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ALSO CALLED: UNIX Boxes, Computer Workstations
DEFINITION: 1) A workstation is a computer intended for individual use that is faster and more capable than a personal computer. It's intended for business or professional use (rather than home or recreational use). Workstations and applications designed for them are used by small engineering companies, architects, graphic designers, and any organization, department, or individual that requires a faster microprocessor,  … 
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WEBCAST: Healthcare is evolving and becoming more patient-centric. Tools and software are being released to provide better visibility to data once stored in silos. Today, healthcare workers need a single workstation that provides access to advanced processing tools. Access this webcast for an introduction to an imaging application.
Posted: 16 Mar 2015 | Premiered: Mar 16, 2015

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Improved Image Viewing for Radiology and Oncology
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WEBCAST: Access this video to learn about a single digital workstation designed to give radiologists and oncologists streamlined data processing.
Posted: 13 Mar 2015 | Premiered: Mar 13, 2015

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A Workstation for Better Radiology Efficiency
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WEBCAST: In this exclusive video, discover an imaging system that enables you to view multiple images quickly, easily, and in a customizable setting.
Posted: 13 Mar 2015 | Premiered: Mar 13, 2015

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WORKSTATIONS DEFINITION (continued): …  a large amount of random access memory (RAM), and special features such as high-speed graphics adapters. Historically, the workstation developed technologically about the same time and for the same audience as the UNIX operating system, which is often used as the workstation operating system. Among the most successful makers of this kind of workstation are Sun Microsystems, Hewlett-Packard, DEC, and IBM. 2) In IBM and other corporations, the term "workstation" is sometimes used to mean "any individual personal computer location hooked up to a mainframe computer." In today's corporate environments, … 
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