Scanning & Digitization

We are engaged in all forms of document digitization, image scanning & data capture. From microfilm / microfiche and aperture card scanning, to automated invoice processing, through to large format scanning and everything in between, we process well over a million pages a month on site or in our client’s offices.

We have decades of experience, highly knowledgeable staff and scalable capacity. With clients from virtually every industry, we are used to tight turnarounds and can provide the software, hardware, and personnel to assist with backfile conversion or document digitization, freeing you to concentrate on your business.

What’s New at Micro Com Systems Ltd.

Document Preparation, What Is That, and What’s the Deal With All the Tape?

Much like tackling a home renovation painting project, preparation is the key to ensuring a satisfying result. Walls must be cleaned, degreased, holes filled, sanded and primed before a new coat of paint can be…

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The Difference Between Bottles of Fine Wine and Rolls of Microfilm, and Most Importantly, How to Tell Them Apart.

People are often confused by these two items, so it’s high time someone takes the time to point out the major differences. Older, rare wines are a delight in every sense of the word. They…

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Here’s Something You Don’t See Every Day, a Conversation About Storage Boxes!

Just like every type of facial tissue is referred to as a Kleenex™, or a tube containing lip balm a Chapstick™, proprietary eponyms are present in the scanning business too. Since the dawn of time,…

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Scanning Services For Historic Museum Artifacts

Can You Digitize a Stone Tablet? Over the years (decades?) we have been asked if we can scan some very interesting things. One of a kind artwork, yes, but it makes us incredibly nervous. Linen…

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Contex Large Format Scanner Sale in Vancouver BC to SFU Archives & Records Management Department

Interview with Matthew Lively, by Quinn Diepold, Micro Com Systems Ltd. May 2022 QD-Matthew, what is your title here at Simon Fraser University? ML-Archival Technician | Archives and Records Management Department QD-How long have you been…

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