Kofax is the market leader and de facto standard in capture application software, device connectivity and image processing. Since 2000, Kofax has been the product development center for DICOM Group plc, a global provider of Electronic Document Capture (EDC) products and services, which is publicly traded on the London Stock Exchange (DCM.L) and the Frankfurt Stock Exchange (DCMD). In 1995, Kofax introduced Ascent Capture, the first shrink-wrapped information-capture application for document and content management systems. Today, Ascent is a robust, expandable, enterprise-class platform and the most widely used capture solution in the world. Kofax successfully entered the scanner-based image processing arena in 1998 with the patented, award-winning VirtualReScan (VRS). VRS has been embraced throughout the industry for its ability to improve the quality and productivity of any document capture system. Our products pioneered the concept of PC-based document image processing, focusing on PC-based hardware that accelerated the scanning, viewing and printing of high-resolution document images. Kofax also lead the industry with cutting-edge development tools that simplified the integration of document image processing into software applications. Since our founding in 1985, Kofax has been the leading innovator in the conversion of unstructured documents and data into reusable electronic business information.