Digital Signature Technology
The evaluation and understanding of electronic signature (e-signature) technology involves some of the most complex issues that a business owner must face in creating the infrastructure for doing business. The due diligence process before using e-signatures should involve all of these areas: hardware needs, software interfaces, databases in use, network infrastructure, and of course, legal, and compliance oversight.
Generally speaking, e-signature technology has been around in various forms for a number of years. The first industry to broadly adopt e-signature technology was the consumer retail sector (Home Depot, Best Buy, etc.). This started ...