Plustek Technology ( — a manufacturer of
consumer, prosumer, professional and office imaging devices
(including portable scanners, sheet fed/flat bed scanners, wide
format scanners and IP cameras) — has announced that the SmartOffice
PS282 Scanner — which has a list price of US$399 — is now certified
for use with Kofax VirtualReScan (VRS) and compatible with other
Kofax software ( such as Kofax Capture, Kofax
Express and any other application supported by Kofax VRS.

Kofax VRS helps the Plustek SmartOffice PS282 reduce the time
involved in manual document preparation and enhances the quality of
scanned images, enabling faster processing, fewer data errors and
increased productivity for organizations in paper-intensive business
environments, according to the folks at Plustek. The SmartOffice
PS282 is a compact high-speed sheetfed scanner.

Features include 600-dpi resolution, a scanning speed of 25-ppm and
full color duplex scanning (25ipm) of any media up to the thickness
of a credit card (such as embossed insurance ID cards and driver
licenses). The SmartOffice PS282 Scanner also features an integrated,
50 sheet auto document feeder (ADF). With the searchable PDF feature,
businesses can archive documents, making record keeping and file
maintenance a snap.