Vendor Enterprise Archive (VEA) – Picture Archiving Communication Systems (PACS) are devoted to the storage, retrieval, distribution, and presentation of images. The medical images are stored in an independent format, most commonly DICOM. Synonyms: Picture Archiving Communication ... More vendors archive solution that stores multi-department images. As in the past, software upgrades and new PACS or storage system changes with a VEA can result in data migration of entire image repository. See the definition courtesy of ACUO Technologies.
See also: PACS
Synonyms: Vendor Enterprise Archive