Sun have launched the
Open eHealth initiative to leverage
Open Source in the Health industry.
Open eHealth's goal is to create a
community-driven software development platform to speed up the digitization of the healthcare industry,
with emphasis on delivering interoperable, standards-based solutions.
The service components will extend existing open source projects such as
More details in
Press Release and at the
Open eHealth WebSite.
The big shift in the IT industry created by Open Source is accelerating.
I have a biased perspective, but I strongly believe that Sun's strengths,
size, and position will allow it to capitalize on and speed up the transition to this
brave new world.
I've a feeling we are not in Kansas anymore....