HOME >> MEDICINE >> NEWS
New digital tool unveiled to help business avoid SARS risks

PITTSBURGH Carnegie Mellon researcher Asim Smailagic and Dan Siewiorek with their students from Rapid Prototyping of Computer Systems class, will demonstrate a new wireless meeting space designed to save time and money for businesses April 30 at 1:30 p.m. in room 2202 of Hamburg Hall.

Dubbed project BARN, the interactive physical and digital workspace supports collaborative project teams by providing the digital equivalent of dedicated project rooms. These new smart rooms can store important computer files, recognize meeting participants and provide unlimited security for sensitive research data.

At the flip of the switch, businesses can now turn any room into an information crossroads where a variety of digital tools and novel interactive devices can support seamless group collaborations from anywhere in the world, including Hong Kong where business trade is off substantially because of the deadly virus severe acute respiratory syndrome (SARS).

And because public health officials think SARS is spread by close contact between people, executives are seeking new ways to conduct business, including increased use of the phone and tele-conferencing, Carnegie Mellon researchers said.

Our powerful BARN tools permit users to organize, retrieve, store and share information from multiple modes of collaboration, said Smailagic, a principal research scientist with Carnegie Mellons Institute for Complex Engineered Systems.

Some of the digital tools include specially-designed computer boards, remote interactive devices and special 3-D audio systems for improved presentation of meeting information and knowledge transfer.

This project supports the nomadic character of todays business environment where mobile extension supports remote collaboration, said Smailagic, who won a prestigious Carnegie Science Center Award this month for innovative work in infor
'"/>

Contact: Chriss Swaney
swaney@andrew.cmu.edu
412-268-5776
Carnegie Mellon University
21-Apr-2003


Page: 1 2

Related medicine news :

1. New computer technique differentiates malignant and benign calcifications on digital mammograms
2. New digital technique improves mammography results
3. Navy medics going digital
4. Harvard Medical School new digital library to feature MD Consult full text medical resources
5. Learning with a digital brain
6. A milestone in colorectal cancer unveiled Avastin(TM) confers unprecedented survival advantage
7. Media Advisory-- Results of California autism epidemiology study to be unveiled
8. CONVINCE trial results unveiled at annual hypertension meeting
9. New studies on Alzheimers, depression unveiled at geriatric psychiatry conference
10. Genetically targeted therapies create opportunities to do business in new ways
11. NJIT business incubator helps start-up companies move out of the lab and into the marketplace

Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
TAG: New digital tool unveiled help business avoid SARS risks

(Date:5/24/2015)... 24, 2015 ProPin is a set ... Pro X. Utilize ProPin to pin point locations on a ... , ProPin allows users to choose from 30 simplistic ... With on-screen controls, video editors can easily manipulate ProPin presets ... and mark with absolute ease. , Using ProPin is easy, simply ...
(Date:5/23/2015)... On Saturday, May 23, 2015, over 100 volunteers ... Florida City exactly five years to the day after the ... A large fire tore through the Branches United Methodist Church ... the middle of the night as neighbors, staff and Branches' ... even though it is suspected that the fire began accidentally. ...
(Date:5/23/2015)... Parker, CO (PRWEB) May 23, 2015 On ... participated in MuckFest. The event was a 5k mud obstacle ... affects more than 2 million people worldwide, and the reason ... our community,” said Chad Davis, owner of Farrell’s eXtreme Bodyshaping. ... National Multiple Sclerosis Society.” , The event was not only ...
(Date:5/23/2015)... 23, 2015 Injury lawyer Steven H. Heisler ... passed by the Maryland legislature but which has not been ... Assembly passed HB 449 with overwhelming bipartisan support ... signed it into law. This bill ensures that fracking is ... that demonstrates the danger of fracking to our water supplies ...
(Date:5/22/2015)... River Valley Health Partners (RVHP) Board of ... Chief Financial Officer (CFO), will be leaving the organization ... company CFO since 2011. , The Board of Trustees ... system as CFO. Wesley will oversee the health system’s ... of Trustees conducts a formal search for a replacement. ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Developers at Pixel Film Studios Release ProPin for Final Cut Pro X. 2Health News:Five Years After Fire, Branches Rebuilds Playground 2Health News:Farrell’s eXtreme Bodyshaping Team Runs through the Muck for MS 2Health News:Baltimore Attorney Urges Governor Hogan to Sign the Fracking Moratorium Bill 2Health News:Baltimore Attorney Urges Governor Hogan to Sign the Fracking Moratorium Bill 3Health News:River Valley Health Partners Announces CFO Transition, Appointment of Interim CFO 2
(Date:5/22/2015)... May 22, 2015 Electrophysiologist Kevin Makati, ... traveled to Boston, MA ... 2015 Heart Rhythm Society conference. These scientific sessions ... on the ideas, people and technology that propel ... a hybrid, minimally invasive cardiac operation that combines ...
(Date:5/22/2015)... 22, 2015  The U.S. Food and Drug ... the first biosimilar product approved in ... growth in the contract manufacturing organization (CMO) industry, ... is geared to the production of small-molecular drugs ... products. The healthcare market research publisher,s report, ...
(Date:5/22/2015)... According to a new market ... Instruments, Services), by Test Type (Indirect, Enzyme-based, Reactive Oxygen ... End Users - Global Forecast to 2020", published by ... reach $736.85 Million by 2020 from $452.36 Million in ... Browse 71 market data Tables and 90 Figures ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:St. Joseph's Hospital Heart Institute Physician Presents at Heart Rhythm Society 2St. Joseph's Hospital Heart Institute Physician Presents at Heart Rhythm Society 3Kalorama: First FDA-Approved Biosimilar Brings Hope for CMO Growth 2Kalorama: First FDA-Approved Biosimilar Brings Hope for CMO Growth 3Kalorama: First FDA-Approved Biosimilar Brings Hope for CMO Growth 4Oxidative Stress Assays Market Worth $736.85 Million by 2020 2Oxidative Stress Assays Market Worth $736.85 Million by 2020 3Oxidative Stress Assays Market Worth $736.85 Million by 2020 4
Cached News: