Scientific Software Introduces Enterprise Content Manager

Jul 30, 2004

Scientific Software, Inc., a provider of enterprise content management (ECM) solutions, has announced a new ECM solution. Scientific Software Enterprise Content Manager (formerly known as CyberLAB ECMS) is designed to offer: management of both human-readable and raw data from analytical instruments and measurement devices (e.g. medical imaging/DICOM devices, chromatography systems, NMR, mass spectroscopy) as well as documents such as Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook emails, and images; PDF metadata extraction via the use of PDF Templates that extract text, fields, data from charts, graphs, or tables; support for the Adobe PDF file format, including electronic signatures, automated PDF rendering, electronic forms support, scalable vector graphics extraction, PDF metadata extraction, and desktop integration; secure access for everyone (SAFE) authentication based on PKI trust infrastructure for legally enforceable and regulatory compliant electronic signatures; "active archival" to permanent media (SAN, IBM Tivoli Storage Manager, EMC Centera, NTFS) and content storage virtualization; integrated records retention policies; and integrated business process management (BPM) functionality for workflow automation. Pricing for Enterprise Content Manager starts at $5,500 for a single server, 5-user system.