News

2007

October 2007

SunTec delivers 5th edition of Chartered Secretary on CD, which contains 36 years' of Chartered Secretary Journals published by Institute of Company Secretaries of India. The project consisted of developing an Interactive CD Application (to organize, index and publish a large body of mixed content such as text, images, illustrations) and digitizing 36 years of journals (scanning, text & XHTML conversion, creating metadata and indexes). More details on this link.

August 2007

SunTec's Forms Processing division bags a project for fielding (adding interactive form fields to a PDF) about 4,000 forms from a US based firm specializing in business form and data collection automation software. The project requires forms acquisition, fielding the PDF forms (including advanced form fielding using Visual Basic and Java Script) and an elaborate QA/QC process to populate and the PDF Forms.

Despite many unforeseen challenges, SunTec has implemented systems and core processes to ensure top notch results. We did this by setting up a dedicated team of 50+ full-time staff to meet the strict turnaround and quality requirements of this important project.

July 2007

The Norwegian Library of Talking Books and Braille (NLB) executes an agreement with SunTec's XML conversion division for the production of text in DTBook format from print originals. NLB produces books in the DAISY format.

DTBook format (Digital Talking Book) : The new file format is based on an ANSI NISO standard and the text portions of it are referred to as Digital Talking Book (DTBook), an XML standard coordinated by the DAISY Consortium and the Library of Congress' National Library Service for the Blind and Physically Handicapped (NLS).

The non-profit DAISY Consortium is promoting DAISY XML standards throughout the world. SunTec is providing conversion to DTBook, beginning this year to TPB and NLB.

April 2007

SunTec's eLearning division has bagged a year-long project to deliver e-learning modules for a Fortune 100 company. The project involves creating a storyboard, script writing, and Flash animations.

February 2007

The Swedish Library of Talking Books and Braille (TPB) executes an agreement with SunTec's XML conversion division for the production of text in DTBook format from print originals. TPB produces in the DAISY format, and is a member of the board of the DAISY Consortium.

The agreement is made for:

  • Scanning of print originals
  • OCR and proof-reading text
  • Scanning and correction of images
  • Mark up in accordance with the DTBook standard - including markup of mathematics, physics and simpler chemistry

January 2007

SunTec's Document Imaging and Indexing Services division has secured a project to digitize 90 years of journals for a government body in UK . The project to be completed within 12 weeks will require converting archives for use in a digital library. The job will involve scanning, indexing OCR and XML tagging the archives, some of which are very old and fragile .