Seemingly overnight, an unexpected crisis hit the world and much of the entire workforce around the world has found itself forced to adapt to new work-from-home measures. While the sudden change has been undeniably difficult, people are quickly learning to cope with the new conditions. Modern technology has given people the ability to connect with others near and far, fostering virtual meeting environments that have enabled businesses like ours to continue operating in times of crisis.
nextScan has deployed scanners all over the globe and provides support to clients in ...
What is a line scan camera? What’s the difference between a line scan camera and a regular camera? And why would you use one?
As a maker of document-capture devices, we get these questions pretty often – especially since we manufacture products that use both kinds of cameras.
Simply put, a line scan camera is a strip that captures one row of pixels at a time in quick succession, while either the camera is moved over an object, or the object is moved under the camera. This is much different from a regular camera (also called an “area scan camera”), which ...
By Matt Anderson, Vice President of Marketing, nextScan
The ability to scan quickly is a key feature of any conversion project, but only if you can scan accurately and ensure that every document has been captured digitally. Making sure that your conversion project has a stage dedicated to Quality Control or Auditing is just as critical as scanning speeds and image quality.
Capture in the RAW
The first step to being able to review all of the scans is to capture them as a RAW image file. A RAW image file is one that contains exactly what the data collected without ...
Microfilm divisions of Digital Check get a larger home in Meridian, ID
MERIDIAN, Idaho--(BUSINESS WIRE)--nextScan and ST Imaging, divisions of Digital Check Corp and worldwide leaders for microfilm scanning equipment, have relocated their facilities to a larger building in Meridian, ID. The new location on Principle Place doubles both the manufacturing and office areas, providing room for additional growth within both divisions of Digital Check.
“Our new facility provides substantially more room for office staff, manufacturing, inventory and future development,” ...
nextScan’s engineers work closely with feedback from clients and industry leaders to improve and develop hardware and software features that further enhance powerful workflow capabilities. Innovations and client feedback drive nextScan technology forward. nextScan offers unique software and hardware applications that won’t be found on any other scanner models, and we have customers like you to thank! From our line scanning technology to the powerful NextStar workflow software – we design custom features to meet the unique scanning needs of our clients so you can ...
Convert with Confidence
By Matt Anderson
Article from the newsletter "Inside NIRMA - Summer 2019"
Your microfilm archives are unique and contain priceless records that cannot be found anywhere else. This means converting your analog archives to digital records must be completed in a way that ensures that not only the images are readable but that all the information residing on the film has been captured completely and not accidentally omitted.
Not all microfilm scanners are created equal. You wouldn’t hammer a nail with a screwdriver? No more than you should ...