About The Document Doctor

Welcome to the Document Doctor.  One of the best ways to ensure a successful acquisition of advanced technologies for all parties involved is for consumers to be educated on the technology enough to ask the right questions, and take the proper steps.  The purpose of this blog is to cover topics related to OCR and Data Capture technologies and how to use them.  In doing so, empowering the market with the tools and best practices to make the purchase, integration, and use of these technologies as best as possible.


CVISION Technologies, Inc. is a leading provider of image compression, recognition technology, and PDF workflow applications. CVISION was founded in 1997 and is headquartered in New York City; the company currently has several thousand product installations. CVISION is a leader in PDF-based capture solutions worldwide boasting over 1,000 corporate clients, including many Fortune 500 companies. CVISION enables companies to efficiently manage their document imaging workflow.

CVISION is considered the world leader in both bitonal & color image compression licensing its technology to Adobe as part of the PDF Scan Library. CVISION’s software provides color image compression at a ratio of 100:1, and black & white compression at a ratio 10:1. CVISION converts PDF, TIFF, and JPEG files into compressed, Web-optimized and text-searchable PDF files.  The benefits from PDF conversion and compression include greatly reduced storage requirements, faster transmission, and substantially shorter download times.

ABOUT Chris Riley:

Mr. Riley is an independent industry expert in document recognition ( OCR, ICR, OMR, Data Capture ) and analytics technologies. Founder of LivingAnalytics, Inc., he lives and breathes technology and has been helping companies buy, use, and optimize these technologies given their business process and use case.  Chris’s focus on market education has helped expose underlying problems in the acquisition and use of advanced technology and has helped both end-users and vendors mitigate the challenges to achieving ultimate success. Riley has 12 years experience in this arena, owned three software companies, and obtained several technology and business awards.  He has three bachelors degrees in the area of Business Administration, Computer Science, and Mathematics, and holds certifications from the enterprise content management trade organization AIIM as “Enterprise Content Management Practitioner ( ECMp )” and “Information, Organization, and Access Practitioner ( IOAp )”.  Mr. Riley is a sought after speaker, and educator throughout the content gathering  and business intelligence space.

Find much more about document technologies at www.cvisiontech.com.