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Intelligent Document Capture with Ephesoft - Second Edition by Jon Solove, Michael Muller, Ike Kavas, Pat Myers

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Preface

In general, document capture refers to the process of scanning paper documents using scanners or cameras, and transforming these documents into an electronic file such as a PDF, TIFF, and so on. Through a type of document capture software, these electronic files are assessed through character or pattern recognition (that is, OCR, ICR, and OMR) and converted into meaningful data or information, also called metadata. The goal of document capture systems is to classify incoming documents into categories and extract metadata by automating processes that humans normally do. By automating this process, organizations can classify documents and route the incoming documents to repositories and workflow systems with all the metadata more efficiently; ...

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