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15 12 2008

DRS e-Marker® has been piloted by Polish examination board

DRS e-Marker® has been successfully piloted by Polish examination board, Centralna Komisja Egzaminacyjna (CKE), marking the start of an international roll out of the education data capture specialist’s electronic examination marking solution. 
12 12 2008

DRS delivers fifth STV by-election in Scotland

“As the complex single transferable vote system was used for this by-election, electronic counting was our best option. It allows us to produce a result more quickly and more accurately than would ever be the case with manual counting.”
10 12 2008

Polish awarding body delegation visits Milton Keynes based DRS

A Polish examination delegation was in Milton Keynes last week to learn how a move towards electronic marking has been instrumental in improved accuracy within the UK examination marking process.
18 11 2008

DRS announce sponsored AQA award winner

As the Assessment and Qualifications Alliance’s (AQA) technical partner, DRS is pleased to announce Chesca Veal as the winner of this year’s AQA Mathematics & ICT award.
07 11 2008

DRS e-Counting delivers complex STV Scottish by-elections in record time

“This is the second time we have used the DRS e-Counting system for a by-election and yet again it has proved to be a huge success. For this sort of election, electronic counting allows us to produce a result more quickly and more accurately than would ever be the case with manual counting.”
24 10 2008

DRS scoops Hardware Product of the Year Award

DRS’ flagship PhotoScribe® PS960 scanner scooped Hardware Product of the Year award at last night's presigious 2008 DM Awards.
13 10 2008

DRS to present at international educational event in Kuala Lumpur

Global data capture specialist DRS are to host a workshop at BES Asia, the international educational event incorporating all aspects of education services and resources including continuing professional development, vocational training, school management programmes and e-Learning. 
24 09 2008

DRS e-Counting delivers again in Scotland

DRS e-Counting solutions have once again delivered results efficiently and effectively in Scotland, this time in the Baillieston Ward by-election. 
15 09 2008

DRS shortlisted for five Document Management Awards

DRS, the global data capture specialist, has been shortlisted in five categories of the prestigious DM 2008 Awards including Product of the Year and Company of the Year.
21 08 2008

DRS called as trusted advisor at United Nations census workshop in Bangkok

Global data capture specialist DRS has been invited to present at the United Nations regional workshop on census data processing, contemporary technologies for census data capture and data editing in the context of the 2010 World Programme for Population and Housing Censuses.
14 08 2008

World Challenge document & data processing levels up by 300 percent thanks to DRS DocXP

The original schools expedition company, World Challenge, has deployed DocXP, an intelligent document and data capture solution provided by global data capture specialists DRS, to improve efficiency.
11 08 2008

Peladon Software’s Automated EOB Processing Solution Chosen by HRA Medical Management

Peladon Software, a prominent developer of automated capture and document processing solutions, today announced that HRA Medical Management, Inc. has licensed DocXP to automate the processing of Explanation of Benefits (EOB) forms and other medical records.
06 08 2008

Peladon Software Announces Reseller Agreement with Datanet Solutions

Peladon Software, a prominent developer of automated capture and document processing solutions, today announced that Datanet Solutions, Inc., a prominent Laserfiche® reseller, has signed an agreement to resell Peladon’s complete suite of DocXP products.
25 06 2008

Peladon Software Partners with Laserfiche®

Peladon Software, a prominent developer of automated capture and document processing solutions, today announced it has signed a Professional Developer Partnership™ Program agreement allowing the integration of its complete line of DocXP products with the Laserfiche 8™ document management software suite.
24 06 2008

Trusted advisor to the UN – DRS is called for support

Global data capture specialist DRS has been invited to present at a series of international workshops by the United Nations Statistics Division (UNSD).  As a trusted advisor, DRS will be delivering presentations on Optical Mark Recognition (OMR) and Intelligent Character Recognition (ICR) data collection technologies and techniques.
20 06 2008

Peladon Software Signs Reseller Agreement with ECS Imaging

Peladon Software, part of the DRS Group and a prominent developer of automated capture and document processing solutions, today announced that ECS Imaging, Inc. has signed an agreement to resell the complete line of Docproducts. 
21 05 2008

Wolverhampton City Council pilot DRS attendance solution

DRS, the cutting edge e-Registration technology provider, is to pilot an attendance solution with the Beacon Council award winning 14-19 Development Team of Wolverhampton City Council.  The pilot aims to track and monitor attendance for students attending learning at more than one institution, whether it is a school, college or work based learning (WBL) provider.
21 05 2008

Peladon Software Partners with DTC Technologies

Peladon Software, a prominent developer of automated capture and document processing solutions, today announced that DTC Technologies, Inc. has signed an agreement to resell its complete line of DocXP products.

09 05 2008

DRS announces winner of AIIM Roadshow Prize Draw

DRS is pleased to announce the winner of its DocXP prize draw, which took place at last week’s AIIM Roadhow's. Many congratulations to Graham Lovell of Canada Life who will receive a fantastic experience voucher worth £100.
23 04 2008

DRS has signed Sire Technology Ltd as its first UK reseller for DocXP

Global data capture specialists, DRS has signed Sire Technology Ltd as its first UK reseller for its intelligent document and data capture solution, DocXP.  IT solutions provider Sire Technology is a specialist in document management and automation of business processes and having carried out a full review of the document and data capture market, it was keen to integrate DocXP into its product portfolio.
17 04 2008

Peladon Software Signs Reseller Agreement with eDocSecure

Peladon Software, a prominent developer of automated capture and document processing solutions, today announced that eDocSecure, Inc. has signed an agreement to resell Peladon’s entire DocXP product suite. 
27 03 2008

Peladon Software’s Automated EOB Processing Solution Chosen by Janzen, Johnston & Rockwell Emergency Medicine Management Services

Peladon Software, a prominent developer of automated capture and document processing solutions, today announced that Janzen, Johnston & Rockwell Emergency Medicine Management Services, Inc. (JJ&R) licensed DocXP to automate the processing of Explanation of Benefits (EOB) forms and other medical records.
11 03 2008

Cambuslang Ward By-election

DRS e-Counting technology was deployed to process the complex STV Cambuslang Ward by-election on Thursday 6th March.  DRS e-Counting technology successfully processed the ballot papers within just 25 minutes, capturing each preference from every valid ballot paper.

19 02 2008

DRS appoints Friday’s Media Group to handle its PR

Global data capture specialists, DRS has appointed Friday’s Media Group to promote the Company’s extensive expertise in document design, printing, forms scanning, software, logistics, project management and consultancy.

18 02 2008

Barnet College leads FE sector with DRS e-Registration system

In a first across the Further Education sector, Barnet College is to implement an e-Registration system to increase efficiency and ultimately save the college time and money.

18 02 2008

Global data capture specialists, DRS launch new solutions focussed website

In light of market trends and developments, global data capture specialists, DRS has launched a brand new solutions focussed website. 

12 02 2008

DRS in support of real-time access to attendance information for parents

DRS fully supports the important steps being taken by the Government to provide parents with invaluable information about their children through the use of technology.