The New Era of Medical Imaging: Cloud
In the past century developed technology has an essential role in healthcare industry. Cloud computing is a hot
topic todays, that is applied not only to many industries but research areas. There are too many advantages of cloud
computing such as, easy access, configurable resource with low costs. Researchers are interested in cloud computing with
these advantages. Especially, cloud is a good way for medical image databases which are growing day by day. Because
management of medical image databases on cloud is easy to store, process, exchange and search with detailed queries. This
study shows the advantages, disadvantages and risks about medical imaging on cloud. Consequently, although cloud
computing technology has some risks or disadvantages, it is inevitable and inexcusable for healthcare industry.
Keywords- Cloud Computing, E-health,Medical Imaging, Medicine, Internet, Healthcare.