DICOM PS3.4 2019a - Service Class Specifications

6.3 On-Line Communication and Media Storage Services

For on-line communication the DIMSE Services and Web Services allow a DICOM Application Entity to invoke an operation or notification across a network or a point-to-point interface. DIMSE Services are defined in PS3.7 and Web Services are defined inPS3.18.

For media storage interchange, Media Storage Services allow a DICOM Application Entity to invoke media storage related operations.

Media Storage Services are discussed in PS3.10.

6.3.1 DIMSE-C Services

DIMSE-C Services are services applicable only to a Composite IOD. DIMSE-C provides only operation services.

DICOM PS3.4 2019a - Service Class Specifications