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Federal Agencies Digital Guidelines Initiative – FADGI Guidelines and Compliance

In 2007 the federal government agencies began a collaborative effort to articulate “common sustainable set of technical guidelines, methods, and practices for digitized and born digital historical, archival and cultural content.” This effort led to the creation of FADGI (Federal Agencies Digital Guidelines Initiative) standards—a four-star ranking system for image quality. Higher star ratings relate… Read more »

Looking Forward – Preparing for the Year Ahead

The COVID-19 pandemic has been a life-changing event for all our businesses and agencies. It has left businesses and agencies scrambling to pivot, while others have been forced to shut down entirely. If businesses have learned anything throughout 2020, it is that major changes could happen anytime and being well prepared is a crucial aspect… Read more »

Nintex RPA Changes the Game of Process Management and Automation

The term “Robotic Process Automation” is becoming more common in the IT marketplace. RPA is software technology which replicates how human beings use existing applications at the graphical user interface level for processing transactions, working with data and communicating with other enterprise systems. More simply, RPA is the use of software to handle repeatable tasks on the computer… Read more »

Konica Minolta Continues its Enterprise Content Management Expansion with the Acquisition of Quality Associates, Inc. and DocPoint Solutions

FOR IMMEDIATE DISTRIBUTION New Acquisition Delivers Additional Enterprise Content Management (ECM) Services and Expands the Company’s Footprint in Maryland, DC Area Ramsey, NJ – September 22, 2016 – Building on its strong imaging heritage and extensive experience in document and content management, Konica Minolta Business Solutions U.S.A., Inc. (Konica Minolta), today announced the acquisition of… Read more »

Document Imaging Report – QAI Helps Konica Minolta Increase ECM Footprint

Like most printer/multifunction (MFP) vendors, Konica Minolta is continuing to diversify its business to add more document-related solutions and services to its mix. The latest move is Konica Minolta Business Solutions U.S.A.’s acquisition of Fulton, MD-based reseller and service bureau Quality Associates, Inc. (QAI), along with QAI’s wholly owned SharePoint-focused subsidiary DocPoint Solutions. The QAI… Read more »

FedRAMP: Moving Federal Government Agencies to the Cloud

Like organizations in the commercial sector, government agencies are turning to cloud-based solutions to support information sharing across the enterprise in a more cost-effective, scalable and secure manner. This shift is due in part to the U.S. Government’s “Cloud-First” initiative. Issued in 2010, this policy aims to help federal agencies more rapidly realize the value of cloud computing by requiring… Read more »

Document Imaging Report – How DI’s Relationship with IT is Changing

WASHINGTON, DC—Throughout its history, document imaging has rightly been positioned as part of the IT market. After all, it involves hardware and software, as well as integration into existing IT environments. But, what if we were to tell you that paradigm is changing— that document imaging is evolving into the realm of business analyst software… Read more »

Quality Associates, Inc. Celebrates 30th Anniversary

Company marks three decades of delivering document management, business process outsourcing, archiving, quality assurance and scientific support services. Fulton, Md. – May 19, 2016 – Quality Associates, Inc. (QAI), a provider of enterprise-class services and solutions for content management, document imaging and ECM, announces the celebration of its 30th anniversary. Founded in 1986, QAI marks… Read more »

Quality Associates, Inc. Lands $5M Task Order Contract from the Office of Medicare Hearings and Appeals (OMHA)

Awarded under the GPO 951-M contract, this task order authorizes QAI to provide scanning, digitization and records management services to help OMHA preserve and manage paper files. Fulton, Md. – Feb. 11, 2016 – Quality Associates, Inc. (QAI), a provider of enterprise-class services and solutions for content management, document imaging and ECM, has won a $5 million task order… Read more »