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Document Recognition, Data Capture

Translation Solutions and Language Services

What does “ABBYY” mean?
The company’s name translates as “keen eye.” 
This word comes from the reconstructed parent
language of the Miao-Yao, Nu, Hmong-Mien, Hmong
and Kim Mun groups of the Sino-Tibetan language
family. “Keen eye” reflects the key areas of ABBYY’s
specialization: document recognition and linguistic
technologies and services.

. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .Contents Company Overview. . . . . .  5 ABBYY Products . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  6 Research and Teamwork Drive Innovation.  16 Devices with ABBYY Technology Inside. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  9 Breakthrough Technologies. . VARs and ISVs . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  12 Expanding Globally with Linguistic Capabilities. . . .  8 ABBYY Competencies. . . . . .  14 Channel-Driven Focus: Resellers.  18 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .  10 Helping Corporations and Governments Manage Data . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

“ABBYY’s mission is to improve the quality of life by developing technologies that help to transform information into accessible and useful knowledge. We provide solutions that help people understand each other.” David Yang Chairman of the Board. Founder of ABBYY .

Germany. ABBYY is an international company employing over 1000 people worldwide. Cyprus. ABBYY conducts extensive scientific research in the field of Artificial Intelligence (AI). with sales and marketing offices in Russia. the UK. translation and localization services (ABBYY Language Services). *  According to ABBYY’s internal data 5 Over 1000 people work in ABBYY’s 13 global offices ABBYY’s headquarters are in Moscow with offices in Russia. and linguistic technologies and services. Germany. document capture and forms processing. Recently ABBYY expanded its business to include language learning. Currently more than 30 million people from more than 150 countries use ABBYY products. Cyprus. In order to develop cutting-edge technologies in document recognition and linguistics. the US.* Today. Japan and Taiwan. ABBYY’s headquarters are in Moscow. Ukraine. document recognition. the UK. Japan and Taiwan . the US. This research fuels the development of products ranging from end-user applications for PC. Ukraine.Company Overview ABBYY (read as [‘Λbi]) is a world leader in optical character recognition (OCR). Mac and mobile devices to cloud-based enterprise solutions and development tools. and publishing paper dictionaries and reference books (ABBYY Press).

ABBYY Products .

Our solutions are used on computers. Language Products and Services ABBYY offers a complete range of quality translation and localization services to corporate customers. Data and Document Capture ABBYY FlexiCapture. These products help to transform scanned documents. in mobile devices. search. Mobile OCR and FlexiCapture Engines enhance the value of hundreds of software applications and ECM solutions. such as questionnaires. Products for Mobile Devices ABBYY’s leading-edge OCR and translation technologies have been adapted for mobile devices. ABBYY language products and services enable users to translate. ABBYY’s OCR and PDF conversion tools. Governments and corporations worldwide save millions automating their data capture processes with ABBYY solutions.ABBYY products allow people and businesses to achieve greater efficiency. Business Card Reader and ABBYY FotoTranslate. extracts usable data from flexible and fixed forms. Our products range from OCR. and are available in Lingvo Mobile. PDF and Document Conversion Simply put. But ABBYY has taken OCR to a whole new level. tests and various bills. 7 ABBYY products have received more than 240 awards More than 30 million people from more than 150 countries use ABBYY products . FineReader and PDF Transformer. The FineReader. digital photos and PDFs into editable and searchable files. document recognition. extract and analyze facts from various documents. tax forms. learn foreign languages and classify. invoices. Software Development Kits ABBYY offers cutting-edge technologies for integration. productivity and linguistic breadth. data capture and forms processing technologies to linguistic products and services. in corporate server environments and on the Internet. are globally recognized and awarded for their superior accuracy and ease of use. OCR. text or data. the new generation of the data capture technologies. OCR is machine recognition of printed characters.

ABBYY is committed to creating an atmosphere of collaborative innovation that encourages employees to express their individual creativity and talents while working together as a team.Research and Teamwork Drive Innovation At the core of ABBYY products are Artificial Intelligence (AI) technologies. To achieve and maintain the highest quality of software development. ABBYY has created its own education and certification system within its R&D department. which require continuous and extensive scientific research. 8 . our team is able to produce and deliver innovative commercial products. engineers and linguists who form a unique and synergistic team. resulting in exceptional products with innovative features that address a range of business needs. Based on complex and abstract AI research. Every member of the ABBYY team makes a unique contribution to the quality of our products. ABBYY has built a talented group of top scientists.

syntax. semantics Electronic and printed dictionaries Cloud-based translation management system 9 . website. multimedia. tagged) Automated translation Terminology management Morphology.ABBYY Competencies • • • • Intelligent Character Recognition (ICR) Document classification FlexiCapture intelligent layout analysis technology Capturing data from forms and documents Data Capture • Optical Character Recognition (OCR) • Adaptive Document Recognition Technology (ADRT®) • PDF transformation • Layout analysis Document Recognition Language Services Translation Solutions • • • • • • Localization services (software. bilingual. marketing) • Document translation • Dictionary and translation memory creation • Corpora creation (monolingual.

Breakthrough Technologies .

). Greek. car license plates. It also makes substantial investments in developing breakthrough technologies in two areas of Artificial Intelligence: recognition technologies and computational linguistics. ABBYY’s intelligent Multilevel Document Analysis and Data Capture technologies provide the capabilities to detect complex document structures and process various types of flexible forms.ABBYY is globally renowned for its OCR. street names. Another possible application of the new technology is the creation of a next-generation machine translation system. Korean. ABBYY looks forward to introducing new technologies for automating language tasks for trans­lation. based on formal language descriptions and analysis of text corpora. etc. One application of of this model is the creation of an intelligent search platform for monitoring. The company continues its research in the field of computer vision. data capture and document recognition solutions. Recognition Technologies ABBYY’s OCR technologies have become synonymous with high-quality OCR. Armenian. fact-extraction and more. Japanese. This model. and text analysis. allows the extraction of the true meaning of words and their interrelations in a text. One possible application of this research lies in environmental recognition (e. Intensive research enabled ABBYY to support more than 190 Latin and Cyrillic languages. Hebrew and Arabic. 11 ABBYY has one of the largest global research centers in Artificial Intelligence: more than 500 people work in ABBYY’s R&D department . as well as Chinese. intelligent search. which will work for all major languages. Linguistic Technologies ABBYY’s 15-years of research in computational linguistics has resulted in the creation of a unique language-independent model – Universal Syntax and Semantic Hierarchy. Thai. products and tools.g. fact extraction.

Helping Corporations and Governments Manage Data .

data capture and linguistic technologies. . Incorporating ABBYY’s APIs into our software was a smooth process. legal firms and educational organizations. Alameda County Infrastructure Services Manager 13 About 1.” Matt Paul. ABBYY has developed innovative solutions that dramatically increase the efficiency and accuracy of this process. ABBYY FlexiCapture customers alone save about one billion dollars each year. document recognition. Vice President of Technology. Knowledge Process Outsourcing Firm Increases Volume and Quality of Service with ABBYY FineReader Engine “OCR is a mainstay of what we do.200. such as financial and insurance companies.Paper and business still go hand in hand.. Thousands of organizations worldwide save time and resources by using ABBYY’s OCR.. Government agencies and commercial organizations. It was a drastic improvement in both man hours and overall time to do it the automated way..000.” Ratheesh Nair. .000 pages are processed annually by users of ABBYY data capture technologies. APEX CoVantage Alameda County Overhauls Manual Election Process with ABBYY FormReader Enterprise Edition “It was an overhaul of an entirely manual process. … It has been a great association. . We got great technical support. have to process vast amounts of paper and PDF documents. and we needed to find something that did a better job..

Expanding Globally with Linguistic Capabilities .

and marketing materials. Samsung  . PepsiCo . One of ABBYY’s key advantages is the synergy that comes from developing language-related software and also providing translation services. and others .­ licensed from Oxford University Press. ® ® ® ® IKEA . life sciences and health care. or online. HarperCol­lins and other publishers and created by ABBYY. oil and gas.Information is crucial for any business. Siemens . desktop computers. and their integration into clients’ CMS and ECM. Localization Services Comprehensive localization services into 60+ languages for software. terminology management. including Microsoft . and global companies need to have this information in many languages. website. legal and finance. Companies’ international success depends on their ability to localize their materials quickly and accurately. telecom. Dictionaries More than 300 dictionaries for 20 languages. SAP  . Enhanced Workflow Increasing efficiency in translation workflow through a cloud-based collaborative translation platform. term databases. Lenovo . automotive. maintaining corporate style and ensuring content consistency. and manufacturing. Automated (Machine) Translation Automated translation can be used effectively in global companies to reduce translation cost and speed up the process. construction. multimedia. including IT. Document Translation Services High quality translation of industry-specific texts. and glossaries. Tools for Lexicographers Web-based solutions for creating dictionary content based on corpus analysis that allows content to be distributed via mobile devices. text corpora. TMS. 15 Bilingual dictionaries for 20 languages Over 1000 customers use our language ® ® ® services. The volume of data increases each month. Tools for Translators Software solutions for managing the translation process and working with translation memories. intranet.

VARs and ISVs .Channel-Driven Focus: Resellers.

In the last few years. ABBYY is committed to its resellers’ success by providing extensive product information. ABBYY products have proven superior in comparative tests. 17 ABBYY technologies save people around 970 million hours annually when converting paper and PDF documents ABBYY has thousands of VARs. A Trusted Reliable Partner ABBYY distributes its line of data capture products through its VAR channel. Cutting-edge Technologies for ISV Integration Leading developers of software applications.ABBYY is a channel-driven company. including PC Magazine. In order to best support its global VAR network.and medium-sized businesses worldwide. Value Added Resellers (VARs) and Independent Software Vendors (ISVs). The main focus of our sales strategy is to develop a strong network of resellers. giving their products an added competitive advantage. Superior Products and Support ABBYY’s products and technologies are highly acclaimed by both industry experts and individual users and corporate buyers all over the world. and they have received more than 240 awards from international IT magazines and testing labs. marketing support and toplevel training to ensure the best possible sales experience. distributors and resellers in more than 150 countries . PC World and KMWorld. ABBYY has developed a comprehensive partner program that includes: • Extensive training and certification • Pre-sales and technical support to partners • Regular conferences where VARs can meet and exchange best practices and provide feedback to ABBYY • Leads raised by ABBYY sales people Today ABBYY has products and partners that serve all market segments – from multi-national corporations to small. ECM and document management systems rely on ABBYY to provide the best recognition and data capture technologies. ISVs.

Pantech and Voxtel  . peripheral and mobile devices strive to provide users with integrated solutions with complementary hardware and software components. HTC . 18 Leading mobile manufacturers have ABBYY technologies inside their ® ® ® ® ® ® devices: Nokia . has increased dramatically. Plustek. They want to save time. LG. Samsung  . Mustek.Devices with ABBYY Technology Inside Manufacturers of computers. Samsung. Leaders of the mobile business have chosen ABBYY for integration into their flagship series: Nokia. Canon. Panasonic Communications. Pantech and Voxtel. Primax. Konica Minolta. making OCR software a critical part of a scanner or MFD solution. HTC. Epson. recognition and language learning software to increase both the productivity and the value of their devices. OCR Capability for Scanners and Multi-functional Devices Recognizing documents is one of the most popular usage scenarios in business. laptops. LG . Toshiba and Xerox. giving the manufacturer a competitive edge. ABBYY’s superior-quality software helps to dramatically increase the total value of a solution. Effective software bundling demonstrates exceptional value and quality and an ability to accentuate the features and capabilities of a device. PlanOn. Fujitsu. such as smartphones and PDAs. Users of these devices demand more and more capabilities. ABBYY’s OCR products are highly regarded for their accuracy and ease of use both by industry experts and end users. Recognition Technologies and Dictionaries Enhance Mobile Devices The power of modern mobile devices. This is why leading global manufacturers of scanning devices and MFDs bundle their hardware with ABBYY products: BenQ. and ABBYY saves peoples’ time by providing: • Fast capture of text or business cards • Quick dictionary lookup ABBYY offers mobile manufacturers a whole range of dictionary.

0 has been recognized as a TrendSetting Product of the Year by KMWorld Magazine 2010 July ABBYY FineReader Express Edition for Mac is named Best Professional Software by Macworld (UK) ABBYY FineReader 10 has been 2009 reviewed by PC Magazine and November awarded the Editors’ Choice and 4. ABBYY FineReader 10 is recommended by Swedish 2010 PC-Tidningen magazine as “a September wonderful program that does its job with flying . received top honors in the AIIM annual “Best Practice” awards ABBYY FineReader 8.0 outruns all competitors in test held by Mir PK magazine (Russia) The full list of ABBYY awards can be found at www. innovation.0 2005 software was reviewed and December recommended by PC Utilities magazine (UK) 2004 May ABBYY FlexiCapture Studio received AIIM 2004 Best of Show Award in Recognition category 2000 June ABBYY FineReader 4. Russian Edition) The Lithuanian State Tax Inspectorate received the 2007 “Good Practice” Award from December the European Commission for its project based on ABBYY technologies 2007 October PDF Transformer 2.0 Pro was rated “very good” by Business&IT (Germany) 2007 April ABBYY USA and its customer Trendset.0 won a comparative test conducted by Komputer Swiat magazine 2006 December (Poland) winning in both the Quality and Price/Quality categories ABBYY FineReader 8.ABBYY products have received more than 240 awards worldwide from leading industry magazines and testing labs for accuracy.0 received the “Recognition/Data Capture Product of the Year” Award from Document Manager Magazine in UK 2009 August ABBYY TouchTo technology was recognized as a Trend-Setting Product of the Year by KMWorld Magazine 2009 January VAR subscribers of Business Solutions Magazine selected ABBYY as the Best Channel Vendor for ECM and Data Capture Software category ABBYY won the Silver Mobile 2008 Star Award™ for its Mobile OCR November Engine from MobileVillage Recognition Server 2. Inc. ease of use and value.5 Stars Rating: “Very good” 2009 October ABBYY FlexiCapture Engine 8.“ 2010 August ABBYY FlexiCapture 9.0 was named the best software 2008 product in the Specialized Tools November category (PC Magazine.abbyy.

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