Oct 15, 2019

Barco receives Frost and Sullivan Best Practices Award for Technology Leadership in Medical Displays

Kortrijk, Belgium, 15 October 2019 — Healthcare imaging specialist Barco is proud to announce that it has received the 2019 Frost & Sullivan Award for Technology Leadership in the Multi-modal Medical Display Industry for the Coronis Uniti® display system with Intuitive Workflow Tools.

One of the worldwide renowned consulting firms, Frost & Sullivan, presents annual awards to companies that promote innovation, set trends and create advanced technologies that are bound to change the future landscape of industries. 

This year, Barco has the honor to receive the Frost & Sullivan Award for Technology Leadership in the Multi-modal Medical Display industry for the Coronis Uniti® display system with Intuitive Workflow Tools. “Coronis Uniti is indisputably a technological trailblazer in the field of multi-modal medical display monitors, proving far superior to all of its competitors,” explains David Frigstad, Chairman of Frost and Sullivan. With this recognition, Barco confirms its position once again as the market leader in medical displays with a clear dedication to innovative technology, a high standard of quality, consistent commercial success and a deep understanding of customer needs.

“Barco is proud to receive this recognition from Frost and Sullivan,” shares Filip Pintelon, Sr. Vice President and General Manager for Barco Healthcare. “We are committed to developing technology that delivers true clinical value to our customers and ultimately better outcomes for patients.”

Coronis Uniti® - One display to rule them all

Coronis Uniti is a Barco flagship product designed for multimodality imaging and proven to improve efficiency and detection. The unique 33” display with powerful brightness delivers a unique representation of calibrated color and grayscales. This industry-first 12 MegaPixel screen delivers sharp and precise images and consistent, perceptually linear color.

“Barco’s Coronis Uniti is a next-generation medical display monitor that is a product of the company’s tremendous capabilities in terms of combining innovation and technological advancement,” comments Deepak Jayakumar, Frost & Sullivan’s Senior Research Associate. “The feature-rich design of Co

ronis Uniti results from deep understanding of radiology workflow and exact solutions needed to tackle the challenges radiologists face in their day-to-day routine.”

Capable of both static and dynamic imaging, Coronis Uniti is a one-of-a kind universal radiology display that will enable you to unify your workflow by combining PACS and breast images on one workstation. The distinctive design and features of Coronis Uniti improve ergonomics in the reading room to help reduce eye fatigue for radiologists.

Tools to enhance clinical efficiency and assessment

Included with all Coronis Uniti display systems is a set of clinical workflow tools designed to improve the efficiency and effectiveness of radiology reading. “Frost & Sullivan considers the SpotView™ tool a perfect example of Barco demonstrating its superior grasp on technology - as well as properly understanding radiologists’ requirements,” said Jayakumar. “The Intuitive Workflow tools are a game-changer in terms of improving workflow efficiency and enhancing radiologists’ reading assessment. The Intuitive workflow tools enhance the user-experience of Coronis Uniti by facilitating improved image analysis, lower radiation doses needed for scans, increased reading accuracy, and reduction in perceptual errors and time needed for analysis,” he continues.

About the Frost & Sullivan Award

Every year, Frost & Sullivan selects Technology Leadership Award recipients based on the findings of industry analysts, who compare market participants and measure performance through in-depth interviews, analysis and extensive secondary research to identify best practices within specific industries. The Technology Leadership Awards are among Frost & Sullivan's Best Practices Awards, which recognize companies in a variety of regional and global markets for demonstrating outstanding achievement and superior performance in areas such as leadership, technological innovation, customer service and strategic product development.

About Barco

Barco designs technology to enable bright outcomes around the world. Seeing beyond the image, we develop visualization and collaboration solutions to help you work together, share insights, and wow audiences. Our focus is on three core markets: Enterprise (from meeting and control rooms to corporate spaces), Healthcare (from the radiology department to the operating room), and Entertainment (from movie theaters to live events and attractions). In 2018, we realized sales of 1.028 billion euro. We have a global team of 3,600 employees, whose passion for technology is captured in 400 granted patents.

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