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  • Lightweight Power Line Communications for Smart Grid Applications With Standard RFID Tags

    White Papers // Nov 2012 // provided by Siemens

    This paper introduces a lightweight power line communication system on the basis of an RFID (Radio Frequency IDentification) approach. Standard passive LF (Low Frequency) RFID components for the 125 kHz band are connected to power lines of a low-voltage grid in order to establish a communication, where one side consists ...

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  • Cloud Computing Software as a Service in Practice

    White Papers // Nov 2010 // provided by Siemens

    This Paper deals with the principles of Software as a Service (SaaS), explaining interconnections with Platform as a Service (PaaS), Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS) and Cloud Computing and differentiating it from these concepts. SaaS services from Siemens IT Solutions and Services' portfolio are described and their special features presented ...

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  • Addressing ITAR Compliance With Teamcenter

    White Papers // Aug 2010 // provided by Siemens

    Today's business executives face a challenging dilemma. On one hand, they need to vigorously engage global partners in commercial initiatives to pursue many of industry's most promising revenue generating opportunities. Typically, these opportunities involve forming strategic alliances with partners and suppliers to take advantage of both local and international competencies. ...

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  • Measuring the Effectiveness of Security Using ISO 27001

    White Papers // Feb 2007 // provided by Siemens

    Whilst the intentions and objectives behind ISO/IEC 27001:2005 (ISO 27001) aren't dramatically different to those in BS 7799- 2:2002, one of the changes with the biggest potential impact to organisations is the requirement to measure the effectiveness of selected controls - or groups of controls - within the new. This ...

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  • Breast MRI: Improved Bilateral 3D Imaging

    White Papers // Dec 2005 // provided by Siemens

    Some types of breast cancer have a high incidence of contra-lateral occurrence. To provide the best service to the patient every breast evaluation for cancer should include not only the affected but also the contra-lateral breast. Since contrast agents (Gd) can only be administered once for the dynamic evaluation of ...

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  • Dynamic Automatic Gain Adjustment May Improve Echocardiographic Examinations in Infants and Children

    White Papers // Dec 2005 // provided by Siemens

    Innovative ultrasound technology has been one of the major technical improvements in the care of infants and children with congenital heart disease. Echocardiography, using sector (2D), Color Doppler (CD), spectral Doppler in Pulsed Wave (PW) and Continuous Wave (CW) modes and tissue Doppler techniques, is routinely used for diagnostic examinations ...

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  • New Insight Into Breast Disease

    White Papers // Oct 2005 // provided by Siemens

    Dense breasts contain more glandular tissue, and breast cancer is also made up of dense tissue. Oftentimes both cancer and normal breast glandular tissue appear dense on a mammogram, making it difficult to find a cancer in the midst of normal glandular tissue. Researchers are studying other screening methods, such ...

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  • Technical Advances in Colorectal Cancer Screening

    White Papers // Oct 2005 // provided by Siemens

    In the colon and rectum, the vast majority of cancers develop very slowly, approximately over a period of 10 to 15 years, from benign precursor lesions. These lesions, so-called polyps, can undergo malignant transformations based on the adenoma-carcinoma sequence. Therefore, the resection of polyps reduces colorectal cancer mortality by over ...

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  • Proven Outcomes in Digital Mammography: The Power to See the Whole Picture

    White Papers // Aug 2005 // provided by Siemens

    After the exposure, the image is transferred to the Acquisition Workstation (AWS). OpView, Siemens' new advanced image processing software, provides excellent visibility of the breast border and structures in dense breasts. In addition, OpView has an extended application range and allows for more individual configurations. The image is displayed at ...

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  • Interventions With AXIOM: AXIOM Artis FD Systems and DynaCT

    Case Studies // Apr 2005 // provided by Siemens

    A 13-year-old boy was playing basketball when he had a severe headache and collapsed. He was transferred to the closest hospital. A head CT scan and MRI] showed intraventricular and intraparenchymal hemorrhage. The boy was then transferred to The Methodist Hospital in Houston, Texas for further diagnosis and treatment. The ...

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