Press Release

VISIONEER ANNOUNCES FIRST GSA/TAA COMPLIANT MOBILE DOCUMENT SCANNER

New Patriot RoadWarrior Allows Government Agencies to Scan and Locate Receipts, Business Cards and Documents in the Field

 

PLEASANTON, Calif.  - September 26, 2007 - Visioneer, Inc., a leader in intelligent imaging solutions, today announced the Patriot RoadWarrior, a powerful and easy-to-use GSA/TAA-compliant mobile scanner for government agencies.  The Patriot RoadWarrior, priced at only $249.99, is designed to handle the document imaging needs for a broad range of government applications.  The Patriot RoadWarrior includes software that enables scanned documents and receipts to be easily organized, shared and searched. The new scanner complements Visioneer’s complete Patriot product line that spans the workgroup to production segments for U.S. Government agencies and private sector users who require trade compliant products that are fast, cost-effective and easy-to-use.  Utilizing Visioneer’s patented AutoLaunch™ technology, scanning begins by simply inserting the document into the Patriot RoadWarrior scanner.  The document is delivered to nearly any application, folder or device through seamless integration with Visioneer OneTouch®.

“The Patriot RoadWarrior is the lowest price mobile scanner to include a full software suite that can create text searchable PDF files and our customers in the armed forces find this feature extremely useful,” said Bill Kouzi, Senior Vice President of Sales and Service at Visioneer.

Visioneer Patriot RoadWarrior - The Solution for a Paperless Road

The combination of size, mobility and software allow the Visioneer RoadWarrior to be the perfect traveling companion for users who need to scan many different documents in many different locations.  Based on Visioneer’s award-winning Strobe design, the Patriot RoadWarrior is a fast, mobile scanner that measures only 2” x 1.5” x 11.4” and weighs a mere 10 ounces. It has a resolution of 600 x 1200 dpi with 36-bit color and users can scan regardless of location because it is powered through the USB port. It also incorporates Visioneer’s patented AutoLaunch technology that automatically begins the scanning process when a document is inserted into the scanner.

The Patriot RoadWarrior is designed to automatically convert, at the user’s option, any scanned item into a text-searchable Adobe Portable Document Format (PDF) file (the government’s preferred file format) while maintaining the visual integrity of the original document.

Scanner Specifications

The Patriot RoadWarrior scanner comes with a robust software bundle for mobile professionals. The scanner includes:

  • Nuance PaperPort is an award-winning document management software that provides the fastest way to scan receipts, expense reports, documents, and photos to create electronic expense reports ideal for electronic submission, record keeping and retrieval.
  • Nuance OmniPage is a precision OCR analysis software with advanced layout detection and logical form recognition, which allows users to create Text Searchable PDF files without having to retype them.
  • NewSoft Presto! BizCard software reads and imports business card information with accuracy and imports them to your favorite contact manager, PDA or smart phone.
  • Google Desktop and Google Earth will bring out the RoadWarrior in you whether you’re trying to locate a file on your PC, the internet or locate yourself anywhere on the planet.
  • Visioneer’s award-winning OneTouch software and TWAIN and WIA drivers.

Minimum System Requirements

Minimum system requirements are a Pentium IV or equivalent processor or higher and Windows 2000, Windows XP or Windows Vista, 512 MB of RAM (1 GB for Vista), 350 MB available hard disk space, a CD-ROM drive and a USB port.

RoHs Compliance

In an effort to meet the RoHS environmental requirements (Directive 2002/95/EC on the Restriction of the Use of Certain Hazardous Substances), Visioneer’s entire Patriot line exhibits lead-free power supplies, motherboards and chassis. The directive requires that electronics products shipped in the European Union (EU) eliminate or minimize several chemical compounds, including lead and mercury.

Price and Availability

The Visioneer Patriot RoadWarrior is currently available at a suggested retail price of $249.99in the United States through distributors such as Cranel, D&H, Ingram Micro, NewWave, OL Solutions, Tech Data, Wynit, solution providers (VARs) and online retailers.  All Visioneer and Xerox DocuMate scanners are now available in Mexico through CompuCenter de Mexico.Qualified government and education customers are eligible for the Visioneer government discount of 5% through all authorized VARs and distributors. For product support and more information on Visioneer scanners, visit www.visioneer.com.

About Visioneer

Visioneer provides a broad range of scanning solutions for the desktop, distributed and departmental document imaging markets as well as the mobile and remote business scanning segments.   In 2003, Visioneer combined its leading scanner technology with the Xerox brand recognition to develop the Xerox DocuMate product line.  Visioneer and Xerox DocuMate high-performance business scanners and imaging software solutions offer users speed, image quality, advanced paper handling and ease-of-use with exclusive Visioneer OneTouch™ technology.

These products have received numerous awards including AIIM Best of Show in 2004 and 2005, as well as consecutive PC Magazine Editors’ Choice Awards in 2005 and 2006.  For additional information on Visioneer and Xerox scanning solutions, visit www.visioneer.com or www.xeroxscanners.com.

Visioneer offers both product lines under a single reseller partners program. The 20/20 Perfect Vision program optimizes VAR margins and sales opportunities through volume incentive rebates, sales support and marketing tools. Additional information can be found at www.visioneer.com/2020.

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Media Contact:

Danielle Cook, 925-251-6350   dcook@visioneer.com

 

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