The purpose of the dicom4j platform is to provide java components related to the Dicom Standard.
For those purpose, the platform is based on 4 areas
dicom4j platform overview
- framework: framework which implements the standards
- toolkit: offer ways to easily develop software based on the framework
- plugins: end-user components which adress commons needs you can find in most dicom applications
- apps: stand alone applications for end-user or tests purpose.