Life-Critical Networks For 21st Century Health Care
What is the biggest difference between a high-availability health care network and a high-availability business network? No one dies when a high-availability business network goes down. A little extreme, you think? Not really. Network convergence has turned hospitals into dense networks of sophisticated, computerized medical gear. Take the network away and you’d be left with a lot of dumb devices that cannot perform the lifesaving functions for which they were designed.