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For twenty-five years, Laserfiche has invested heavily in the development of innovative ways to capture information as quickly and efficiently as possible. The Laserfiche Mobile iPhone app takes advantage of the iPhone’s touch screen, gesture recognition and high resolution interface to allows users to easily capture content from wherever they are.

As part of the Laserfiche ECM system, Laserfiche Mobile for iPhone provides an end-to-end solution that extends governance, risk and compliance standards all the way to mobile devices—distributing capture while maintaining auditability over all system interactions, even if they take place on a mobile device.


  • Provide secure, anywhere access to document images and metadata.
  • Create and upload new content from anywhere in the world.
  • Prevent bottlenecks in business processes.
  • Track and audit all mobile activity occurring in Laserfiche.

Offer Secure, Anywhere Access

As more and more content flows in and out of organizations of all sizes, it’s becoming harder and harder to optimize the decision-making process by getting the right information into the right hands at the right time—particularly when decision makers are travelling, meeting with clients or participating in industry events. With Laserfiche Mobile for iPhone, decision makers gain convenient, anywhere access to information stored in the Laserfiche repository—without sacrificing information security.

  • Gain instant access to document images, OCRed text and metadata.
  • Search for stored documents by field, entry name or full-text search.
  • View, print and e-mail documents right from your iPhone.

Quickly search for a document using text, metadata or document name.

Create and Upload Content from
Wherever You Are

Business leaders and other “road warrior” employees are busy, and they don’t always have time to log onto a computer to send important files back to the home office. Laserfiche Mobile for iPhone allows these employees to securely—and instantly—upload confidential or time-sensitive files such as contracts, agreements and presentations to the Laserfiche repository, granting their colleagues immediate access to this important information.

  • Upload photos of documents directly from your iPhone.
  • Produce clean, OCRed text that is instantly searchable with advanced image processing features.
  • Eliminate the cost of scanning and indexing paper and electronic files.

Create new documents by capturing new images with the iPhone camera or selecting existing images from the photo library.

Prevent Bottlenecks in Business Processes

Business can’t wait just because a key decision maker is out of the office. Laserfiche Mobile for iPhone ensures that business processes don’t come to a halt when employees are travelling by allowing them to participate in workflows from wherever they are. For example, financial advisors use Laserfiche Mobile for iPhone to initiate client agreements while they’re offsite, store the agreements in Laserfiche and have them automatically routed to the appropriate managers for review and approval.

Participate in collaborative business processes from the road, including:

Participate in workflow automation processes by accessing metadata fields.

Provide Iron-clad Security from
Mobile Devices

Striking the right balance between mobility and security can be a challenge. From an ECM perspective, the advantage of mobile technology lies in its ability to make information more accessible. At the same time, however, it’s difficult to control mobile content that rests outside an organization’s IT governance structure. Laserfiche Mobile for iPhone gives you the best of both worlds by providing a solution that combines the flexibility of mobile devices with the iron-clad security and audit-proof compliance associated with the entire Laserfiche ECM suite.

  • Constantly monitor document access and retrieval.
  • Enforce standard operating procedures even when employees are out of the office.
  • Underpin your information governance strategy with security features including role-based authorization, access control and Active Directory authentication.

Maintain auditability over all system interactions, even if they take place on a mobile device.


Remote and Mobile Work

  • Access any Laserfiche entry directly from the Apple iPhone.
  • Update metadata to start or progress a Workflow.
  • Scan remotely by capturing with the device camera.
  • Download and view Office documents and PDFs.


  • Search for metadata, document name, or full text.
  • Quickly browse through results with context hits to find the desired entry.

Image and Document Tools

  • E-mail links to entries directly from the Laserfiche repository.
  • Print documents to AirPrint printers.
  • Copy, move, rename or delete documents – securely and with auditing.

Additional Capabilities

  • Document imaging – automatic cropping, straightening, flattening of book pages, color removal and text generation.
  • Business process management (Laserfiche Workflow, Quick Fields and Agenda Manager).
  • Regulatory compliance and tracking (Laserfiche Audit Trail).
  • View and access records (Laserfiche Records Management Edition).

Installation and Support

Thin Client

  • Centrally administered IIS Server.
  • Access from Laserfiche Mobile app for Apple iPhone.

System Administration

  • Manage application settings through IIS and ASP.NET configuration.
  • Manage Laserfiche repository connections, watermarks and logging through the Web Access Configuration Page.


  • Authentication using Windows Authentication or other LDAP accounts.
  • Authentication using Laserfiche accounts.


  • Secure documents through access control lists and security tags.
  • Secure deletions per DoD 5022.22 M–compatible protocols.
  • Support for SSL secure communication.


Web Server Operating Systems

  • Windows XP (Service Pack 2), Windows Server 2003 (Service Pack 1), Windows Vista, Windows 7, Windows Server 2008.

Web Server

  • Internet Information Services (IIS).

Mobile Device Access

  • Apple iPhone iOS 4+


  • Windows Authentication, Active Directory, Kerberos, Laserfiche Authentication, LDAP.


  • VMware Infrastructure, VMware Workstation, VMware Server.

More about
Laserfiche Mobile

Laserfiche Mobile for iPhone, which includes a built-in demonstration, is available for free download from the Apple App Store. In order to accept connections from Laserfiche Mobile for iPad, Laserfiche Avante and Laserfiche Rio users with Web Access can download the free Laserfiche Mobile Add-On from the Laserfiche Support Site.

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