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I.R.I.S. Group, a publicly traded company (Euronext Brussels: IRI), market leader in Intelligent Document Recognition (IDR), Electronic Document Management (EDM) and Optical Character Recognition (OCR) has released the IRIScan 2, a portable full document scanner, an ideal solution to scan and organise a wide variety of documents where ever you are.
The IRIScan 2 simplifies all your retyping needs, whether you are at home, on the road, a small business, etc.. It is designed to be carried anywhere: it is compact, light, USB powered and fits any laptop suitcase.
The IRIScan 2 is available in two versions Express and Executive - and comes with an extended suite of useful applications to manage your paper documents in the most efficient and easiest way. Readiris Pro 11 PC and/or Mac (the lastest versions of IRIS OCR software) will recognise your documents text information or generate PDF or any editable office documents. I.R.I.S. Desktop Search will allow you to quickly find any document from your computer, using only a few keywords. Cardiris Pro 4 for PC and Mac scans, recognises, sorts and exports scanned business cards into contacts you can use in any and all popular contact managers. Also part of the software suite is Roxio PhotoSuite Special Edition to capture, edit and create spectacular photo projects (for PC only). Finally, @Promt, which comes with the IRIScan 2 Executive, is a powerful full document translation software, available in 11 language pairs.
The IRIScan 2 is a sheet-fed scanner. It is designed to scan from small sized paper documents, like business cards, up to letter size documents. Its resolution reaches up to 1200 dpi in color, grayscale or black and white. USB connected and USB powered, the IRISCan 2 does not need any other power supply.
The scanner also has, two useful buttons, one allowing you to scan directly into Readiris, the other to launch Cardiris when you scan a business card.
Bernard De Fabribeckers, Sales Director of I.R.I.S. says: We launched the first version of the IRISCan about two years ago. It really seduced the users and was a great success. It has been a real hit on every trade show weve been to. Since then, we have invested tremendous energy to create a package that is both powerful and nice looking. The IRISCan has a comprehensive range of document management solutions that would cost more than twice more if purchased separatly. The IRIScan 2 is a must have for anyone who is looking for a complete, mobile and affordable scanning and document management solution! Whatever the need of the user, the IRIScan 2 does it all!
Price and availability
The IRIScan 2 is available immediately throughout I.R.I.S. e-tail, corporate, retail and educational channels, as well as I.R.I.S. online shop.
o IRIScan Express 2: 89
o IRIScan Executive 2: 139
I.R.I.S. mission is to increase our customers productivity and knowledge through helping them better manage their documents, data and information.
I.R.I.S. Products & Technologies, develops technologies and products for Intelligent Document Recognition and markets its portfolio on a worldwide basis through strong partnerships.
I.R.I.S. Professional Solutions enables companies and administrations to find in one company the innovative expertise and hi-tech solutions to efficiently manage documents, information flows and IT infrastructure.
In 2006, the revenue of I.R.I.S. Group was 81,756,119. I.R.I.S. has more than 500 employees based in Louvain-la-Neuve and Brussels (Belgium), Orly (France), Windhof (Luxembourg), Amsterdam and Maastricht (The Netherlands), Aachen (Germany) and Delray Beach (Florida - USA).