Linux-LogoLaguna Hills, CA., July 21, 2015 – Ephesoft Inc., developers of the industry-leading Smart Capture® advanced document capture platform, today released the Linux edition of Ephesoft Community– the company’s free version of its advanced enterprise software for corporate and government document capture applications.

Ephesoft Community is 100% open source, free to download and free to use from Ephesoft. There are no license fees and support is provided communally among users; it is recommended for Linux developers and technical enthusiasts who wish to invest their time and resources in exploring the benefits of advanced document capture.

Ephesoft Community includes the Tesseract open source OCR engine, and supports file imports from other scanning applications and devices such as desktop scanners and networked, multi-function peripherals.

Ephesoft Community employs the same architecture and user interface as the entire Ephesoft Smart Capture® product suite, including Transact, Linux and Cloud Editions, which provide fully supported versions featuring dynamic batch classes, web services, mobile applications, fuzzy data capabilities and advanced analytics.

“The release of the Linux Community edition reinforces our commitment to open source technology,” explains Gary Saxena, Director of Product Engineering at Ephesoft. “Along with our commercial customers, community users provide valuable feedback which enables Ephesoft to continually develop innovative solutions for document capture and data extraction applications.”

For more details about Ephesoft Community, Linux Edition version 4.0, or to download the software, visit the Ephesoft Wiki

About Ephesoft:

Ephesoft, Inc. delivers our exclusive Smart Capture® intelligent capture technology on-premise or in a SaaS model. With a focus on efficiency and reliability, Ephesoft has crafted the next generation of intelligent document capture in a simple and cost-effective application.   Our superior classification technology allows organizations to automate and streamline mailroom processing and other document-based business processes. Ephesoft is headquartered in Laguna Hills, California, with regional offices throughout the US. Our EMEA operations are managed from Reading, England. The company is undergoing rapid growth and has customers in over 30 countries. To learn more, please visit or call 949-335-5335.


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