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Océ Business Services Named to the Leaders Category of the IAOP Global Outsourcing 100 for the Second Straight Year

NEW YORK, N.Y. (April 28, 2008) - Océ Business Services, Inc. today announced that for the second straight year it has been named to the top-ranked Leaders Category of the International Association of Outsourcing Professionals- (IAOP) 2008 Global Outsourcing 100 list. This list defines the standard for excellence in outsourcing service delivery. Océ's official ranking -- 41 out of the list of 75 Leaders -- represents a significant increase over the company's 2007 Leader ranking of 57.
Additionally, Océ was named as a top company in two IAOP 2008 Global Outsourcing industry sub-lists: Document Management and Administrative and Corporate Services.
"The companies on this year's Global Outsourcing 100 list represent the elite of our field, hailing from every corner of the globe and providing an extensive array of cutting-edge services," says Michael F. Corbett, chairman, IAOP. "The Global Outsourcing 100 list has become the definitive go-to resource that companies use to make better informed outsourcing decisions and comparisons of providers, so it is an extremely valuable resource for both the players named on it and the businesses around the world that use outsourcing services."
"Our sustained growth is rooted in our ability to help clients achieve superior document process performance," said Elizabeth Halaki, chief marketing officer, Océ Business Services. "Our talented employees are working harder than ever to create value for our clients, and this recognition by the IAOP as a top performing leader in global outsourcing is gratifying."


Former Tampa Bay Technology Forum Vice President joins iDatix

Clearwater, FL — Heather Kenyon recently joined iDatix as Director of Sales and Business Development. Ms. Kenyon will be responsible for developing customer relationships and strategic business partnerships. Previously she was the Vice President of Development for the Tampa Bay Technology Forum.

Ms. Kenyon worked to support the organization by raising funds for all TBTF events and peer networks. She joined the TBTF in 2003 as the organization’s second employee.  She was promoted from Membership Director to VP of Development in 2006, after increasing sponsorships and revenues more than 200%. From 2003-2008, she grew TBTF’s membership from 150 to 400 companies. Ms. Kenyon was awarded the distinction in 2006 of being one of the “Forty Under Forty” class by the Gulf Coast Business Review.


Xerox and Stora Enso Deliver First-of-its-Kind Digital Printing Solution for Packaging; Cuts Time-to-Market From Weeks to Days

ROCHESTER, N.Y., April 25, 2008 - Xerox Corporation (NYSE: XRX) is bringing its digital expertise to the pharmaceutical packaging market to help print providers and packaging converters deliver personalized cartons and other packages in short-runs that lead to quicker time-to-market and more profits.

According to industry consultancy Pira International, the worldwide digital print market for packaging was $580.7 million in 2005 and is expected to reach $6 billion by 2015. The digital print market for the pharmaceutical segment is expected to grow to $1.34 billion by 2015.


Sepialine Announces AutoCAD 2009 Compatibility

SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. – April 8, 2008 - Sepialine® - a leading provider of Cost Recovery software for design professionals - today announced that its Argos Cost Recovery System is compatible with AutoCAD 2009 design software. Released on March 25, 2008, AutoCAD 2009 is the latest version of the flagship Computer-Aided Design (CAD) software from Autodesk, Inc.

Sepialine's award-winning Argos Cost Recovery System helps corporate and service professionals receive reimbursement for printing and office expenses. The Argos System captures print costs regardless of application, version and print device, and without the use of software plug-ins. Freedom from specific software products and versions is unique in the cost recovery market, and makes instant compatibility with products like AutoCAD 2009 possible, without the need for version-specific AutoCAD plug-ins.


Xerox Commits $2 Million to RIT Targeting Education and Research in Sustainability

ROCHESTER, N.Y., April 24, 2008  -- Xerox Corporation (NYSE: XRX), building on four decades of leadership in advancing environmentally sustainable practices, is committing $2 million to Rochester Institute of Technology to serve as a founding partner of The Golisano Institute for Sustainability. Anne Mulcahy, Xerox chairman and CEO, made the announcement today during a presentation on the RIT campus.

This latest investment in RIT by Xerox, which will be spread over five years, focuses on developing talent and fostering new sustainable technologies through research.

"Xerox and RIT share a commitment to advancing environmental sustainability through innovation," states Mulcahy. "Our collective efforts have the same desired outcome: making what's good for the environment, good for business."


emFAST Inc. Names Dialogic Corporation Official FACSys GREEN Solution Partner

Bridgewater, NJ - April 24, 2008 - emFAST Inc., publisher of the FACSys Fax Messaging Gateway, is pleased to announce Dialogic Corporation ("Dialogic") as the Official Partner of its FACSys GREEN Network Fax Solutions. As part of emFAST Inc.'s 'RoHS from the Pros' Rebate Program, this initiative leverages Dialogic's line of RoHS-compliant intelligent fax boards and software-based solutions in three exclusive FACSys GREEN bundles.



Implemented in the European Union in 2006, Directive 2002/95/EC regarding the Restriction on the Use of Certain Hazardous Substances in Electrical and Electronic Machinery ("RoHS Directive") restricts the use of certain hazardous substances in electrical and electronic equipment in an effort to make companies more aware and accountable of their environmental impact. Many other jurisdictions have implemented or plan to implement restrictions similar to those found in the RoHS Directive.


iDatix Certified Microsoft Gold Partner

Clearwater, FL — iDatix is pleased to announce their recognition by Microsoft as a Gold Certified Partner in Microsoft’s Partner Program.  iDatix is an emerging technology company specializing in Business Automation and Information Management Solutions for the growing enterprise.

To achieve the Gold Certified Partner level, iDatix demonstrated proven success meeting client needs as well as achieving Microsoft competencies and certifications.  The benefits provided through Gold Certified Partner status will allow iDatix to continue to enhance iSynergy and engender their thought-leadership as an ECM solutions provider.

Canon U.S.A.'s Photography In The Parks Photo Contest Kicks Off On Earth Day Seeking Nature Images

LAKE SUCCESS, N.Y., April 24, 2008 – In a continuing effort to inspire Americans to visit their national and state parks and photograph their beauty, Canon U.S.A., Inc., a leader in digital imaging, today announced a call for entries for the third annual Canon Photography In The Parks Photo Contest*. The contest invites eligible photography enthusiasts, from April 22nd to September 30th, 2008, to enter the contest by submitting images from any park or monument in America. Participants are invited to enter their "Inspirational Nature Images," the theme for this year's contest. Canon is also enhancing the photo contest by extending the age range of eligible participants to non-professional photographers ages 13 and up.


Océ VarioPrint 1105: “Five Star Exceptional” rating

Venlo, The Netherlands, 23 April 2008 — Océ, an international leader in digital document management and printing for professionals, today announced that the Océ VarioPrint 1105 – a high speed black & white production printing system – has received a “Five Star Exceptional” rating from BERTL, the leading independent source of product evaluation reports and analyses.
According to BERTL the Océ VarioPrint 1105 is “a very aggressive and attractive additional offering in the 100+ ppm back-office category”, with “an impressive scope of online document production capabilities”.
Outstanding set of business-critical features and functions
BERTL’s “Five Star Exceptional” rating is reserved exclusively for devices that deliver an outstanding set of business-critical features and functions. In addition, they must be innovative, easy to use, well designed and represent exceptional value for money for their target user base.


Captaris Kicks off a Document Driven Process Automation Roadshow Across North America

Bellevue, Wash. — April 23, 2008 — Captaris, Inc. (NASDAQ:CAPA), a leading provider of software products that automate document-centric processes and Microsoft announced today the Document Process Automation Roadshow (DPAR). The DPAR events will consist of a series of breakfast briefings, delivered in an educational format, that demonstrate how organizations are replacing manual paper based processes with automated document processing by leveraging Microsoft SharePoint Server 2007 and Captaris solutions.

These free educational briefings will address the latest capabilities for document capture, intelligent recognition, document routing and enterprise content management (ECM).  Captaris and Microsoft will be joined by Industry Experts who will discuss and demonstrate how organizations can dramatically reduce costs, streamline processes, and improve compliance within their existing business applications.


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