Company>News : June 29, 2011
Caminova Announces That Foxit® Corporation, One of The World’s Leading PDF Technology Providers, Supports Caminova’s High Compression PDF (HC-PDF) Technology in the Newest Release of PhantomPDF™ Business.
Caminova’s Revolutionary HC-PDF Technology Provides MRC (Mixed Raster Content) File Optimization Specifically for PDF Compression Through DjVu® Segmentation.
Foxit Corporation, a leading provider of solutions for reading, editing, creating, organizing, and securing PDF documents, has now implemented Caminova, Inc.’s High Compression PDF technology within Foxit PhantomPDF™ Business 5.0. With over 100 million users worldwide, Foxit has become a popular and valuable alternative to other PDF software suppliers, such as Adobe®.
“We are pleased to offer Caminova’s DjVu – based HC-PDF technology, for its superior image-capture and compression capabilities. Our users can now benefit from Caminova’s compression technology which combines lightweight file creation with high visual quality,” commented Foxit’s SVP of Sales and Marketing, George Gao.
Caminova’s HC-PDF segmentation and compression technology meets 100% of the PDF ISO specification and can be viewed from any PDF viewer that supports standard PDF files. The HC-PDF technology will appear in Foxit PhantomPDF Business 5.0, a solution which enables quick and easy creation of professional looking PDF documents, highlighting and annotation capabilities, advanced editing capabilities, and high end security to safeguard sensitive information.
DjVu® is an open file format that contains segmentation technology developed by AT&T labs. DjVu is a process which segments a single image into three different layers, then compresses each of them optimally, according to their content. Caminova is the Exclusive Worldwide Developer and Distributor of DjVu Technology.
About Foxit Corporation
Foxit Corporation, a Microsoft Gold Certified Partner, is at the forefront of cost-effective electronic document solutions. Customers of Foxit’s award-winning products include major technology and healthcare companies, global financial services firms, and government agencies. Founded in 2001, Foxit Corporation believes in innovative, standards-based technology and unrivalled customer support, with a deep commitment to sustainable, environmentally sound products and services.
Caminova was independently founded to research and develop sophisticated technologies for the digital content and document imaging industry. It is the exclusive worldwide developer and distributor of DjVu technology and products. Established in 2009, Caminova is based in Tokyo, Japan and has a US Operations Center located in Seattle, WA USA.