OsiriX was developed to make it possible for doctors to examine and share scanned images, medical image data and visualizations. The technology is integrated with Apple technologies, including iChat AV, QuickTime VR, iDisk, Xcode and Cocoa development tools, Xgrid, and even iPod. In addition, OsiriX is Open Source.
The articleis intent is to introduce developers to OsiriX, and offer some background on how the technology works. The Apple Developer Connection is Appleis developer organization, which regularly posts articles such as this, how-tos, tutorials, and other coding-relating issues.
You can find the article at the ADCis Web site.