All posts by Faisal Khan

Faisal connects market and document trends with PDF technology. He leads brand development of PDF solutions and provides marketing insights to drive more effective strategy. In his free time, he enjoys playing video games, volunteering, hiking, photography and travel.

Evolution of the PDF

PDF use has grown exponentially over the years as it has become one of the most popular file formats on the net, only overshadowed by HTML. By one informal survey, PDFs consistently ranked as the highest looked-for document type via Google...

/ September 11, 2017

Bates Numbering – Time Saver for Legal Professionals

The Bates stamp got its name from a turn-of-the-century inventor, Edwin G. Bates. He patented a handheld stamping machine in 1891 used to number documents for easy identification and retrieval. Today, Bates’ numbering system is still in use, mainly in...

/ August 15, 2017

Mending Office Document Workflow

The benefits of office digitization are clearly defined: features such as scan-and-capture, enterprise content management (ECM), and e-Signatures are supposed to improve efficiency and reduce human error. Digitization is also purported to simplify regulatory compliance and document security. However, studies...

/ August 15, 2017

Take No Chances With eSigned Documents

eSignatures can help companies heed the competitive pressure to speed up transactions and find cost-efficiencies. According to industry-funded studies, these technologies accelerate document workflows and approval loops, cutting signature collection times from days to hours. In addition, an eSign solution...

/ August 15, 2017

Three Trends Towards Lightweight PDF Solutions

Since Adobe created the PDF file format in 1993, much has changed. Adobe itself has grown into a multinational company with a brand-name recognition that rivals that of giants such as Cisco and Intel. Its PDF software lines have similarly...

/ August 15, 2017