Citation Software and Adlib Software form partnership
For immediate release
WESTBOROUGH, MA, November 19, 2008 —
Citation Software of Westborough, MA, USA has partnered with
Adlib Software of Burlington, ON, Canada for the purpose of
selling Adlib's suite of server-based PDF-creation/manipulation
Under the partnership agreement, Citation Software will offer
Adlib's suite of document-transformation products to its customers,
most of whom
are printers, direct mailers, and lettershops.
Included in Citation's new line of Adlib offerings are the following
products, which are easily integrated with enterprise applications
and seamlessly incorporated into any document workflow:
Server-based software that automatically converts plain
(ASCII and ANSI) text files, image files, HPGL files, MSG files,
and PDF files to PDF, PDF/A 1b, PDF/X, text, or ZIP format.
The software also incorporates metadata
from input files into
PDF output and can extract metadata in XML or CSV format.
Adlib Software's server-based products run on Windows operating systems.
The Fault Monitoring and Recovery (FMR) Windows Service monitors
server performance to maximize up-time. Corrupted documents
are handled gracefully so that document workflows are
Extended Output Module.
An add-on to ExpressConversion Server
ExpressConversion Server to handle additional file formats.
With the Extended Output Module installed, ExpressConversion
Server can convert more than 300 file formats into
PDF, PDF/A 1b, PDF/X, text, ZIP, DOC, RTF, HTML, JPEG,
PNG, TIFF, or XPS format.
Server-based software that automates PDF manipulation and enhancement.
Tables of contents, bookmarks, and indexes can be modified;
information can be added (page headers & footers,
watermarks, page numbers/Bates numbers, etc.);
individual pages or page ranges can be
extracted; a document can be assembled
from multiple documents.
Server-based OCR software that automatically converts images,
printed documents, and faxes to text or searchable PDF files.
A product bundle that includes ExpressConversion Server
with the Extended Output Module, ExpressPublishing Server,
and ExpressRecognition Server.
A browser-based document-conversion & publishing solution
that works in conjunction with ExpressConversion Server
and/or ExpressPublishing Server and/or
Relay allows a user to convert almost any type of document file
to PDF format. The PDF file is made available to the
user through the user's Web browser; alternatively, the
PDF file can be emailed to the user or to several users.
Adlib Software's server-based products can be integrated easily with
document-management systems and with other workflow components.
Several integration methodologies are supported, including
hot folders, command-line interface, Web Services, and even
email (POP and SMTP).
Support for XML job ticketing lets organizations
tailor each document conversion to meet workflow requirements
by creating an XML-based instruction file.
Compliance with regulatory systems
The various Adlib products have special features that facilitate
compliance with regulatory requirements
in industries including manufacturing, life sciences,
government, financial services and others.
Cynthia L. Leslie, Citation Software's President, has said, "We
are proud to have the privilege of offering Adlib's robust, state-of-the-art
technology to our customers. Our
partnership with Adlib Software opens up new possibilities
for our customers, as many of them have a need for reliable
software that can automatically convert various kinds of information
to PDF format and manipulate PDF documents in various ways."
"Adlib has been extremely successful penetrating the document-transformation
market through our relationships with dozens of industry-leading
ECM software vendors," says Chris Yardley, manager of
reseller channels at Adlib Software. "The reseller community
is strategic to our growth, as are early adopters that are
willing to learn about new technologies to add value for
their customers. Citation Software, under the leadership
of Cynthia Leslie, is one such company that will play a key
role in our success while delivering cutting-edge document-transformation
technology to their customers."
About Citation Software
Citation Software Inc. provides products and services related to
electronic-publishing technology — particularly
and PDF-based workflow systems. The company
sells off-the-shelf software products to end users; licenses
software-development kits to programmers; and offers consulting,
development, and integration services.
Based in Westborough, MA, Citation Software was founded in 1992.
About Adlib Software
Adlib Software is the preferred provider of server-based
document-conversion, OCR and PDF-publishing-automation products
for an increasing number of leading organizations. Adlib Software's
document-conversion engine and added features can stand alone
or integrate seamlessly with existing enterprise document-management
applications. Adlib Software provides the document-conversion,
PDF-publishing and document-workflow foundation that drives
enterprise productivity, increases the effectiveness of its
people and supports compliance with regulatory bodies and
Citation Software Inc.
888-260-7316, extension 802
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