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OCR in Indian Languages

Angreezi mein kehtae hai……. This song from the Amitabh Bachhan starrer was a hit and did give us cues to express our love to our beloved in various Indian languages. The song writer and the movie crew understood the diversity in India, and capitalised on this opportunity with a song that still appeals to people […]

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Startups Don’t Always Begin in a Garage

When I was transitioning from a job in a large multinational company to my startup, I needed to make a few key decisions. Ones of them was should I work from home or from a garage to mirror the stories of the great garage to multiple billion dollar startups I had read. I decided that […]

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Hindi OCR in EisenVault’s DMS

EisenVault is one of the first Cloud Based Document Management Systems (DMS) to provide built-in support for Hindi OCR. Traditional DMS systems provide expensive add-on optical character recognition (OCR) software, which usually only supports English and other roman-script languages. EisenVault has built-in support for Hindi, Bengali and other Indian Languages, along with English, at no extra […]

Benefits of a Document Management System

Benefits of a Document Management System

A Document Management System is software that lets you store & track your documents in an organised manner. Read more about features of typical DMS systems here: http://139.59.23.144/blog/what-is-a-document-management-system-dms/  Organisations of all sizes usually involve some type of document management system. The most rudimentary and chaotic approach involves sharing documents via email and storing on individual user […]

Nepal thinking Digital Document Management

The recent devastating earthquake that shook the Himalayan nation was a terrible tragedy that took away hundreds of lives and destroyed monuments and a large number of homes. It was covered extensively by the Global and the Indian media. Given India’s proximity and close cultural, economic and emotional connect the Indian media went into an […]

Digitising India – Contributing to PM Modi’s vision

Digitizing India – Contributing to PM Modi’s vision

The Prime Minister of India, Shri. Narendra Modi, laid out his grand vision for digitizing India at the Digital India week earlier in July. This vision was endorsed by Industry Captains such as Mukesh Ambani, Cyrus Mistry, Azim Premji, Kumar Mangalam Birla and by senior ministers of the government such as Union Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad and […]

OCR and full text search in EisenVault’s DMS

OCR and full text search in EisenVault’s DMS

EisenVault provide you an end-to-end document management solution, which includes scanning your documents. Professional scanning usually produces images in TIFF format. The advantage of the TIFF format is that it retains image quality – TIFF uses “lossless” compression. This makes it easier for Optical Character Recognition (OCR) software to “read” the text in the scanned […]

6 steps for classifying documents effectively

6 steps for classifying documents effectively

Setup Tags & Keywords Prior to any scanning operation, the business must define the basis on which to categorize documents. E.g. HR documents might be categorized based on keywords such as: Employee ID, Employee Name, Date of Joining etc. Your Document Management System (DMS) must be capable of setting up custom “Document Types” with custom […]

To E or not to E?

To E or not to E?

“To be, or not to be …” is the opening phrase of a dialog from William Shakespeare’s play Hamlet. In the speech, a despondent Prince Hamlet contemplates death and suicide. He bemoans the pains and unfairness of life but acknowledges the alternative might be still worse. This sounds similar to the arguments that any one will go through on deciding to store […]

Healthcare information governance

Healthcare information governance

Information privacy, and governance is key across in all Industries where a large amount of personal information about customers is collected by organizations. This is all the more important for organizations in the healthcare sector. As trust plays a very important role in the healthcare industry. Patients entrust healthcare providers with information that needs to […]