Introducing

Avivatech cash automation

A new software business for cash automation and check processing, combining the best of Digital Check and Benchmark

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Scanning the Red Planet

50 years after Mariner 9, you’d be surprised at how orbital Mars cameras work!

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Events Calendar Is Back!

Some live events return this summer and fall — hope to see you there!

Update: Enhanced Elite Series

General availability of our latest SmartSource Elite models is now worldwide.

The Zoom Effect

The payments industry could learn a big lesson about interoperability.

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Understanding Network APIs

When you would need a network-ready scanner over a regular one.

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The Stone Age of Scanning

How did scanners work before modern digital camera technology?

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Wear and Tear: Use Care

Ways to deal with torn or damaged documents without jamming your scanner.

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DCC Acquires Benchmark

Deal includes CashWare software platform for recyclers, cash automation

Keep it Clean!

Our resource hub for everything you need to keep your devices running smoothly.

What Are Those?

The reason for the little plastic tabs found inside your scanner track.

Digital Banking's New Normal?

Expert Q&A: Will digital adoption “stick” after COVID-19 runs its course?

A Mixed Batch 2-for-1

An ag supplier cleaned up its paperwork by scanning checks and full pages.

Image Survivable Features

What are they, and how do they improve your document security?

White Paper: The Re-Emerging Cheque

In certain developing countries, check usage has defied the global trend by staying flat or increasing over the past several years. We investigate the causes of this phenomenon.

A Ringing Endorsement

Our ultra-compact SmartSource Micro Elite is now available with a rear endorser!

Tommorrow's Branch Today?

How a small credit union in Iowa is using big-bank network technology.

Is it Really a Paper Jam?

Recurring “paper jams” on a check scanner often indicate another problem.

The "New" Connected Bank Branch

Networking is nothing new – but virtual desktops and barebones workstations are changing the way branches operate.   Part 1   Part 2   Part 3

CMP: Replacing Reader/Sorters

How a Mexican processor uses the Quantum DS to handle millions of payments.

All About MICR Printing

Where it came from, how machines read it, and why the fonts look so strange.

Say Cheese

Why the “camera” inside your scanner isn’t actually a camera at all.

Celebrating 60 Years

A look back at our history, from the analog era of the 1950s to the modern digital age.

Anchors Aweigh!

How sea shipping helped one of our partners in India come in on time and under budget.

Try, Try Again?

Why unreadable checks occasionally “fix themselves” when you re-scan them.

Another Award in Microfilm

Our ST Imaging division wins its 8th straight Platinum Modern Library Award.

Image Enhancement: Clear by Digital Check

Certain difficult-to-scan documents are notorious for causing unreadable images – but we’ve developed software that can clean them up automatically.

What's a Waffle Card?

Why we changed our cleaning cards,
and how the new versions are better!

Are You Networkable?

Our popular short video series about the networked bank branch! Play Episode 1

Cross-Border Clearing

A lot has changed to make it possible to clear Canadian cheques from the U.S.

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Branch ... of the Future?

Why right-sizing branches might be just as important as tablets and touchscreens.