Tag: Storage Commitment

Storage Commitment

in DICOM,

Storage Commitment is a DICOM service which allows a creator of images or other Composite Instances to check that they have been stored safely by a server (the SCP) before deleting from its own cache. The images are stored as normal using C-STORE (i.e. Storage Commitment is not used ot transfer the images themselves), but then the SCU sends a storage commitment request in the form of an N-ACTION asking the SCP to report back once the the listed images are safe, which it does asynchronously using N-EVENT-REPORT.

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