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Top 5 threats to Your Important Paper

You store-room might be always locked and the only key tied on a string around your neck. But there are many threats lurking about. See the list below to make sure your important papers are protected. Moisture. The single largest threat to paper documents. Most basements and warehouses are stuffed full of documents, then locked […]

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CFOs on “Cloud 9”: Cloud to Replace Legacy Financial Systems

The phrase to be on cloud nine, meaning that one was blissfully happy, started life in the United States and has been widely known there since the 1950s; it’s since spread worldwide. It’s said to have been popularised by the Johnny Dollar radio show of that period, in which every time the hero was knocked unconscious he was […]

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How is Cloud More Secure than On-Premises

Stakeholders at SMEs and Corporates often cite Security and Privacy as reasons for not moving their software to the Cloud. This is a reasonable concern given several high-profile hacking incidents in recent memory. This article, however, aims to show how storing documents in the Cloud is safer than storing them on a server at your […]

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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 […]