Following new BCS-2® products are available: 

  • BCS-2® Express for self service areas
  • BCS-2® Office for standardized workflows
  • BCS-2® Professional for complex workflows, indexing and (post) processing

Features

Scan/Digitization BCS-2®

Express

BCS-2®

Office

BCS-2®

Professional

BCS-2®

Classic

Format Selection        
User defined format T  
Format up to DIN A1        
DPI-Selection        
Brightness Control        
Contrast Control        
Colour Selection (b/w, grayscale, colour )        
Thumb Removal        
Anti-Reflection        
Foot pedal        
Device Buttons        
Select left/right side        
Selection Simplex/duplex        
Live-View        
Notes to the table above:

  •   The settings are hardware / model-dependent.
  •   “T” corresponds to “test phase”.
 Functions

 

BCS-2®

Express

BCS-2®

Office

BCS-2®

Professional

BCS-2®

Classic

Image-Processing
Despeckle        
Erase    
Mask        
Page Splitting        
ImagePlus 1)        
Image-Parameter (Processing with Preview)    
Manual Segmentation/Multi Masking      
Automatic Segmentation/Multimasking  
Clipping  
Watermark/ Endorser T T  
Zoom        
Standard-Binarizing      
Professional-Binarizing  
Sharpen Image  
Mirroring  
Rotation        
Inverting        
Automation/Workflows
Transactions-Codes        
Keyboard macros        
Batch-Processing Option  
Operation 2)
Touchscreen      
Mouse        
Keyboard        
Scanpad        
Panel Scanner      
Notes to the table above:

  • “T” corresponds to “test phase”.
  • “Option” corresponds to “additional charge”
  • 1) The multi-function “ImagePLUS” consists of the automatic correction of the reading direction, the skew and the black boarders.
  • 2) The settings are hardware / model dependent.
 Indexing BCS-2®

Express

BCS-2®

Office

BCS-2®

Professional

BCS-2®

Classic

Tesseract-OCR Option  
ABBYY-OCR Option Option Option
Zonal OCR Option   Option
IndexSuite (Job, page) Option   Option
Barcode Recognition Option Option Option
Recording Structural Data Option   Option
Image- Source Data    
Metadata-Recording Option  
Metadata-Enrichment
ALEPH Option Option Option
GND Option Option
OAI Option Option
SRU Option Option
SUNRISE Option Option
Notes to the table above:

  • “Option” corresponds to “additional charge”.
Export BCS-2®

Express

BCS-2®

Office

BCS-2®

Professional

BCS-2®

Classic

Storage-/ Export formats
TIFF, MTIFF        
JPEG, PNG        
PDF       Option
PDF/A, searchable PDF Option Option Option
ZIP      
XML, TXT     Option
METS/MODS    
Output targets
USB        
E-Mail/Outlook        
Print        
Local file system        
FTP/SFTP Option  
Cloud Option  
Interfaces to presentation systems
Goobi Option Option Option
Kitodo Option Option Option
MyBib eL® Option Option Option
 Notes to the table above:

  • “Option” corresponds to “additional charge”.
Applications BCS-2®

Express

BCS-2®

Office

BCS-2®

Professional

BCS-2®

Classic

Application examples
Goobi Presentation n. a. Option Option
Kitodo Presentation n. a. Option Option
MyBib® Document delivery n. a. Option Option Option
MyBib® Catalogue enrichment n. a. Option Option Option
MyBib® Mass digitization n. a. Option Option Option
 Notes to the table above:

  • “Option” corresponds to “additional charge”.
  • „n.a. “ corresponds to “not applicable”.
Billing/Authentication BCS-2®

Express

BCS-2®

Office

BCS-2®

Professional

BCS-2®

Classic

billing systems 1)        
Hoer-Muenzer Option     e. o. l.
Cash journal Option      
PaperCut Option      
Schomäcker-Card RS250 Option     e. o. l.
authentication      
ALEPH User administration Option Option Option e. o. l.
Gemalto Option Option Option e. o. l.
LDAP Option Option Option e. o. l.
PaperCut Option Option Option e. o. l.
SIP2 Option Option Option e. o. l.
SLNP Option Option Option e. o. l.
 Notes to the table above:

  • “Option” corresponds to “additional charge”.
  • „e.o.l “ corresponds to “end of live”.
  • 1) The connections are hardware/model-dependent.
Excerpt of available options BCS-2®

Express

BCS-2®

Office

BCS-2®

Professional

BCS-2®

Classic

Management Functions
Job Administration (incl. Job indexing) Option    
Image-Import      
Image-Export      
WorkflowSuite (ExportSuite/Transfertargets) Option   Option
Batch processing (several Images/Job) Option   Option
ReportSuite Option Option Option
More
Barcode-Suite Option Option Option
OCR-Suite incl. OCR Option  
ABBYY OCR Option Option Option
 Notes to the table above:

  • “Option” corresponds to “additional charge”.
Installation BCS-2®

Express

BCS-2®

Office

BCS-2®

Professional

BCS-2®

Classic

Installation time approx. 10 min 10 min 10 min 10 min
Installation requirements        
Windows (recommendation) 7, 8.1, 10 7, 8.1, 10 7, 8.1, 10 7, 8.1, 10
PC minimum 4 GB RAM 4 GB RAM 4 GB RAM 4 GB RAM
Screen > 17 Zoll > 17 Zoll > 17 Zoll > 17 Zoll
Configuration BCS-2®

Express

BCS-2®

Office

BCS-2®

Professional

BCS-2®

Classic

Workflows Option   Option
User interface      
Start screen  
Language selection        
Disclaimer  
Scope of functions    
User help      
 Notes to the table above:

  • “Option” corresponds to “additional charge”.

Note to all displayed overviews /tables

  • BCS-2® Classic is the first generation of the scan software for digitizing and post-processing bound and printed material of all types. With a valid maintenance and support contract the continuance of this product is protected until 2025.
  • Technical changes, errors and printing errors reserved.