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character recognition

n
(Computer Science) computing a magnetic or optical process used to detect the shape of individual characters printed or written on paper
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Optical Character Recognition (OCR) is a field of research in pattern recognition, artificial intelligence and computer vision.
The site enhancements represent a major breakthrough in the way search is conducted for online audio, video, text and graphical information by combining phonetic search, optical character recognition, language processing and contextual analysis.
1 include optical character recognition checkpoints, a script status tool, and significant improvements to batch file management.
Other departments covered to a lesser extent include image processing, optical character recognition, forms processing, bar coding, output and display devices, storage management, media and data conversion technologies, data repository and research technologies, image databases, Web-enabled technologies, and workflow software.
New Multi-Pass Optical Character Recognition Engine Combined with Automated Fingerprint Generation Extends Existing Image Spam Protection in the Barracuda Spam Firewall
The ability of intelligent character recognition (ICR) software to interpret and read written characters enables paper forms to continue their prevalence in many special industries.
Source Technologies, a leading provider of integrated solutions for managing financial transactions and other secure business processes, announced the availability of its next generation magnetic ink character recognition (MICR) multi-function printer, the IBM Infoprint 1570 MICR 50.
The online seminars will address key concepts for magnetic ink character recognition (MICR) printing and the use of these systems in official check fraud prevention, as well as management strategies for image replacement documents (IRDs).
AUSTIN, Texas -- SPi's Legal division, an Austin-based leading provider of electronic discovery and document coding services to law firms and corporations, announced today the company has teamed with iArchives, a premier provider of document digitization and optical character recognition services for the legal industry, to introduce SPi QuickReview.
VRS enables high accuracy in data captured from scanned documents, significantly reducing the need to manually correct the results of intelligent character recognition (ICR) and optical character recognition (OCR).
Source Technologies, a leading provider of integrated solutions for managing financial transactions and other secure business processes, announced the availability of its second-generation magnetic ink character recognition (MICR) multi-function printer, the ST9551.
Group, (Euronext: IRI), a market leader in Automatic Document Recognition (ADR), Electronic Document Management (EDM) and Optical Character Recognition (OCR), announced today the finalization of a technological and commercial agreement with Adobe Systems Incorporated.