CeBIT Media Release

Xcallibre marks the spot at CeBIT 2008 in Hannover, Germany (4-11 March 2008). The larger-than-life Hannover Fairground has been the home of Europe’s leading technology fair since 1986. Some 77 countries exhibiting in a little more than 280 000 square metres of exhibition space, with more than 6 000 exhibitors and approximately 500 000 technology and gaming enthusiasts made CeBIT a resounding success yet again. Xcallibre, together with nine other selected proudly South African companies was part of the DTI national pavilion. With our simple, yet advanced technology approach, it was no wonder that Xcallibre was able to attract the business-minded people who are always striving to improve their business processes. Through CeBIT, we were able to establish new business relationships with the national and international markets. Many described us as, “Forms processing at its finest.” CeBIT served as the ideal platform for Xcallibre to introduce itself in this fast pace and ever changing...

Digital communication with pen and paper – PositionIT

The paperless work environment has been a much vaunted ideal that has been in vogue for some time now. However, businesses still rely heavily on paper and pen in their work processes. Most businesses are wary to make the shift, both mentally and physically, due to legal and cost considerations, delaying the implementation of this utopian ideal. However handling data captured on forms results in costly delays, often resulting in inefficiencies and poor resource mining. A new way of integrating the physical data into the electronic infrastructure of businesses is set to revolutionise the way data is captured, stored, shared, evaluated and retrieved. The Durban-based ICT company, Data World, has introduced the Digital Pen and Paper (DP&P) using Anoto Functionality in a diverse range of market sectors in Africa. The technology brings together digital communication and handwriting, putting the power of digital communication into pen and...