Kofax has increased its share of the global capture software and services market, according to a new report issued by Harvey Spencer Associates, an independent analyst and research firm.

Leap IT Solutions has become a Value Added Reseller (VAR) of the FileBound Document Management and Workflow Solutions, targetting shared services activities such as accounts payable, contract management and a range of human resource activities. 

Spendvision, a global provider of total transaction management solutions, has announced that its hosted platform is being deployed globally by international mining group, Rio Tinto. The solution will enable more than 20,000 employees to record, track and manage corporate expenses. The platform will be rolled out across more than 10 business units in APAC, US, Canada and EMEA over a 12 month period.

Salmat has announced Business Process Outsourcing revenue was down 7.4% for the 2009/10 financial year, blaming an industry-wide drop in bulk mail volumes. Across the company, earnings before interest, tax and amortisation (EBITA) increasing by 17.3% on the prior year to $A91.2 million.

Farid Jarrar has been appointed Chief Information Officer of Stellar’s Asia Pacific business. Jarrar will lead and further develop Stellar’s call centre and business process technology strategies.

ZyLAB, a provider of e-discovery and information management solutions, has announced that key modules from its eDiscovery & Production system were used by the United Nations Assistance to the Khmer Rouge Trials/Extraordinary Chambers in the Courts of Cambodia (UNAKRT/ECCC) to help achieve the first conviction of a major Khmer Rouge figure.

The Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) is adopting IBM Lotus Connections to provide wikis, collaboration and instant messaging for its 3200 staff.

A major report into Australia’s superannuation industry claims annual savings of over $A1 billion can be achieved through major changes to back office processing to reduce costly manual processing of funds.

The US National Security Agency and Army Research Office have awarded a $1.78 million research grant to Dr Michael J Biercuk, a University of Sydney physicist researching next generation quantum computing.


VicRoads is in the driver’s seat with a major rollout of the eDocs EDRMS platform to more than 2500 employees across the state.