PACS Medical Imaging Storage & Archive Solutions

Creating end-to-end PACS solutions for your healthcare customers

As a PACS provider, you need to offer your customers a complete solution that allows them to better store, manage, retrieve and share medical images. Dell can help.

Broad hardware portfolio: Servers, storage, networking and workstations that integrate seamlessly with PACS workflows to provide efficient, end-to-end packages for your customers.

Flexible service options: From simple hardware purchases to full service implementation and management, Dell can fit your needs: Do-it-yourself, OEM bundle, custom architecture, services only, dedicated infrastructure or enterprise cloud.

Global network: Dell can support your solutions world-wide.

Robust testing and validation: We work with your engineers to validate that our components meet all performance objectives.

Flexible deployment models: Dell can provide customer-managed installations, Dell-managed on-site systems and hosted/cloud storage.

Seamless integration using our cloud API: Directly cloud-enable your archive solutions using our convenient application programming interface (API). Connect to the Dell Cloud Clinical Archive for a long-term, scalable storage strategy.

Built on open standards: Integrate new technologies without sacrificing performance or your customers’ existing IT investments.

Watch our medical image archive grow.


Dell's PowerEdge Server portfolio includes a range of powerful, reliable and affordable network engines ideal for PACS applications, powered by the latest Intel® technology.


Easy integration of workstations into your infrastructure is critical to the success of your PACS implementation. Displaying medical images on high end medical grade displays requires exceptional accuracy and performance for peace of mind that your PACS solution provides a seamless workflow to your end customer. Dell Precision™ workstations are ISV certified and exceed these needs, providing best-in-class serviceability, superb power and rock solid dependability.

Dell offers multiple options for near-line and long-term storage platforms:

  • EqualLogic™ iSCSI Storage. High-performance virtualized storage area network (SAN) ideal for latency-sensitive imaging applications. Scalable and easy to manage. Offers a variety of size and performance options to match your customers’ needs and budgets.
  • Compellent Storage Center with Fluid Data technology. Delivers an all-in-one storage array with automated content life cycle management that puts data in the right place at the right time for the right cost. With optimized efficiency, agility and resiliency, the system is designed to scale on a single platform and secure data against downtime and disaster.
  • Dell Cloud Archive. The Dell Cloud platform for clinical archiving simplifies IT management and maintenance chores. With an attractive fee-per-study pricing option, it offers the scalability and choice that customers need.

How It Works

  1. Apollo

    Apollo Enterprise Patient Media Manager

    Apollo provides proven clinical HIT media solutions that enable everyone in the healthcare chain to collaborate safely for the benefit of the patient.

  2. Merge Healthcare

    Merge Healthcare

    Merge Healthcare Incorporated develops solutions that automate healthcare data and diagnostic workflow to enable a better electronic record of the patient experience and improve the quality and delivery of patient care.

  3. Novarad


    Products are web based and include full featured viewers, complete PACS functionality, enterprise level archive, off-site data back-up, and intuitive scheduler.

  4. Siemens

    Medical Imaging IT from Siemens

    Siemens syngo Imaging IT products enable quality and efficiency improvements in clinical imaging workflow, while helping reduce costs.