10 Hot Networking Products For Health Care

Cisco this week launched HealthPresence, a healthcare-specific collaboration suite that combines TelePresence and other tools from Cisco's unified communications portfolio. The idea, according to Cisco, is to allow clinicians and healthcare providers the ability to conference over video as in the normal TelePresence fashion, but also provide them healthcare-specific tools that work with the video immersion experience. Those included Cisco Vitals Software, which performs high-definition video streaming and physiological data capture for patients, and specialized medical equipment such as an ear-nose-throat camera, a digital stethoscope and vital signs testers.

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