The GEMS™ software suite can be set up for many different configurations and networking options. A GEMS™ installation can range from a single PC or be installed in a multi-workstation, networked environment.

Listed below are the typical components of a GEMS installation and setup.

Component Type Description
GEMS™ Software (CD) GEMS software can be installed on either single or multiple networked workstations. GEMS is also available in several different versions to meet your specific monitoring needs.
GEMS™ – Database MS Access or MS SQL The GEMS Database is where all your GEMS patient and physician data is stored. GEMS can either use MS Access or MS SQL formats for its database structure. The Database structure is created through the GEMS program. Databases can be stored locally or on a network, depended on the version purchased.
GEMS™ – ECG Warehouse File Storage Location The GEMS ECG Warehouse is the set location of where your GEMS ECG files are stored and viewed from. On a networked GEMS environment, the ECGS are usually stored on a server with the GEMS Database.
ECG Server Service Installed Service (multi-workstation setups only) The ECG Server Service runs as a Service on the workstation or Server that stores the GEMS ECG Warehouse. This service broadcasts the ECG warehouse location to all GEMS PCs throughout your GEMS network. This allows for centralized storage of all ECGs.
Hardware License Dongle Hardware (USB or Parallel Port) GEMS licensing is controlled by the use of Hardware License Dongles that attaches to each GEMS workstation and are required in order for GEMS to operate. GEMS license dongles are available in either FULL or EDIT versions.
* EDIT versions cannot receive/record ECG transmissions.
Telephone Logger Patch (TLP) Hardware The TLP attaches to your telephone and allows for the receiving of trans-telephonic ECG signals into your GEMS workstation. TLPs are only required on the GEMS workstations that will be receiving/recoding trans-telephonic ECGs.
Dialogic board Hardware (PCI Card) The Dialogic board is a 4 line, telephone PCI card that allows your GEMS workstation to monitor and receive incoming Analog phone calls in conjunction with our AutoAttendant product.
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