Cybersecurity issues are constantly in the news. COVID-19 has seemed to accelerate the proliferation of cybercrime. The number of cyberattack victims has gone up fourfold since the pandemic began, according to France’s national IT security agency (ANSSI). The benefits of digitizing documents and the easy of data-sharing have been a boon to everyone, but without security, this technology carries major risks.
b<>com presented its latest innovations devoted to the operating room of the future at MEDICA. A recent winner at the NAB Show in Las Vegas, b<>com [SDR-HDR converter] was along for the ride! Carole Le Goff, Sales & Marketing Manager Health, tells us more.
From 18 to 21 November, health professionals will meet in Düsseldorf. For this new edition of Medica, b<>com was selected by Business France to present its solutions on a space dedicated to e-health innovation, the French e-health park.
The product of three-and-a-half years of research, the DICOM-RTV (for Real-Time Video) standard is a major achievement for the teams of the IRT b<>com and DICOM Standards Committee, and a big step in the e-Health market. This advance will make video accessible to a larger number of professionals in operating rooms, which will have concrete positive impacts on patients.
At the CARS international science conference, b<>com presented a demonstration of an orthopedic surgery augmented reality application. This prototype developed through the Followknee Augmented Reality group is an alternative to existing 3D medical location technologies (optical, infrared, magnetic).
From November 13 to 16, 2017, the world's largest medical trade show will be held in Düsseldorf. Our teams from the Augmented Healthcare labo will be there to present an exclusive demo of their "3D localization" technology.
From April 4 to 8, b<>com is taking part in "Semaine Numérique," a series of events held in Quebec around the digital economy, the web, and video gaming, in the presence of a large delegation of French companies, with Western France being well-represented.
Back to school ? Almost ! The last 2 weeks have been busy for the e-health R&D program; the GESTCHIR project, started in June, was officially launched with a general meeting in our new offices in Brest, located at the CERV ( Centre Européen de Réalité Virtuelle ).