Using Biometric Signatures with Electronic Signatures

There is a great new AIIM whitepaper on use of digital signatures that provides a nice primer on available technologies. You can find it here.   There is still a lot of hope for removing the “wet signature” from transactions for obvious reasons:  Current methods require a lot of printing, signing, and faxing/emailing the documents around […]

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The Kofax Acquisition of Softpro – A Step Forward for Biometric Signatures?

A big piece of news occurred a few weeks ago and is still in the process of getting “digested” by the analyst community that tracks enterprise content management; Kofax acquired “signature specialist” Softpro. Among the warmed-over press release rehashes are two good quick write ups by Craig LeClair’s blog over at Forrester and Ralph Gammon’s blog at Document […]

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Three Types of Dark Data that Get Missed

Organizations today are looking for ways to shed light on “Dark Data” – information that organizations have available to collect, process and store during regular business activities, but that gets overlooked, lost, or is left unused in the process. It includes, among other things, handwritten data that exists on forms, contracts, and a variety of […]

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How are AIIM Professionals Using Signature Verification?

A thoroughly engaged group of AIIM professionals swapped stories and asked questions and in a quick half hour roundtable with Parascript’s Chris Hill. “3 Ways to Use the Signatures You’re Scanning” was the topic that kicked off the discussion on day three of the 2014 AIIM Conference. Signatures are a symbol of trust. They serve […]

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Document Analytics to Identify Noncomformance

If you have ever been involved with sales, legal, marketing, or generally any business function that involves agreements, then chances are, you’ve had to endure the back-and-forth that comes with negotiating terms and ensuring that any changes are reflected in the agreement. Then comes the final moment when the signatures need to be added. And […]

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