Communication Architecture for Tracking and Interoperable Services at Hospitals: A Real Deployment Experience

  • Augusto Morales
  • Tomás Robles
  • Ramón Alcarria
  • David Alonso
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 6693)


Any new hospital communication architecture has to support existing services, but at the same time new added features should not affect normal tasks. This article deals with issues regarding old and new systems’ interoperability, as well as the effect the human factor has in a deployed architecture. It also presents valuable information, which is a product of a real scenario. Tracking services are also tested in order to monitor and administer several medical resources.


RFID OSGi SIP Tracking real-deployment 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Augusto Morales
    • 1
  • Tomás Robles
    • 1
  • Ramón Alcarria
    • 1
  • David Alonso
    • 1
  1. 1.Technical University of MadridMadridSpain

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