Scanning & Capture

In the GPS era, it’s been estimated that only 1 in 3 Young People Can Read a Road Map. Make that a topographical map and you can be certain the percentage would be much much lower. No such problem for competitors in the annual Australian Geography Competition, where the map reading skills and geographical knowledge of Australia’s best and brightest High School students are tested in a challenging multiple-choice test.

​Digital transformation is a top priority at many enterprises as they attempt to convert more workflows to fully electronic processes. In the case of document handling and processing, many companies have implemented digital imaging solutions to convert their paper documents (mail, forms, archives, etc.) into digital documents. But that’s just one step on the path toward digital transformation.

PSIcapture 7.2 has now been released, extending the ability to migrate beyond conventional content management systems into primary line of business applications via new migrations for Microsoft Dynamics GP, Box and Intuit Quickbooks Desktop. These join the long list of PSIcapture migrations that are provided free with all license levels.

The board of capture vendor Top Image Systems (TIS) is recommending a cash takeover offer from Kofax that will see shareholders receive a hefty premium over the content processing firm’s share price.

Kodak Alaris and Newgen Software Technologies Limited have announced a new global strategic alliance that will see both companies expand, connect and grow their network by jointly recruiting partners with similar profiles to help sell their solutions. Kodak Alaris scanners are now included on the Newgen certified document scanner list.

Ephesoft has announced the launch of its Ephesoft Cloud HyperExtender, a hybrid solution that easily transitions the most resource-intensive processes into the cloud for peak performance, scalability and minimised upfront investment.

Datalogics has announced PDF Alchemist version 2.3, which can accurately extract valuable data from PDF documents for specific business processes, information management, and automation.

Behind trillions of institutional assets invested in hedge funds, private equity, and venture capital is a reporting process dominated today by manual pencil, paper, and typing.

OPEX Corporation has announced the addition of the Series 210 Envelopener and the Series 410 Envelopener to its OMATION line of high-speed mailroom automation products.

Brother Australia has worked closely with car rental vendor Europcar, to optimise the integration of its Document Scanners with a POS Solution for processing customer identification, which is now deployed at over 150 Europcar locations throughout ANZ.