E-Health: chances and challenges of distributed, service oriented architectures.

Thuemmler, Christoph, Fan, Lu, Buchanan, William J, Lo, Owen, Ekonomou, Elias and Khedim, Abou Sofyane (2012) E-Health: chances and challenges of distributed, service oriented architectures. Journal of Cyber Security and Mobility, 37 (52). ISSN 2245-1439

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Societies are undergoing unprecedented demographic and socio-economical changes on a pace that has never been experienced before. Health care models are in transition to remain affordable for governments and individuals. Mobile technology and cloud computing will play a major role in order to help to achieve the necessary level of virtualization and service aggregation. There are, however, technological challenges in terms of security, trust, user friendliness and deployment of innovative E-Health strategies.

Item Type: Article
Print ISSN: 2245-1439
Uncontrolled Keywords: E-Health; SOA; distributed system; DACAR PaaS;
University Divisions/Research Centres: Edinburgh Napier University, Institute for Informatics and Digital Innovation
Dewey Decimal Subjects: 000 Computer science, information & general works > 000 Computer science, knowledge & systems > 005 Computer programming, programs & data > 005.8 Data security
300 Social sciences > 360 Social problems & social services > 362 Social welfare problems & services
Library of Congress Subjects: Q Science > QA Mathematics > QA76 Computer software
Item ID: 5111
Depositing User: Computing Research
Date Deposited: 12 Apr 2012 14:43
Last Modified: 22 Nov 2012 15:25

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