Scanning & Capture

Wee-Chong Lee has been recently appointed as Managing Director, Kodak Alaris Asia Pacific Region, based in Singapore. With this appointment, Wee-Chong is responsible for leading the Asia Pacific Sales and Business teams. IDM asked Wee-Chong to outline Kodak Alaris strategies in the booming market for intelligent capture to drive digital transformation and process automation.

Appian has announced the latest version of the Low-code Automation Platform which aims to unify robotic process automation (RPA), artificial intelligence (AI), and process automation.

Knowledgeone has updated its WebTWAIN Software Development Kit (SDK) to add support for the iMac and macOS Catalina.

ABBYY and Bizagi have formed a strategic alliance to disrupted manual businesses processes including onboarding, processing of loans, and accounts payable.

Epson Australia has developed a new app to enhance the creative possibilities for users of its FastFoto FF-680W WiFi photo scanner. The free app due for release this month will add the ability to create personalised stories with text, image and voce annotations based on scanned photos.

Doing more with less is a common challenge for today’s Information Manager.  An automated Web form capture solution developed by EzeScan for the City of Kingston has allowed the records team to eliminate much time-consuming data entry and transposition to enable them to focus their expertise on more valuable areas.

ASX-listed fintech developer 8common has adopted Sypht’s AI-driven optical character recognition (OCR) solution for its Expense8 travel expense management platform.

Kodak Alaris and Nimble Information Strategies have entered into an agreement with a Canadian Provincial Government agency to streamline the way applications for citizen services are digitized. The solution all but eliminates user error during the document scanning process. 

The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) has instituted proceedings in the Federal Court against Fuji Xerox Australia and a related company (together, Fuji), alleging that in total nine types of Fuji’s standard form small business contracts contain 173 unfair contract terms.

Kodak Alaris is expanding its document capture portfolio with the launch of a new line of low-volume production scanners and a refresh of its web-based capture software.