Archiving DICONDE images in the cloud with ORCA® Archive

Cloud solutions have proven themselves in industrial non-destructive testing (NDT). They make it possible to simplify one's own IT infrastructure and only pay for the capacities that are actually used (pay per use).

With our ORCA Cloud (Oehm und Rehbein Cloud Archiving), there are many options for making processes simpler, more cost-effective and more advanced. With ORCA it is possible to archive DICONDE images and documents centrally, taking into account the highest security standards. The storage space can be individually adapted to current requirements. This cloud supports you in the management, tracking and monitoring of NDT projects in compliance with all rules and procedures, which we can adapt for you on a project basis.

With ORCA Archive you can archive X-ray images directly from the mobile X-ray unit or stationary X-ray system (e.g. ceiling pendant system) or from any X-ray inspection software in the cloud. This archive solution can also be used as additional backup. The images in the cloud can be viewed in full resolution and quality (DICONDE) with the browser-based viewer integrated in ORCA (ORCA View) or our image management software dicondePACS® wherever there is Internet access. If another PACS is available, it is possible to download the images from ORCA to the respective computer in order to view them in your own viewer.

The ORCA Cloud can be individually adapted to your needs and your corporate design.
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Benefits and Features of cloud solution ORCA

Fast access

Register on and begin working with ORCA immediately.

No expensive equipment

ORCA provides access to remote servers and software solutions. There is no need for an office filled with expensive equipment. Billing is usage-based (flat rate or pay-per-use).

Excellent scalability

System memory can be expanded as your demand for ORCA services grows.

24/7 access

Images and documents are accessible at any time from all mobile and stationary devices with an internet connection.


The user-friendly interface is self-explanatory. Support is available online.

No more service contracts

ORCA is automatically updated and serviced without extra charges.

Data security

ORCA guarantees automatic data backups and high security standards. Data loss as a result of malware or hardware failure is a thing of the past.


Excellent accessibility is ORCA‘s top priority.

Fit for the future

ORCA Archives all data in modern computing centres. Server technology is regularly updated.


ORCA is also a communication platform. Sharing images and documents with engineers, manufacturers and employees is a breeze.

Optimal workflow

ORCA's many special functions and settings make workflow customisation easy.

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Image viewing and image processing of NDT projects in the cloud

Also included in the ORCA package is ORCA View, a cross-platform program for all browsers and mobile devices. Using ORCA View, images can not only be viewed, but also processed and analysed using various measurement tools. The program also provides diverse templates for generating reports. ORCA View is web-based and requires no local software installation.

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Selected functions: ORCA View

  • Image annotation in various colours (e.g., arrow, text)
  • Measurement (e.g., length, angle)
  • Capture of analysis texts including the possibility to create different templates
  • File attachment
  • Image comparison using different grids
  • Image rotation and mirroring 
  • Brightness and contrast adjustment
  • Image inversion, zooming in/out
  • Full screen and fit image modes
  • Image panning
  • Image series scrolling
  • Cine loop for multi-frame series
  • Document and image export
  • Document and image printing 
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  • Product overview Strong Workmate for Non-Destructive (RT)
    Digital systems from OR Technology deliver X-ray images of the highest quality to detect even the smallest deviations during daily inspections.

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Selected ORCA functions: Workflow

  • Images and documents in DICONDE format can be sent directly to ORCA from any PACS. Alternatively, files can be imported and archived via ORCA View.
  • DICONDE images from any source can be transferred directly to ORCA for archival storage.
  • Images can be viewed online via the in-house software ORCA View.
  • Images can be downloaded to a local PC from ORCA and imported into an existing PACS.
  • Direct access to ORCA database from our dicondePACS® Viewer (no need to download images)
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Subject to technical modifications