Duplex Color Workgroup And Departmental Scanner
is an Easy-to-Use, Compact Scanner Ideal for Small Offices"
+ Howell Scanners introduced a cost-effective workgroup and
departmental duplex color scanner bundle that contains, in
a single box, everything an end user needs to connect and
operate a total desktop scanning solution.
scanner, called Sidekick, features both color and bitonal
scanning capabilities and excellent speed and image quality
for an entry-level scanner. It is available in four models:
the Sidekick 1200, for workgroup applications, and the Sidekick
1400, for departmental applications.
bundle consists of the scanner, USB 2.0 cable, and Kofax's
new Capio? scanning application and VirtualRescanR (VRS) image
for Small Office, Distributed Scanning
The Sidekick bundle provides a powerful desktop imaging solution
for small offices, such as medical practices, insurance, financial
and legal offices, and departments of educational institutions,
government organizations and hospitals. Its small footprint
and ease-of-use also make it ideal for distributed scanning
systems, where smaller, low-volume scanners are used at multiple
locations to capture documents and send the images on to larger,
central processing locations.
features a daily duty cycle of 4,000 pages per day. It handles
a wide variety of document sizes, ranging from 2" x 2.8"
to 8.5 x 14" (legal size).
Time, Reduces IT Support Needs
Sidekick's simple design saves users time and reduces the
need for technical support. In addition to its complete hardware/software
bundle and do-it-yourself setup, Sidekick features simple
and versatile connectivity, including USB 2.0 and SCSI III
is the industry's first scanner to be bundled with Kofax's
new Capio software, a professional-strength document capture
solution for desktop information management. Capio uses VRS
technology to automatically check and adjust alignment, brightness,
contrast and image clarity, delivering superior image quality
and eliminating the need to rescan documents.
from Fortune Information Systems (Int'l) Limited, the new
Sidekick models feature color and bitonal, and duplex and
simplex scanning options. For end users' time-date endorsing
or other file recognition needs, a front-page, pre-scan imprinter
is available as an option for Sidekick 1400.