Appligent, Inc., founded in 1988, is one of the oldest and most innovative independent PDF technology companies, with customers across many industries including government, financial services, insurance, manufacturing, publishing, healthcare, education and legal.
We invented PDF redaction and form-flattening, and we were first to market with PDF-specific server applications for forms, stamping, appending, encryption and digital signatures, all available across many server OS platforms.
Our Professional Services unit expanded in 2009 when Appligent merged with Document Solutions, the first electronic document service bureau dedicated to PDF technology. With capabilities ranging from forms development to Section 508 compliance and remediation, scripting, disc development and high-resolution imaging, our professional services unit ensures that you get the most from your investment in document management.
Need customized software? Assistance with forms or PDF accessibility? Yes, we cover all your needs. Let us help you with:
- Server software for management and manipulation of PDF files on a server
- Desktop software for redacting, stamping, splitting and assembling PDF files
- PDF forms programming and development
- Document scripting automation and programming
- PDF accessibility and compliance with Section 508
- Consulting on PDF technology and content deployment
- Repurposing paper based content from books & magazines into high quality digital content
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Companies and Government Agencies in other countries can contact us directly by phone or e-mail or connect with one of our many resellers.
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Appligent Document Solutions has a simple objective: to provide enterprise-class software, services and support to organizations implementing PDF technology.
Our software ranges from desktop applications and plug-ins to server applications for high-volume, automated management of PDF workflows. Our products and services are used in thousands of different settings, from banking to the military, from publishing to food-processing.
Appligent was founded in 1988 as a company doing custom software applications. We have focused on PDF software development since PDF became available to developers in 1993. We’ve led the PDF space with key innovations in redaction, document security, form-flattening and other areas. Appligent was first-to-market with PDF redaction, Bates numbering, server based forms-processing, form flattening and more. Our software is highly scalable and provides extremely fast performance on the leading OS platforms.
Our Services are focused on the efficient use of PDF and range from remediation of PDF files for Accessibility and Section 508 compliance to PDF forms development and custom software development. In addition to our commercial software, Appligent continues to develop custom plug-ins for Adobe Acrobat for customers as well as develop custom applications and products. We can also provide training for in-house developers on using the Acrobat SDK. For a complete overview of our Services, please see the Services tab on our website.
Appligent Inc. employs a wide range of talented individuals in development, services and support roles.
Virginia Gavin is President & COO. Virginia has more than 30 years of management experience in healthcare and technology. She has been an integral part of the company since 1991 and is responsible for overall company management as well as Sales. Virginia is actively involved in local non-profit organizations. She is a past-President of the Lansdowne Economic Development Corporation and a Board member of the Lansdowne Symphony Orchestra.
Mark Gavin is Chief Technology Officer and software architect. His experience with PDF dates from 1993, the year PDF was introduced. Mark invented PDF redaction in 1997 and is also the creator of several other first-ever PDF applications, including Appligent’s SecurSign and FDFMerge, EMC’s Documentum IRM for PDF, and Liquent’s CoreDossier. Mark leads Appligent’s development team and has been active in the AIIM ISO Standards committees for PDF Reference (ISO 32000), PDF Archive (PDF/A ISO 19005) and PDF Universal Accessibility (PDF/UA ISO 14289).
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Kenneth Salter has been a Senior Software Engineer for Appligent for seven years. At Appligent, Dr. Salter has contributed to the engineering and programming of its software application products, focusing on information redaction technologies and on infrastructure common to many products. Before joining Appligent, Dr. Salter spent more than twenty years developing system software for Unisys Corporation.
Dr. Salter received engineering degrees from Lehigh University and a Ph.D. in computer science from the University of Pennsylvania. He is a Life Member of the Institute of Electrical and Electronic Engineers, a member of Eta Kappa Nu, and a Silver Life Master of the American Contract Bridge League. Dr. Salter resides in Pennsylvania with his wife, Mary, and their hibiscus plants, Lucy and Ethel.
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Robert Meyer is a Software Engineer with 35 years of experience in cross platform programming from VAX/VMS to Windows, UNIX and Macintosh. Bob has worked in a number of roles, including managerial, consulting and support. When not programming, he can be found playing rock & roll standards in local music venues.
Jeanne has worked closely with professionals in the legal, publishing and food safety industries as well as government agencies and a variety of small businesses to assist them in leveraging the power of PDF. She primarily acts as a project manager, but is involved with our services clients from the early stages of developing a solution, throughout the execution of that solution and provides ongoing technical support.
Greg Pisocky has been working with publishing technology since beginning his professional career in 1982 at Digital Equipment Corporation (DEC). He joined Frame Technology Corporation as a field service engineer. Frame was acquired by Adobe and Greg became a member of the Acrobat Sales Team. At the 2001 National Federation of the Blind Convention in Philadelphia, Greg was the first to publicly demonstrate Acrobat working with a screen reader. Working closely with Adobe Developers and the IRS, he was part of the team that created “talking PDF tax forms”. Greg also worked on the ISO PDF/UA Standard and the W3C’s ATAG 2.0 accessible authoring techniques standard. He worked in PDF accessibility at NetCentric Technologies and continues his involvement at Appligent.
Appligent Document Solutions software is available for purchase by calling us directly at 610-284-4006 or online using a major credit card at the Appligent Document Solutions Online Store. Our software is also available through our network of resellers.
Feel free to contact our expert Technical Support team with questions about our products before you buy.
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