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Acuo Technologies(R), Developers of the DICOM Services Grid, Announces Integration and Certification of the IBM Grid Medical Archive Solution.

Acuo Technologies certifies industry leading storage virtualization solution adding IBM to Elite Partner Program

ST. PAUL, Minn., June 2 /PRNewswire/ -- Acuo Technologies, a company specializing in the development of high-performance software for intelligent medical image management, data migration tools and services, today announces the integration and certification of IBM's Grid Medical Archive Solution (GMAS) as well as the addition of IBM to Acuo's Elite Partner Program. By adding the Acuo Technologies middleware software to the IBM GMAS solution, the medical imaging industry has the ability to procure a strategy that enables the customer to gain control of their data as well as manage it in a manner that provides flexibility and lower the total cost of ownership.

The integration also adds IBM to Acuo's Elite Partner Program, a select group of business partners certified to deliver Acuo Technologies' intelligent medical image management product suite. Acuo Technologies offers partners, OEM's, ISV's and customers, cutting-edge, innovative, secure, open-system software solution for transporting, storing, tracking and retrieving digital images a DICOM environment. The Elite Partner Program provides access to a wealth of resources including marketing support, professional services and consulting -- vital tools to help partners grow their business. Fiscal Year 2007 was a successful year for Acuo's Elite Partners, with sales growth exceeding 100 percent over prior years.

IBM has extensive experience assisting healthcare providers overcome the challenges of delivering critical medical information in a distributed environment. IBM is working to improve healthcare collaboration among medical professionals through the use of grid computing and other open source technologies, allowing healthcare entities to not only control their data and storage, but to enact true Clinical Information Lifecycle Management policies.

About Acuo Technologies

Acuo Technologies, with headquarters in St. Paul, MN, was founded in 2000 with the objective of developing the first enterprise-wide collaborative asset management solution for medical DICOM images residing in a Picture Archiving and Communications System (PACS). Its first commercial product received U.S. Food and Drug Administration 510-K approval in 2001. Since that time, over 180 implementations around the world have deployed AcuoMed/AcuoStore(TM) software solutions. For more information, visit

The Elite Partner Program

The Elite Partner Program consists of a worldwide network of authorized Acuo Technologies solution providers who offer a wealth of knowledge and expertise in Acuo Technologies DICOM Services Grid. Members of the Elite Partner Program gain a competitive advantage and benefit from a high-return business with long-term success. For more information please call Acuo Technologies.

DICOM is the registered trademark of the National Electrical Manufacturers Association for its standards publications relating to digital communications of medical information.

Acuo Technologies

CONTACT: Gennevieve Emery, Strategic Marketing Coordinator of Acuo
Technologies, +1-612-804-9067, [email protected]

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