05/08/2019

VERSASCAN 4870 wins SGIA Product of the Year Award!

We are proud to announce that our double A0 flatbed scanner

VERSASCAN 4870

won the Product of the Year Award at SGIA 2018.

Every year this award is given to products in different categories. Our scanner won the award in the category “Large Format Scanners (Flat or Roll)”. We are extremely proud...

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07/22/2018

Maryland State Archive continous with SMA Products

Back in 2012 the State Archive Maryland, USA already bought a SCAN MASTER 0 3650. In 2018 another book scanner was bought. This time they opted for the SCAN MASTER 0 4838 – the other SMA A0 book scanner. The high optical resolution of 1200 x 600 ppi is the same in both units. The difference is only...

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03/07/2018

New Brunswick Provincial Archive increases its SMA portfolio

In spring 2017 the New Brunswick Provincial Archive purchased a SMA SCAN MASTER  0 4838.

About a year later the portfolio was expanded. They were so satisfied with the quality and performance of their SMA scanner that hey decided to purchase more SMA equipment. A VERSASCAN 4870 for large single...

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02/27/2018

North Carolina Department of Cultural & Natural Resources goes with SMA

The North Carolina Department of Cultural & Natural Resources has been a long-term client of SMA. They invested already in SMA equipment approx. 10 years ago.

In 2017 they bought a non SMA large format book scanner which they had to retire only after one year due to very poor performance. Because...

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02/08/2018

University Mainz, Germany buys SMA SCAN MASTER 1

At the beginning of the year 2018 a SMA SCAN MASTER 1 was installed at the Service-Center Digitization and Photo Documentation (SDF) of the Johannes Gutenberg University Library (JGU) Mainz. The decision for this system which should replace an old ProServ book scanner was influenced by several...

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