Join Us at HIMSS 2024

Apelon is excited to attend the HIMSS 2024 Global Conference in Orlando this March! Want to connect face-to-face? Reach out to and we will be excited to set up a meeting at the conference or offsite.

AMIA 2023

We’re looking forward to attending the AMIA Annual Symposium in November!

Join us for an exclusive event hosted by Clinical Architecture and Apelon on Tuesday, November 14th at 6:30 PM at the Audubon Aquarium for a private reception and networking. Enjoy light appetizers, beer, wine, soft drinks, and wonderful views of the aquarium’s Great Maya Reef and Gulf of Mexico exhibits.

RSVP here!

DTS 4.8.0 Now Available

Apelon is proud to announce the release of the newest version of DTS: version 4.8!

DTS 4.8 brings an expanded offering of supported environments to ensure compatibility and flexibility for our users.

DTS 4.8 introduces support for Windows Server 2019. Please be aware that Windows 2012 R2 Server will reach the end of support from Microsoft on October 10th, 2023. For databases, we are pleased to announce that DTS 4.8 now supports MySQL 8 and Microsoft SQL Server 2019. Regarding application server compatibility, DTS 4.8 introduces support for JBoss EAP 7.4 and WildFly 23. Several bug fixes have also been included in this release. Please refer to the DTS Installation Guide and Release Notes in our Documentation Center for a complete list of supported environments.

To download DTS 4.8 and take advantage of these exciting updates, please visit the Software Downloads page at For detailed information on the newly supported environments and issues resolved in this release, you can find the DTS Release Notes and other related documentation in the Documentation Center.

TermManager 2.1 Now Available

Apelon is proud to announce the release of TermManager 2.1!

This version includes security improvements and enhances processing speed.

If you have any questions, please contact

DTS 4.7.2 Now Available

Apelon is proud to announce the release of DTS 4.7.2!

DTS 4.7.2 increases functionality for the DTS Editor application, DTS Browser, and includes new plug-ins and plug-in features. In addition to several bug fixes, DTS 4.7.2 continues support for HL7’s FHIR Terminology Service, adding several new updates for compliance with the FHIR R4 specification.

More information regarding the new features, performance enhancements and other updates to DTS can be found in our Release Notes documentation and our FAQ.

To download a copy of the new release, please navigate to the Software Downloads page at For a complete list of the new features as well as resolved issues and bugs, please see the DTS Release Notes and other documentation located in the Documentation Center.

If you have any questions regarding the new release, please don’t hesitate to reach out to log an information request ticket at, or reach out to us directly at

Jack Bowie

Senior Vice President

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Jack has been with Apelon since its founding, leading company efforts in Sales, Marketing and Engineering.

Jack is an internationally-recognized informaticist, regularly serving on healthcare standards bodies, and is a frequent speaker on terminology issues at healthcare industry consortia and conferences.

Currently, Jack manages a number of corporate relationships, including those with the Open HIE Project and the HL7 FHIR initiative, and provides consulting and design support to Apelon products.

Prior to joining Apelon, Jack held a number of business and engineering management positions at Xerox Corporation, Digital Equipment Corporation and the MITRE Corporation. He began his professional career as Director of Systems Software at the Massachusetts General Hospital Laboratory of Computer Science. Jack received his doctorate in Electrical Engineering and Biomedical Image Processing from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.

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Dan Smith

Director, services

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Dan Smith joined the Apelon team in 2011. As a manager of the Project Management Office, Dan is responsible for the initiation, planning, and execution of many of Apelon’s projects. He also provides guidance and oversight for other members of the PMO.

Dan employs his engineering background along with Apelon’s software products to design and deploy efficient, technical solutions to an array of Healthcare IT challenges. For instance, Dan plays an active role in the National Committee for Quality Assurance’s efforts to manage hundreds of quality measurement value sets in Apelon’s Distributed Terminology System (DTS), leveraging DTS’ extensive subsetting capabilities. He has also led the initiative to migrate the National Center for Health Statistics’ maintenance of ICD-10-CM into DTS, taking advantage of critical data validation, change management, and export features, some of which were custom built specifically for NCHS. Dan graduated from Cornell with a degree in Chemical Engineering and is currently pursuing a Masters Degree in Applied Health Sciences Informatics at Johns Hopkins University.


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Terminology Tooling

Apelon offers a number of solutions for terminology tooling to suit the needs of governments, the healthcare industry, system administrators, and more. Check out our options which include DTS, TermWorks, and TermManager.

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Data Governance

Apelon’s professional services team helps you maximize the value of your e-health investments with Terminology Asset Management(sm), a full-lifecycle medical data governance program.

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