Capture & Imaging

Today’s mobile, social and cloud transformation is leading to exponential growth in business content. This places greater demands on organizations to effectively capture and manage this unstructured data for competitive advantage.

Document Capture and Imaging can help companies capture, store, manage, view and deliver various types of content where and when their users need it to move at the speed of business. Quickly and effectively capture content from multiple channels by automating the extraction of data from both paper and digital documents wherever and whenever they originate. With near real-time digitization of this information, you can improve productivity and accelerate business processes to enable faster responses to customers.

55 images. 5 seconds. Get smarter with cognitive capture.

55 images.  5 seconds. Can you tell what they are? Variance is the current problem in processing documents.  If your Vendor, Customer, or Government owns the document, but you have to process it, you have a variance problem.  You can’t control how information is given to you, which means you have a knowledge worker training […]

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Part 2: Put Context around Critical Documents with IBM Datacap and Blue Prism RPA

In Part 1 of this blog series, I took a look at the perplexity that is process change – specifically, RPA, IBM Datacap OCR, and the need to build processes that can empower an organizations business units, while at the same time exhibiting a return on investment (ROI). Also, I outlined some key considerations when […]

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Cognitive Capture: Apply the Future, Now!

In IT, we are always looking for new and better alternatives. We are spending a lot of time and money in development to help ensure that we are better than the competition. I am asking myself more and more, should I tell the customer upfront that we are the best student in class? Do I […]

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Disrupting the status quo with cutting-edge data capture

Happy end of quarter everyone and welcome to the second half of 2017! Here in the US, Independence Day is right around the corner and I can’t help but think, doesn’t time fly? Like it was yesterday, I remember our offering and development teams sitting down with IBM clients back in 2016 and charting the […]

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Making Intelligent Capture Cognitive

For years now, we’ve all been quoting the same Price Waterhouse Coopers study that says that 80% of data is unstructured. I never read the original study and you probably didn’t either, but you’ll be hard pressed to find anyone to disagree with it.  More importantly, everyone agrees that unstructured data is important. It contains […]

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Empowering Business Processes using RPA with IBM Datacap

PART 1: Introduction In your organization, it might be time to re-visit those business processes that may have been created some time ago, using technologies that were then available. Process automation or re-automation tools and techniques change. So where do you start? What technologies should one look at and lastly how do you get the […]

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Capture some Insight. Datacap at IBM Content 2017.

I’ve been working extensively with the Product and Sales teams around planning our IBM Datacap workshops at the IBM Content 2017 events coming up in multiple cities. Attendees will learn how Datacap streamlines the capture, recognition, and classification of business documents and quickly and accurately extracts important information from those documents for use by business […]

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From the Pros: Six Ways to Better Leverage IBM Datacap

Optical character recognition (OCR) a.k.a. capture technology has been around for a long time – like 103-years-long-time. You can trace it back to 1914 when Emanuel Goldberg developed a machine that read characters and converted them into standard telegraph code. In the days of Goldberg, this was an innovative technology on its own, but today, it […]

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Branch Transformation in our Connected World

Payment by check may be viewed as passé by many, but use of checks is still quite large. According to research by Aite Group, well over 50 percent of total business-to-business (B2B) payments are still made by check. In fact, 2016 AFP research showed that use of checks in B2B scenarios actually increased from levels […]

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IBM Datacap Insight Edition – at the forefront of Cognitive Computing

Wow!  What any exciting time to be part of IBM and the information technology industry.  Over the next few years, IBM will lead in the explosive growth of Cognitive Computing, Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning, and IBM Datacap Insight Edition will play a major role in this next generation of computing. Approximately 80% of data in […]

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Optimizing Content Platform and Document Capture Systems with Distillr

Organizational ECM and BPM departments are increasingly tasked with managing high volumes of content and supporting mission-critical business processes. Given the importance of these systems in operations and the interconnected nature of unstructured data in business processes with document capture systems, meeting service level agreements is critical. In order to avoid a troubleshooting fire drill, […]

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Non-EDI Orders can be Processed Autonomously

For most manufacturers, one of their primary goals is to ensure timely product delivery faster to the right customer and have it done as efficiently as possible. In today’s business, efficiency is often measured through automation. Traditionally, sales order automation has been addressed through EDI (Electronic Data Interchange) and EDI related processes. EDI does have […]

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