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From jay vyas <jayunit100.apa...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: cTAKES and UMLS web service
Date Mon, 09 Mar 2015 21:02:30 GMT
Atomic is a good clean way to containerize and run a service oriented
architecture, which is 100% open source.
Open to other ideas as well.


On Mon, Mar 9, 2015 at 4:40 PM, David Kincaid <kincaid.dave@gmail.com>
wrote:

> It should be noted that NIH already has a UMLS web service:
> https://uts.nlm.nih.gov//home.html#apidocumentation
>
> - Dave
>
> On Mon, Mar 9, 2015 at 3:17 PM, David Donohue <dd@daviddonohue.com> wrote:
>
> > @Jay
> > Agreed cloud hosting is the way to go.  What advantages do you see with
> > Project Atomic over others like PaaS?
> >
> > @Taposh
> > So kind of you to offer to help with hosting.  Let's collaborate!
> >
> > Considerations would be licensing and also cost.  Is anyone aware of any
> > special licensing considerations that would apply if we were to host
> cTAKES
> > (and UMLS) as a public web service?
> > I just reread the cTAKES and UMLS license agreements.  I am no legal
> expert
> > but I did not see anything to prohibit this.
> > Would we need to issue API keys to ascertain that users had signed off on
> > our (Apache + UMLS) terms?
> >
> > I am profoundly ignorant of cTAKES as well.  I have never set it up or
> even
> > used it.  After installation we would need to expose it in a Rest web
> > service.  Many considerations there (DoS attacks, etc).  Recommendations
> > welcome!
> >
> > Does it make sense to anyone to concomitantly expose search of UMLS as a
> > webservice?  Would this require a separate Solr/Elasticsearch instance?
> >
> > Dave Donohue
> >
>



-- 
jay vyas

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