The largest need we see from our healthcare customers is storage for their ever-increasing increasing data requirements, especially related to medical images.
Atlanta, GA (PRWEB) July 18, 2012
GNAX Health, a leading healthcare technology infrastructure and application delivery service provider, announced today the addition of Chris Alfano, medical imaging industry veteran as Medical Image Solutions Product Manager. In his new role, Chris will be responsible for the healthcare products and solutions related to medical imaging, including vendor neutral archive (VNA), cloud archive and backup, and cloud computing for medical imaging applications.
“We are excited to have someone with Chris’s background join the GNAX Health team,” remarked George Robbie, Vice President of Sales for GNAX Health. “The largest need we see from our healthcare customers is storage for their ever-increasing data requirements, especially related to medical images.” Chris will bridge the customer requirements with GNAX product development for the implementation of GNAX medical image archive solutions, creating a single deliverable solution from multiple inputs and ensuring a strong cohesive customer experience.
Chris has over 19 years of experience in Healthcare Technology. He has helped build solutions for many high-profile clients, including the Department of Defense, Christus Health, Johns Hopkins, Mayo Clinic, National Institutes of Health, Kaiser Permanente, Blue Cross and United Health.
Prior to joining GNAX Health, Chris was the Director of Partner Sales at Acuo Technologies, which delivers an Open-System VNA solution for transporting, storing and tracking digital clinical information such as medical images. Acuo’s Universal Clinical Platform provides the foundation for interoperability and data management that is required in a complex and always changing healthcare technology environment. At Acuo, Chris led the sales efforts for the “Powered by Acuo” solution suite, driving the product requirements, design input and feature priorities for Acuo solutions.
GNAX’s VNA solution is powered by Acuo’s Universal Clinical Platform. “GNAX has an established partnership with Acuo Technologies, and bringing the knowledge of that product in-house strengthens that relationship and ensures a seamless support experience for our VNA customers,” said Robbie.
Prior to Acuo, Chris was the Director of Product Management for Emageon, which provided an enterprise solution for storage and interpretation of digital medical content, including radiology and cardiology. Prior to that, Chris developed and managed the professional services group for MACESS at SunGard.
Chris also holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Computer and Information Sciences from the University of Alabama.
Learn more about GNAX Health’s medical image archive solutions.
About GNAX Health
GNAX Health is a leading healthcare technology infrastructure and application delivery service provider offering hospitals, IDNs, clinics, labs and many other healthcare organizations mission-critical datacenter colocation, managed application delivery, backup & disaster recovery, medical image vendor neutral archive (VNA), as well as enterprise level VMware based cloud computing services. GNAX's cloud solutions deliver secure, scalable and clouds that reduce expenses, improve application performance and increase organization agility. GNAX's 70,000 square feet mission-critical datacenter in Atlanta is SSAE 16 Type II compliant with Tier-4 power and serves as its home base with an additional strategic facility located in Dallas, Texas. Learn more at http://www.gnaxhealth.com.