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Office 365 Security and Best Practices

A lot of firms and Government bodies are reluctant to transfer their SharePoint farms from on premise to office 365 even though the benefits and cost of running SharePoint online outweighs that of an On-premise solution. The main concern of the decision makers is the security of their documents in the cloud. This blog looks into some of the security […]

This short blog provides information on how Autobahn DX Server converts office type documents to PDF and what is required from your environment to successfully achieve this.

Autobahn DX uses the Autobahn and BCL easyPDF x Loader services to control the execution of both scheduled jobs and ad-hoc jobs whether submitted via the Autobahn Manager or via the Autobahn Job API.

The […]

Converting .MSG files to PDF

This short blog provides information on how to configure your environment in order for Autobahn DX to successfully convert .MSG files to PDF.

Autobahn DX uses the Autobahn and BCL easyPDF x Loader services which control the execution of both scheduled jobs and ad-hoc jobs whether submitted via the Autobahn Manager or via the Autobahn Job API.

The conversion is done by […]

Aquaforest Searchlight – Best Practices

This blog focuses on setting up Aquaforest Searchlight for processing large number of documents in SharePoint.

Firstly, we have to understand how Searchlight works. There are 2 main stages when processing a Searchlight library: the Audit stage and the OCR stage.

Before explaining these 2 stages, let’s first clarify what is a Searchlight library. A Searchlight library is an object in Aquaforest […]

Aquaforest

Upgrading from a previous version?

Don’t forget to configure the Autobahn and BCL EasyPDF SDK x Loader services with a suitably privileged user.  The configured user is required when accessing source and target folders which reside on remote shares.  The following blog provides detailed information on how to achieve this.

Below are the supported languages for the Aquaforest and IRIS OCR engines:

Supported […]

Multi-Core Module for Autobahn DX Server

The Business Problem:

At Aquaforest we are often contacted by prospect and current Autobahn DX Server customers who have a core requirement of converting thousands if not millions of documents in a small window of time.

The Solution:

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Aquaforest Multi-Core module for Autobahn DX Server.  The Multi-Core module bolts directly onto your instance of Autobahn DX Server increasing your throughput rates significantly […]

Aquaforest OCR products are designed with a number of time out settings. These time out settings are designed to enable the system to abort a specific step of the OCR process on a single page.  This enables the OCR process to continue with the remainder of the pages/document(s) which need to be processed rather than wait indefinitely.

The following time out […]

Deploying Aquaforest OCR SDK v1.41

Pre-requisites and deploying method for applications built using the Aquaforest OCR SDK v1.41

Supported Operating Systems:

Server 2008/R2 32/64 bit
Server 2003/R2 32/64 bit
Server 2012
Windows 7 32/64 bit
Windows 8 32/64 bit

Supported .NET Framework:

.Net Framework v3.5
.Net  Framework v4.0

Our samples are configured with .Net 3.5, if you require .Net 4.0 support for your OCR SDK

application you will need to add an “app.config” file within the project. […]

Launch of the Aquaforest Searchlight Partner Program

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The Business Problem: Documents that cannot be found.

Sharepoint is an excellent platform for document solutions but how sure can you be that 100% of documents can be found by Sharepoint text search?  Some studies have shown that […]

Configuring SharePoint for PDF Files

PDF is one of the most common file types held within a SharePoint document store and yet depending upon the version of SharePoint the “out of the box behaviour” may not be quite what users expect. Consequently PDF users felt that PDF files were very much “second class citizens” in versions of SharePoint prior to 2013.
PDF and SharePoint

In SharePoint versions […]