Sun Microsystems (US) unveils Ultra:
This article was originally published in Clinica
Sun Microsystems (US) introduced its new Ultra family of networking stations. Sun said the 64-bit ultraSPARC RISC processor and advanced 3-D graphics of the Ultra are ideal for teleradiology, PACS (picture archiving and communications systems) and surgical planning. Graphics, multimedia, imaging and video can all be handled by a single desktop system. Sun is working with a number of medical development teams, including Visualization Technology (US) and the Surgical Planning Laboratory at Harvard Medical School.