Sagem Communications launches the SAGEM FAX ATA 101S, bridging PSTN and VoIP

Paris, France, February 18, 2008 – Sagem Communications and Sagem-Interstar Inc. (, the global leader of Fax over IP (FoIP) solutions, announced today the worldwide launch of its new SAGEM FAX ATA 101S at the Alcatel-Lucent Enterprise Forum, on February 20–21 at the Palais des Congrès, Paris, France, and at ITEX 2008 (Information Technology Education / Expo), Booth 268, on February 21–22 at the Las Vegas Convention Center, Las Vegas, Nevada.

eCopy simplifies scan acquisition and management with a new family of MFPs.

eCopy unveiled a family of three document imaging applications for use with multi-function printers and network-attached scanners Feb. 13, to replace it's single eCopy ShareScan software for front-office workers scanning and capturing directly to business applications.

The three document imaging applications, eCopy Desktop, eCopy ShareScan Essentials, and eCopy ShareScan Suite address individual, workgroup and enterprise needs.

Captaris Reports Q4 2007 Revenue of $28.1 Million, up 11% from the prior year and 21% sequentially

Bellevue, Wash. — February 14, 2008 — Captaris, Inc. (NASDAQ: CAPA), a leading provider of software products that automate document-centric processes, today reported financial results for its 2007 fourth quarter and fiscal year ended December 31, 2007.

Total revenue for the fourth quarter was $28.1 million, a 21% increase over the preceding quarter and 11% over the fourth quarter of 2006. Fourth quarter revenue by category compared to the fourth quarter of 2006 is as follows:

  • Software revenue was $10.0 million, an increase of $753,000

  • Maintenance, support and services revenue was $11.1 million, an increase of $1.6 million

  • Hardware revenue was $5.1 million, a decrease of $1.4 million

  • Appliance revenue, the FaxPress product line of hardware and embedded software, was $1.9 million

Gross profit was $19.4 million, compared to $17.4 million in the prior year’s fourth quarter; gross margin was 69.2%, compared to 68.8% in the same quarter last year.

Canon ScanFront 220e Adds eCopy Document Imaging Software to Connect Paper with Essential Business Processes

Nashua, N.H., and Lake Success, N.Y., February 13, 2008 – eCopy Inc., a leading provider of solutions that integrate paper documents into business software applications, and Canon U.S.A., Inc., a leading provider of digital imaging solutions, today announced that eCopy's document imaging software will be available on Canon ScanFront 220e network scanners, helping to improve access to essential information and increase workgroup productivity.

Ricoh Americas Corporation Acquires BSA Business Solutions, Inc.

West Caldwell, NJ, February 12, 2008 — Ricoh Americas Corporation, a leading provider of office equipment in the United States has acquired select assets and the associated customer base of BSA Business Solutions, Inc., of Tempe, AZ. BSA was an authorized Savin dealer with sales offices in Phoenix, Tempe and Tucson, AZ and also in Palm Desert, CA.“The acquisition of BSA Business Solutions, Inc., strengthens Ricoh’s position in the Arizona market,” said Nori Goto, President of Ricoh U.S., a division of Ricoh Americas Corporation.

Canon U.S.A. and Equitrac today announced that Equitrac has extended support for Canon's MEAP based imageRUNNER models to Equitrac Office, Express and Professional offerings

Lake Success, N.Y., and Plantation, Fla. – February 12, 2008 – Canon U.S.A., Inc., a leader in document imaging and office solutions, and Equitrac Corporation, the leader in intelligent cost recovery and print management solutions worldwide, today announced that Equitrac's support for Canon's advanced MEAP based imageRUNNER line of multifunction printers (MFPs) has been extended to Equitrac Office®, Equitrac Express®, and Equitrac Professional® offerings.

Kyocera Receives Industry Accolades From Leading Research Authorities

Kyocera Mita America’s Color Multifunctional Product Line Earns High Honors for Delivering Top Features, Functionality and Low Total Cost of Ownership

FAIRFIELD, N.J. - February 11, 2008 – Kyocera Mita America, Inc., one of the world’s leading document solutions companies, starts out 2008 by announcing today that two leading, independent research companies – Better Buys for Business and BERTL® – have recognized select products from its color multifunctional product (MFP) line for offering end-users high-quality, reliable and cost-effective document imaging solutions.

Xerox Software Simplifies Scanning and Archiving for SMBs

ROCHESTER, N.Y., Feb. 07, 2008 -- Xerox Corporation (NYSE: XRX) launched a new version of its SMARTdocument Travel™ workflow software that helps small and mid-sized businesses simplify office processes and scan and archive documents more swiftly and efficiently. "Xerox is leading the charge to help organizations unlock the power of their Xerox office multifunction systems to make their everyday work easier and more productive," said Roger Ellefson, manager of Solutions Marketing, Xerox Office Group. "With SMARTdocument Travel Express, we've made scanning and archiving as simple as pressing a couple buttons."