B.4.3 Conformance Statement Requirements

An implementation may conform to a SOP Class of the Storage Service Class as an SCU, SCP or both. The Conformance Statement shall be in the format defined in PS 3.2.

B.4.3.1 Conformance Statement for An SCU

The following issues shall be documented in the Conformance Statement of any implementation claiming conformance to the Storage SOP Class as an SCU:

— The behavior of the SCU in the case of a successful C-STORE response status shall be described.

— The behavior of the SCU in each case of an unsuccessful C-STORE response status shall be described.

— The behavior of the SCU in the case of a Warning status received in response to a C-STORE operation.

— Whether extended negotiation is supported.

B.4.3.2 Conformance Statement for An SCP

The following issues shall be documented in the Conformance Statement of any implementation claiming conformance to the Storage Service Class as an SCP:

— The behavior of the SCP in the case of a successful C-STORE operation shall be described. This includes the following:

— the access method for a stored SOP Instance

— the duration of the storage

— The meaning of each case of an unsuccessful C-STORE response status shall be described, as well as appropriate recovery action.

— The meaning of each case of a warning C-STORE response status shall be described, as well as appropriate action.

— If the SCP performs coercion on any Attributes, this shall be stated, and the conditions under which it may occur shall be described.