A2iA Awarded U.S. Patent for Next-Generation Mobile Data Capture & Image Analysis Software
May 19, 2014 (Newswire) - A2iA (@A2iA), an award-winning developer of software for the worldwide data capture, document processing, and payment systems markets, announced today that it has been granted Patent No. 8,705,836 by the United States Patent and Trademark Office. The patent covers features in A2iA's on-device, offline mobile data capture and image analysis software. Additional U.S. patent applications are pending.
Backed by A2iA's proprietary technology, A2iA Mobility™ is a software toolkit (SDK) that delivers capabilities directly to the phone or tablet and enables new opportunities for banking customers, merchants, corporations and field agents looking to capture information in locations that reach beyond retail banking and outside of the traditional office. Supporting real-time business operations, A2iA Mobility is powering next-generation solutions that process documents such as checks, identification cards and other forms and documents.
Available for integration into iOS and Android apps, including mobile remote deposit capture (mRDC), software developers can customize A2iA Mobility's interface and experience for their specific users. Its client-side capabilities sit locally on the phone or tablet, including all check usability (IUA), image quality analysis (IQA) and data extraction features, so that check information can be captured offline without a server or Wi-Fi connection. A2iA Mobility's global footprint also supports non-U.S. checks, delivering mobile payment technology for emerging check-imaging solutions such as those for Canada, France, United Kingdom, Brazil and Ecuador, while still meeting local truncation requirements.
For more than 23 years, A2iA has been committed to the research and development of its handwriting recognition and document classification solutions to create more efficient ways for organizations to improve business intelligence. Available in 26-country versions and 7-languages, A2iA's award-winning toolkits are trusted worldwide to streamline document workflows and reduce the need for data-entry throughout industries such as banking/finance, healthcare, insurance, government, and service bureaus/outsourcing firms. For more information, visit www.a2ia.com or call +1 917-237-0390 within the Americas, or +33 1 44 42 00 80 within EMEA or Asia.