Data Collection

If you are interested in collecting or recovering data of almost any kind, Century should be your solution provider. 

Building on our corporate experience of over 30 years in the microfilm processing, document imaging, and software businesses, we can extract data from film, paper, flat files, databases, online sources, and almost any other type of media. 

Many of our Data Collection techniques involve technologies that automate the collection process, potentially saving you time and money.  And whether you are considering the consolidation of years of accumulated records, charts, documents, or drawings, or you are looking to collect data today or into the future, we offer services and products that should meet your needs and exceed your expectations.

Century uses best-in-class technologies and associated best practices to implement our Data Collection solutions -- microfilm scanners, check scanners, high-speed statement, letter, and legal scanners, large format scanners, various data access and systems integration technologies (see Data Migration/Conversion above and System Integration under Custom Software and Programming Services), and other technologies such as various 1D and 2D barcodes for machine readable imaging data, Mark Sense for surveys and hand written forms, Bates Numbering for legal document processing, Optical Character Recognition (OCR) for the conversion of paper-based typographics to electronic data, and even Intelligent Character Recognition (ICR) for recognizing handwritten data.

Beyond our applied data collection technologies we offer Data Collection services and products such as document preparation services, data entry/indexing services (single-key, double-key, blind double-key, key from paper, key from image, etc.), data entry/indexing software (Digitech PaperFlow and PaperVision Capture), our forms processing products (FormsReady and FormsFullCircle), our time and billing products (Pulse and Timeclock), and our document retrieval and workflow hosted services (CenCloud and and products (PaperVision Enterprise and CheckLook) to ensure that we can collect the data that is the lifeblood of your business.

Data Collection