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Press Releases from SOFTPRO GmbH (29 total)

CeBIT 2014: Softpro Partner Olivetti shares many Best Practice Cases for E-Signi …

Olivetti is demonstrating its solution portfolio in the E-Signing booth area in hall 3 at the stands of its partners Wacom (E29) and Softpro (D30). The document management specialists from Italy will be sharing their expertise based on many successful E-Signing Projects completed in recent months. Two years ago Olivetti received broad attention at CeBIT when showing its Olipad Graphos in the Softpro booth. The Olipad Graphos was the world's first

CeBIT 2014: Samsung presents Softpro Signature Solutions

During CeBIT 2014 the Signature Professionals of Softpro are demonstrating trustworthy signing on tablets and smartphones with appropriate apps like SignDoc Mobile and Sign2Phone at the main booth of Samsung. The signature experts were invited by the world's largest provider of mobile devices to display their solutions in the "Finance" section of the stand in Hall 2 (B30). A dedicated focus will be the consultation of Samsung's business visitors about methods

Cintas Deploys Paperless Delivery Enabled by SOFTPRO E-signatures

SignDoc Software Enables Secure Signing of Electronic Forms on a tablet computer with Adobe Reader and LiveCycle ES SOFTPRO today announced that Cintas Corporation, the leading supplier of uniform services, has deployed an automated electronic process for capturing customer signatures remotely. The environmentally friendly solution is enabled by SOFTPRO’s SignDoc software which captures a customer’s electronic signature on a tablet PC and securely binds it to the electronic PDF form via

iPads Business Value Increases through E-Signing

Opportunities for Apple’s iPad and other tablets in the business world are becoming more and more versatile. Until recently, tablets were mostly used for showcasing products, but they are capable of more. For example, it is now possible to display and fill out electronic documents on tablets. At the DMS EXPO in Stuttgart from the September 20-22, SOFPTRO will introduce the building block that completes the process – a robust

SOFTPRO Supports New Wacom E-Signature Tablets - now also launched in the US and …

Softpro today announced that its electronic signature software, SignDoc, supports Wacom's newly introduced family of electronic signature tablets to the Americas: STU-520, STU-500, and STU-300. In addition to the STU Series of electronic signature capture pads, SignDoc also supports Wacom's popular Bamboo consumer tablet line as well as its higher end interactive pen displays for completing and e-signing documents directly on screen. Softpro offers Wacom customers a 90-day trial of

BAI Retail Delivery: Softpro displays E-Signature Leadership

Softpro is exhibiting at BAI Retail Delivery at the Mandalay Bay Hotel in Las Vegas, NV on October 19-21 in booth 205. This conference brings together leaders in retail banking from around the world and Softpro will be showing off its latest innovations in electronic signature software. Its solutions have long assisted banks in detecting check signature fraud, and leveraging this, Softpro is now enabling banks to automate traditional paper

Softpro and Wacom announce new electronic signature pad

Softpros long-term hardware partner Wacom has announced the launch of the new SignPad Color. It will be the third device in its range of electronic signature pads and the first one with a color display. The tablet with the technical term "Wacom STU-520" combines excellent signature capturing with excellent communication options. Below the display is the familiar Wacom sensor-technology which allows capturing signature signals with unparalleled accuracy. The high-res display

Softpro's SignDoc receives certification mark of German Technical Inspection Ass …

TÜV Saarland, a member of the German Technical Inspection Association Group (Technischer Überwachungs-Verein, TÜV) recently certified SignDoc. TÜV Saarland confirms the easy and safe operation of world's leading software for electronic signatures with handwritten signatures. SignDoc was tested in conjunction with the signature tablet SignPad eSignio. The TÜV was testing version 3.1 of SignDoc, the same version which successfully passed the safety audit of the leading processing center for German

E-Signing Solution SignDoc certified for usage in Credit Unions

The largest IT service provider in Germany's cooperative financial institute association has certified Softpro's Software as having fulfilled its stringent security guidelines. SignDoc, Softpro’s software for electronic signing, meets the security requirements of credit unions (i.e. "Volksbanken" and "Raiffeisen" banks). Fiducia IT AG, the largest IT service provider in the cooperative financial institute association, confirmed this test result in a security certificate for Softpro. SignDoc in its current version, 3.1, was classified

Softpro sets a dedicated focus to promote E-Signing in Latin America

Softpro, the world's leading vendor of systems for capture and verification of handwritten signatures, and fraud prevention solutions, announced today increased activities in Latin America: Softpros new Regional Director South America Edson Fontenelle already has contracted a new major partners to drive Softpros E-Signing business to the next level. Softpro recognizes the growing importance of Latin America for its global presence and is setting a dedicated focus in its strategy

SOFTPRO North America: Rod Vesling appointed as President for E-Signature Soluti …

Softpro North America, the world's leading vendor of systems for capture and verification of handwritten signatures and fraud prevention solutions, today announced the appointment of Rod Vesling as President for E-Signing Solutions. In his former role Rod was the Senior Vice President and Officer for the Interlink Electronics eTransactions business unit. Rod was with Interlink for almost ten years and has gained the reputation of being one of the world’s

MEFTEC 2010: Softpro shows best practice in E-Signing and Check Fraud Prevention

It's one of the major IT-trends of the last two years: Handwritten signatures are embedded in more and more digital workflows to guarantee authenticity. Combining the benefits of biometric signatures and cryptographic techniques is becoming more and more widespread. The basic idea is taking signatures seriously and make signature biometrics meet digital signatures. In 2009 the European IT security association TeleTrusT has awarded its innovation award for best practice in

CeBit 2010: Softpro shows how to take signatures seriously

The Signature Professionals present state of the art in E-Signing and Check Fraud Detection It's one of the major IT-trends of the last two years: Handwritten signatures are embedded in more and more digital workflows to guarantee authenticity. Combining the benefits of biometric signatures and cryptographic techniques is becoming more and more widespread. The basic idea is taking signatures seriously and make signature biometrics meet digital signatures. In 2009 the

Softpro Signs Fifth Third Bank to FraudOne Software Suite

The Softpro Group announced today that its holistic fraud detection software suite FraudOne has been successfully implemented by Fifth Third Bank, a leading financial services company. "We are happy with the implementation of Softpro’s FraudOne software suite," states Debbie Kossuth, vice president, Director of Bank Protection for Fifth Third Bank. "The first few days in production have proven FraudOne to be an effective system." Promise kept: Check Processing security at a

Softpro's SignDoc: New Release for trustworthy e-Signing with handwritten signat …

BOEBLINGEN - More and more companies are embedding handwritten electronic signature solutions in their processes. Within the last 12 months SOFTPRO's E-Signing solutions were rolled-out in banks, insurances, at the POS in the retail sector, in the health, for service technicians and a lot of other purposes. The popular E-Signing solution SignDoc is now available in version 3 for download on Softpro's website www.signplus.com/doc for a free 30 days test

Netherlands Forensic Institute selects SOFTPRO as a partner to advance Forensic …

[THE HAGUE / BOEBLINGEN] Softpro, the world's leading vendor of systems for fraud prevention solutions, capture and verification of handwritten signatures, and the Netherlands Forensic Institute (NFI, www.forensicinstitute.nl), a departmental agency of the Dutch Ministry of Justice announce to partner in the research and development of innovative tools focusing on the science of verifying signatures. In the future the NFI might leverage Softpro's technology to aid forensic experts in detecting forgeries

CeBit: Softpro presents State of the Art in e-Signing and Check Fraud Detection

Fraud Detection and e-Signing specialist Softpro presents her solutions at the leading IT-event worldwide - Cebit. The Signature experts will showcase their holistic fraud prevention suite "SignPlus" as well as their next generation signature tablet "SignPad" at the Signature Pavilion in hall 17, stand G04 - along with their highly innovative end-to-end electronic account opening application. Signatures experience a comeback as they offer what Personal Identification Numbers (PINs) or other Biometrics

SOFTPRO: Ralph Maute and Ulrich Pantow define Product Strategy

Softpro GmbH, the world\'s leading vendor of systems for capture and verification of handwritten signatures, today announced the appointment of Ulrich Pantow as product manager for the Fraud Prevention Solutions portfolio. Mr. Pantow replaces Alain Sarraf who has taken over the position as Chief Technology Officer of the Softpro Group. Ralph Maute continues to manage Softpro\'s e-signing product suite. Maute and Pantow are now defining the company\'s product strategy and

RSA Conference 2008: Softpro presents Next Generation Signature Tablet

Signature Verification and Fraud Detection Detection Solution Specialist Softpro presents its Next Generation Signature Tablet at the RSA Conference in San Francisco. The company is exhibiting together with 13 other specialist in IT security in the German pavilion under the umbrella of \"IT security made in Germany\". The Signature experts will showcase their innovation in booth 1332 along with their newly released and highly innovative end-to-end electronic account opening application.

SOFTPRO: Alain Sarraf named new CTO

Softpro GmbH, the leading the worldwide leading vendor of systems for capture and verification of handwritten signatures, today announced the appointment of Alain Sarraf, 40, as Chief Technical Officer (CTO). In his new role he will be responsible for the company's product and business strategy as well as the entire technology areas such as development, professional services, and research. Sarraf joined Softpro in 2003. In his previous role with the

SOFTPRO: Founder Heinz Reschke returns as CEO

Softpro GmbH, the world's leading vendor of systems for capture and verification of handwritten signatures, today announced the appointment of Heinz Reschke, 60, as Chief Executive Officer (CEO). Reschke took over this key position at the company several weeks ago, receiving a very warm welcome of the Softpro team. In the meantime Reschke triggered a series of initiatives aimed at refocusing the company and providing enhanced customer experience as well

The usage of handwritten dynamic (biometric) signatures in the digital world - a …

Signature Verification and Fraud Detection Detection Solution Specialist Softpro outlines the status of Dynamic Signature Verification at BAI Retail Delivery Conference in Las Vegas, starting today. Signature Terminology There exists quite a lot of confusion around the terminology on “digital signatures” or electronic signatures. This presentation concentrates on the aspects of handwritten signatures digitized throughout the signing process - so called “dynamic” signatures (used herein after) which are also sometimes

Softpro and Wacom: First Customer for the Next Generation Signature Tablet SignP …

As the first organization worldwide, the Berliner Sparkasse will introduce the next generation signature tablet named SignPad in their primary process on a large scale. The SignPad tablet allows customers of the Berliner Sparkasse to sign their banking documents and transactions both digitally and securely. The device was especially developed for the digitizing of handwritten signatures in close co-operation with Wacom and Softpro. Beginning in December 2007, all 150 private

Frost & Sullivan Lauds SOFTPRO for Achieving Outstanding Customer Satisfaction

Based on its recent analysis of the dynamic signature verification market, Frost & Sullivan recognizes SOFTPRO GmbH with the 2007 Frost & Sullivan Customer Service Leadership Award for excelling in serving its customers and gaining superior customer satisfaction levels. The company's "Fraud Prevention Solutions" portfolio made up of the SignPlus product family (branded as FraudOne in the United States) provides a holistic approach to detecting and preventing fraud in paper-based

Innovation Award of DMS show for SignPad

SOFTPRO is proud to announce that its new "SignPad" signature tablet has received the “Innovation Award” at this year’s international "DMS", Europe’s leading trade show for document and enterprise content management hosted by the Koelnmesse. All registered visitors of the event were provided the opportunity to select their favorite innovation among 14 nominees. The trade show organizer reported a very active participation at the election for the award in 2007.

Focus on Fraud - Softpro's User Group Meeting sets milestones in Check Fraud Pre …

Record attendance at SOFTPRO's 3rd annual User Group meeting by the world's leading financial institutions confirms the event as a de-facto industry platform for combatting fraud in the banking sector. For the third time in a row, Softpro hosted its user group meeting in Las Vegas, Nevada. Industry leaders and innovators from the United States, Trinidad and Tobago and Jamaica gathered to exchange information and ideas about the latest trends

Excitement about Wacom’s new Tablet for Signature Capturing

At CeBIT, the World’s largest IT show – Wacom – the global market leader for pen tablets and interactive pen displays, will be demonstrating a prototype of an LCD-tablet that has been specifically optimized for the capturing of handwritten signatures. The device has so far exceeded the expectations of potential customers. Softpro, Wacom’s partner had the exclusive opportunity to introduce the new tablet to selected customers in the banking and

Seamless integration of Handwritten Signatures in Adobe Live Cycle

Adobe and Softpro enable fully electronic document workflow Signing electronic documents with a handwritten signature seems to be a contradiction in itself. However, only at first glance: The handwritten signature as a proof of authenticity is quickly being re-discovered as the enabler for user-friendly and efficient digital document workflows. Adobe and Softpro are proud to introduce “SignDoc for Adobe’s Digital Signatures”. The new offering enables the seamless embedding of digital

A2iA and Softpro Combine Technologies in Their First Globally Marketed Check Fra …

FraudOne/SignPlus Applications Leverage Handwriting Recognition and Signature Verification Tools [NEW YORK / PARIS / BOEBLINGEN] - 2006-09-07: A2iA and Softpro announced today the first collaboration to combat check fraud worldwide. The companies have pioneered a unique solution which will be marketed globally under Softpro’s FraudOne and SignPlus brands. The solution combines proven handwriting recognition, signature verification, and fraud detection technologies to create a holistic check fraud prevention solution for the