Its products include Sisocare (Web-based Hospital Information Management System), Sisopacs (PACS – Picture Archiving & Communication Systems), Sisoedms (Web-based Electronic Document Management Systems), Sisofamily (Web-based Family Practice Information System), Sisomobile (iPad, iPhone, Android Applications, PDA, MCA), Sisotemp (Temperature Tracking System) which is particularly designed to measure the ambient temperature in antiserum rooms and cupboards and Sisoffice (Office Automation). Sisoft is one of Turkey’s leading informatics companies and has been an Oracle Solution partner since 1998.  It operates in the United States from its offices located in New York, New York. More information can be found at http://www.sisoft.com.tr or http://www.sisoft.us.

November 19, 2012 I Written By

DR Systems Embeds HDVR® in Unity RIS/PACS and Zero-Download v|Series

Deployment of Fovia’s HDVR® server-side software will enable DR Systems to deliver high quality, high performance 3D imaging throughout its web- and mobile-based architecture. By standardizing its various radiology offerings using Fovia’s award-winning HDVR® Connect software development kit, DR Systems will provide fully integrated, advanced visualization to its entire customer base, while simultaneously meeting the changing demands of the market through Fovia’s flexible and highly customizable thin-client solution.

High Definition Volume Rendering® to become standard for web-based and mobile device viewing

Palo Alto, California, November 27, 2011 – Fovia Medical, Inc., a global leader in volume rendering technology, and DR Systems, Inc., a leading provider of healthcare enterprise imaging and information management solutions, announced today that DR Systems will enhance its product offering by incorporating Fovia’s High Definition Volume Rendering® technology across its Unity and zero-download v|Series product lines, including both web-accessible and mobile device-accessible advanced image processing and viewing.

Deployment of Fovia’s HDVR® server-side software will enable DR Systems to deliver high quality, high performance 3D imaging throughout its web- and mobile-based architecture.  By standardizing its various radiology offerings using Fovia’s award-winning HDVR® Connect software development kit, DR Systems will provide fully integrated, advanced visualization to its entire customer base, while simultaneously meeting the changing demands of the market through Fovia’s flexible and highly customizable thin-client solution.

“DR Systems has designed a uniquely simple and widely accessible user experience for advanced image processing driven by automated user preferences,” said Murray Reicher, M.D., DR Systems’ Chairman and co-founder.  “Until today, 3D and advanced image processing has often not fit into the routine workflow of the mainstream radiologist.  ”Fovia’s HDVR® Connect helped us solve that problem, so that DR Systems could automate presentation of MPRs, MIPs, color volumes and other advanced techniques via the web to all caregivers.”

Ken Fineman, Chief Executive Officer of Fovia, stated, “We have built a strong relationship with DR Systems during the HDVR integration and are very impressed with their focus on innovative radiology products. DR Systems’ widely recognized remote unified solution will provide a game-changing, streamlined experience for radiologists, and we are thrilled that our natively integrated HDVR will be showcased in such a robust offering.”

Fovia and DR Systems will be at RSNA 2011, November 27 – December 1 at the McCormick Place Convention Center in Chicago.  Fovia will be in Booth #4714, South Building, Hall A, and DR Systems will be in Booth #2822, South Building, Hall A.

About Fovia, Inc.

Fovia has developed High Definition Volume Rendering®, a CPU-based, advanced visualization technology platform that delivers unparalleled quality, performance, scalability and flexibility. Fovia’s innovative HDVR® solution successfully overcomes the inherent limitations of other currently available imaging technologies, thereby enabling local, enterprise-wide and web-based volumetric rendering with affordable, off-the-shelf computers.

Fovia’s flagship product, HDVR® Connect, is a software-only, advanced visualization solution that includes all of the key attributes required by today’s vendors and their customers: performance, quality, scalability, anytime/anywhere image access, cost-effectiveness and flexibility. With HDVR Connect, OEM vendors can deliver unrivaled image quality and uncompromised performance, both locally and remotely, in 2D, 3D and 4D advanced volume visualization applications.

December 2, 2011 I Written By

Fovia and Merge Healthcare Expand Partnership

HDVR® to become standard platform for Merge’s web-based Radiology PACS

Palo Alto, California, September 27, 2011 – Fovia Medical, Inc., a world leader in volume rendering technology, and Merge Healthcare, a leading provider of enterprise imaging and interoperability solutions, announced today that Merge will enhance and standardize its product offering by incorporating Fovia’s High Definition Volume Rendering® technology across its entire radiology PACS platform.
Merge, which provides image management as part of its comprehensive suite of radiology solutions, will now be able to fully capitalize on Fovia’s advanced visualization tools, therefore providing the world’s highest quality medical imaging to all of its PACS customers.
Fovia’s HDVR® server-side platform has enabled Merge to deliver high performance 3D imaging through its web-based architecture. With HDVR seamlessly integrated into Merge PACS, the company has taken advantage of Fovia’s scalable, CPU-based solution using entirely off-the-shelf hardware. By standardizing its various PACS products on an HDVR platform, Merge will be able to deliver tightly integrated, advanced visualization to its entire customer base, while simultaneously meeting their changing demands with Fovia’s flexible and highly customizable thin-client solution.
“Fovia’s powerful HDVR software provides Merge with the ability to offer unparalleled quality and performance to all of our PACS customers – both locally and over the Internet,” said Paul Merrild, Senior Vice President – Solutions Management. “Combining Fovia’s embedded software with our PACS products and services will boost radiology productivity by providing a unified workflow and consistent user experience, including the ability to view extremely large data sets interactively and in real-time.”  Ken Fineman, Chief Executive Officer of Fovia, stated, “We have built a strong relationship with Merge over the past year and are very impressed with their focus on customer satisfaction and end-to-end radiology solutions. Merge’s extensive, remote unified solution will provide a game-changing, streamlined experience for radiologists, and we are thrilled that our natively integrated HDVR will be showcased in such a robust offering.”
About Fovia, Inc.
Fovia, Inc. was founded in 2003 to address the challenges of data explosion – the exponentially increasing amount of data being acquired by modern imaging modalities. The firm has developed a CPU-based, High Definition Volume Rendering software solution that leverages and scales with multi-core, multi-processor and multi-threaded generational processor development. Fovia’s HDVR solution is more scalable, cost effective, flexible, and easily deployable onan enterprise-wide basis than GPU or other hardware-based approaches, and can be easily and natively integrated into various original equipment manufacturers’ offerings, therefore allowing OEMs to quickly and cost-effectively offer the world’s most advanced volume rendering to their customers. More information can be found at www.fovia.com.
About Merge Healthcare Incorporated
Merge is a leading provider of enterprise imaging and interoperability solutions. Merge Healthcare solutions facilitate the sharing of images to create a more effective and efficient electronic healthcare experience for patients and physicians. Merge Healthcare provides enterprise imaging solutions for radiology, cardiology and orthopaedics; a suite of products for clinical trials; software for financial and pre-surgical management, and applications that fuel the largest modality vendors in the world. Merge Healthcare’s products have been used by healthcare providers, vendors and researchers worldwide to improve patient care for more than 20 years. Additional information can be found at http://www.merge.com.
October 4, 2011 I Written By