Canadian Health Organization Utilizes GIS to Track H1N1

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IceWEB, a leading provider of purpose built appliances and building blocks for cloud storage networks, has recently announced that Canadian Health has deployed IceWEB high performance GIS (Geographic Information System) server technology to augment their efforts to combat the growth of the H1N1 Flu virus. “IceWEB is proud to Partner with Canadian Health to assist in supporting the fight against a worldwide epidemic,” stated John R. Signorello, CEO of IceWEB. IceWEB, Inc. manufacctures and markets purpose built applicances and network and cloud storage solutions and delivers online cloud computing application services. They specialize these large network servers for the GIS market. This application will be benficial to the Canadian people because it will give them a self-helping tool to see exactly where the virus has spread and information on how much at risk they are.

Article taken from PR Newswire United Business Media

Sources:
http://www.iceweb.com/company.asp
http://www.prnewswire.com/news-releases/canadian-health-organization-deploys-iceweb-gis-to-track-h1n1-flu-pandemic-80200572.html

Christine Irven, VERTICES intern

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