Scan-Optics provides information management and imaging services for government, health care, insurance, assessment, service bureau and many different Fortune 1000 general-business applications throughout the world. Its scanner solutions employ high-speed document handling, OCR/ICR, 2-D barcode and color in-line recognition, image capture, ink jet printing, auto-feed with patented acoustic double detection and multi-pocket document sorting. The company s software solutions include key-entry, image-based data capture, and archive, storage and retrieval products for the processing health claims, tax returns, wage reports, invoices, educational assessments and order forms. Scan-Optics was founded in 1968 and maintains corporate headquarters in Manchester, Conn. The company has offices throughout the United States and maintains partnerships with distributors in more than 40 countries throughout the world.