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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 14 million times. John also manages Healthcare IT Central and Healthcare IT Today, the leading career Health IT job board and blog. John launched two new companies: InfluentialNetworks.com and Physia.com, and is an advisor to docBeat. John is highly involved in social media, and in addition to his blogs can also be found on Twitter: @techguy and @ehrandhit and Google Plus.

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 14 million times. John also manages Healthcare IT Central and Healthcare IT Today, the leading career Health IT job board and blog. John launched two new companies: InfluentialNetworks.com and Physia.com, and is an advisor to docBeat. John is highly involved in social media, and in addition to his blogs can also be found on Twitter: @techguy and @ehrandhit and Google Plus.

Fovia Expands into Veterinary Imaging Market

 Animage’s Multi-Modality Solution Delivers HDVR®

Palo Alto and Pleasanton, California, January 31, 2013 — Fovia Inc., a global leader in advanced visualization, and Animage, LLC, an innovative developer and manufacturer of veterinary imaging equipment, today announced that Animage will enhance its product offering by integrating Fovia’s High Definition Volume Rendering® into Fidex, its unique, three-modality diagnostic imaging system.

Fidex combines computed tomography (CT), digital radiography (DR) and fluoroscopy to provide a cost-effective, small footprint solution, therefore making in-house 3D viable for veterinarians and animal researchers. Fovia’s CPU-based HDVR® enables Animage to offer “on-the-fly” advanced visualization to veterinarians and researchers on most major operating systems (Windows, Mac, Linux, iOS), greatly expanding 3D imaging accessibility, flexibility and scalability in the veterinary field.

Fovia’s server-based architecture enables thin-client delivery of unrivaled image quality and performance anytime, anywhere.  In the veterinary market, Fovia’s flagship products, HDVR® Connect and HDVR® Mobile, provide unprecedented advancement in diagnosis, treatment and  pre-surgical planning.  With HDVR, veterinarians have rapid access to highly detailed images, therefore enabling them to make quick, well-reasoned decisions.  In cases where remote specialists are needed, Fovia’s unique architecture facilitates seamless, real-time collaboration.

“The level of detail that Fovia’s HDVR software provides allows exploration of structures never before seen in veterinary medicine,” said Horst Bruning, President and CEO of Animage.  “With 3D imaging becoming increasingly important in our field, we are thrilled to be on the cutting-edge of veterinary clinical care and research by using Fovia’s best-in-class rendering.”

Ken Fineman, Chief Executive Officer of Fovia, stated, “We are excited to be working with a company that has put such extensive thought into the unique needs of their market.  Fidex successfully addresses the need for a mutli-modality, cost-effective, small-footprint imaging solution for veterinary offices and research facilities.”

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 Animage, LLC:

Animage, LLC develops and manufactures cutting-edge radiological imaging technology and equipment designed specifically for companion animal veterinary practice and research environments.  Animage, LLC was founded in 2008 to bring advanced diagnostic imaging technology to the veterinary practice market.  Animage, LLC is a subsidiary of Exxim Computing Corporation (www.exxim-cc.com), a diagnostic imaging software company founded in 2002.  Exxim is a specialist in 3D imaging, tomographic image reconstruction, and 3D visualization for medical and NDT applications.  Exxim has customers worldwide, such as Siemens and Imaging Sciences, who use Exxim’s software to optimize the performance and diagnostic value of their diagnostic imaging hardware.

 

February 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 14 million times. John also manages Healthcare IT Central and Healthcare IT Today, the leading career Health IT job board and blog. John launched two new companies: InfluentialNetworks.com and Physia.com, and is an advisor to docBeat. John is highly involved in social media, and in addition to his blogs can also be found on Twitter: @techguy and @ehrandhit and Google Plus.

David C. Wilkins Joins Fovia as Director of Business Development

Fovia Attracts Industry Veteran to Manage Demand for HDVR® 

Palo Alto, California — September 5, 2012 Fovia, Inc., a global leader in volume rendering technology, today announced that David Wilkins, who has a proven record of delivering successful products to the digital and healthcare imaging industries during his 27-year career, has joined the company as Director of Business Development.

Mr. Wilkins was most recently Director of Product Management at lifeIMAGE, where he was responsible for expanding their cloud-based medical image sharing network used by both physicians and patients.  Prior to his tenure at lifeIMAGE, Mr. Wilkins was the product architect of AMICAS’ Next Generation PACS Workstation, managing a team that developed diagnostic imaging software focused on visualization and clinical workflow.  Mr. Wilkins has also held positions with Adobe, Hewlett-Packard and IBM.  While at Adobe, he invented resolution-independent technology and co-founded PictureIQ, an Adobe spin-off whose software enabled optimized web transmission of enhanced digital photos, animation and graphics by consumer-imaging devices.  Mr. Wilkins was awarded a prestigious HP Fellowship at Stanford University where he received his Master’s Degree in Computer Science.

Mr. Wilkins commented, “I have been impressed with Fovia’s volume rendering technology for many years.  Having interacted with Fovia on several projects beginning in 2005, I was inspired to become part of such a forward-thinking company that continues to be the gold standard in advanced visualization software.  I look forward to expanding the markets and industry applications for Fovia’s HDVR.”

Ken Fineman, Chief Executive Officer of Fovia stated, “The increasing demand for Fovia’s High Definition Volume Rendering® solution has created the need to scale our technology and business development efforts.  Mr. Wilkins’s portfolio includes a rare combination of technical expertise and innovation, along with business development and product management experience.  We are confident that Mr. Wilkins’ unique skill set will strengthen Fovia’s already prominent position in the volume rendering arena.  I am proud that Fovia continues to attract top talent in the field of advanced visualization, and I am pleased that someone of Mr. Wilkins’ stature recognizes the opportunity to accelerate our expansion.”

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.

October 6, 2012 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.
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