DIGITIZATION

Unlock the true value of content through Ninestars’ digitization and conversion solutions, to multiple devices and distribution-ready formats. The company brings customers opportunities to transform content into inclusive experiences across all media types.

Ninestars has the experience of working with the world’s leading libraries, content aggregators, enterprises, media & publication houses and governments on turnkey projects, enabling delivery of over 400 million pages in digital formats.

AchievementsTech Capabilities

Tech Capabilities

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The custom built solutions, developed in-house by Ninestars, use cutting edge technologies that embrace cloud and automation. The company’s end-to-end capabilities include solutions from content acquisition and digital conversion to cross platform delivery on digital devices – including smartphones, wearable devices, tablets etc.

Clips on Cloud

  • Flagship clipping platform
  • Platform enables distribution of workflow
  • Enables scalability & cost effective deliveries

StarView

  • First epaper...
  • Converts print inputs like Quark, Indesign and PDF to epaper form automatically
  • Publishes into web so that publishers monetize the print content
  • Ad layering and monetizing through E-paper

StarChive

  • Enables the conversion of historical and current newspapers
  • Intelligent digital repository that holds individual news articles, advertisements and photos
  • Archived content is accessed using the Web
  • Ecommerce transaction layer attached to the digital archives to monetize digitized content

StarDigital

  • Comprehensive multi-media content extraction, management and delivery system
  • Maximizes the value of print content
  • Increases content distribution through multiple channels
  • Delivery engine: Automates the process of publishing content to multiple platforms
  • Integrated subscription management system allows a publisher to offer a variety of subscription mechanisms for content
  • Support models such as guest subscriptions, premium subscriptions, pay-per-use and pay-per-content

Achievements

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  • 150 million historical newspaper pages digitized
  • 5 of Top 10 Indian newspapers and 14 of Top 100 global newspapers – customers
  • Digitization partner for Top 4 Content Aggregators
  • Over 274 Journals and 300+ newspaper titles digitized
  • Expertise in 17 languages, including many Asian languages
  • Historical newspaper archives for leading national and international dailies, Dating back to 1734.
  • Won the Best Software Application award for Chennai and Kerala Circles for Documentation on the Spot (DOTS, 2010)
  • Large-scale digitization for State and University Library of Aarhus, Denmark, National Library of Norway and National Library of Australia

DIGITIZATION

Unlock the true value of content through Ninestars’ digitization and conversion solutions, to multiple devices and distribution-ready formats. The company brings customers opportunities to transform content into inclusive experiences across all media types.

Ninestars has the experience of working with the world’s leading libraries, content aggregators, enterprises, media & publication houses and governments on turnkey projects, enabling delivery of over 400 million pages in digital formats.

Achievements

Tech Capabilities

Tech Capabilities

x
The custom built solutions, developed in-house by Ninestars, use cutting edge technologies that embrace cloud and automation. The company’s end-to-end capabilities include solutions from content acquisition and digital conversion to cross platform delivery on digital devices – including smartphones, wearable devices, tablets etc.

Clips on Cloud

  • Flagship clipping platform
  • Platform enables distribution of workflow
  • Enables scalability & cost effective deliveries

StarView

  • First epaper...
  • Converts print inputs like Quark, Indesign and PDF to epaper form automatically
  • Publishes into web so that publishers monetize the print content
  • Ad layering and monetizing through E-paper

StarChive

  • Enables the conversion of historical and current newspapers
  • Intelligent digital repository that holds individual news articles, advertisements and photos
  • Archived content is accessed using the Web
  • Ecommerce transaction layer attached to the digital archives to monetize digitized content

StarDigital

  • Comprehensive multi-media content extraction, management and delivery system
  • Maximizes the value of print content
  • Increases content distribution through multiple channels
  • Delivery engine: Automates the process of publishing content to multiple platforms
  • Integrated subscription management system allows a publisher to offer a variety of subscription mechanisms for content
  • Support models such as guest subscriptions, premium subscriptions, pay-per-use and pay-per-content

Achievements

x
  • 150 million historical newspaper pages digitized
  • 5 of Top 10 Indian newspapers and 14 of Top 100 global newspapers – customers
  • Digitization partner for Top 4 Content Aggregators
  • Over 274 Journals and 300+ newspaper titles digitized
  • Expertise in 17 languages, including many Asian languages
  • Historical newspaper archives for leading national and international dailies, Dating back to 1734.
  • Won the Best Software Application award for Chennai and Kerala Circles for Documentation on the Spot (DOTS, 2010)
  • Large-scale digitization for State and University Library of Aarhus, Denmark, National Library of Norway and National Library of Australia
enterprise_icon_1ENTERPRISE
Provide continually evolving products and solutions that cater to the disruptive world of work.

Clients Include

The enterprise digitization solutions are tailored for BFSI and governmental organizations. Ninestars has pioneered technologies by addressing future advancements as per regulatory requirements.

The company’s ongoing projects include the collection, scanning, digitization and verification of CAFs across locations, within the timelines and quality specified by regulatory authorities. Till date, Ninestars has delivered 120 million pages through this solution.

The solutions provided include –

  • Image matching tools that enable the elimination of duplication
  • Complete pre-press services provided to publishers and universities
media_iconMEDIA
Up to 100% automated tools and solutions to achieve highest quality and cost efficiency.

‘Smart digitization’ is the main focus, with the help of the IP-based tool SZOBEE: Developed in-house to digitize newspapers, magazines, images or documents from varied formats such as hardcopy originals, microfilm and microfiche, and true-to-print output.

Ninestars specializes in multilingual content digitization, with emphasis on Mandarin and Indian languages.

Some of the services offered include –

  • OCR processing – with 99.995% accuracy
  • Comprehensive content extraction, management and delivery
  • Structural analysis
  • Photo / image digitization
  • Descriptive metadata
  • Indexing
  • Ability to integrate eCommerce transaction layers
library_iconLibrary
Preservation of intellectual heritage for future generations, enabling real-time access.

Libraries, being important knowledge hubs, preserve, protect and disseminate invaluable content. Ninestars helps libraries to bridge the divide between preservation and providing access to the world’s intellectual heritage to their patrons from any demography instantaneously. Content is distributed in real-time, on multiple platforms / smart devices.

The company has partnered with some of the world’s leading libraries through their digital journey from curation and content digitization to consumption.

telecom_iconTELECOM
Pioneered CAF management solution with ISO 9001:2008 certification

Ninestars uses e-CAFEX a Van based mobile hub, Fleet on Street with a Smartphone based App for capturing CAFs (customer acquisition form) instantly and stationary hubs for high volume centers. This way the company meets TAT, quality and fulfils regulatory requirements with cloud based MIS reporting.

Ninestars has developed Photo de-duping solution for cellular operators. This solution helps cellular operators avoid unnecessary penalties levied by TRAI for using duplicate / forged photos by customers in CAFs.

Ninestars uses systems and procedures that are TUV and ISO 9001:2008 certified, making the company the market leader in comprehensive digitization solutions. Ninestars’ unique digital conversion technology already offers over 99.95% accuracy, and allows for large-scale semi-automated workflow. The company also has a robust disaster recovery plan in place to ensure data protection and uninterrupted service in the event of natural calamities.

Ninestars develops and implements high quality and cost effective solutions using rapid application development/innovative strategies. This ensures that clients can depend on a single, reliable partner for all their digitization needs instead of having to deal with multiple vendors and service providers.

Technology:

The Ninestars delivery system is a set of process and principles driven by the right people at the right time and equipped with the right technologies.

Open Up Solution – Ninestars has eight years of proven track record in providing end to end CAF management solution to cellular operators in India. Ninestars’ innovative Android App based CAF management solution has been in use for the past 4 years. Open Up enables customers to activate SIM cards within 4 hours because of Smartphone based Apps and robust workflow solution which integrates seamlessly with cellular operators’ backend document management system.

Sprint – In line with the latest DOT guidelines for managing CAFs Ninestars has developed SPRINT: Smart + Mobile solution with colour printing capability right from the Smartphone without any Laptop or desktop scanner. The mandatory guidelines from DOT requires color print outs, which Sprint provides. This solution also provides instant SIM activation and integrates into cellular operators’ backend document management system.

Photo and Data De-dupe – Photo De-dupe image platform uses distinct features to analyze visual contents and identify matching images. De-duping also helps in identifying images which are cross linked to wrong ones. This image matching platform is built to scale and can handle more than 200 million images. Data de-dupe identifies right fitment based on metadata say 9 plus connections, Grouping / segmentation etc.

SaaS Model / Analytics – Cloud workflow, Disaster management & BCP (Business Continuity Plan) which have helped Ninestars stand up to the December 2015 floods in Tamil Nadu. The model also enables:

  • Uniformity across all circles
  • PAN India/ Circle level/ Zone Level customized analytics
  • Cloud based infrastructure or installation & hosting of the system, server infrastructure and bandwidth at each circle office
  • No CAPEX only pay per use
  • Brings in the new concept of DMS activity

Achievements:

  • Timely customized automated data input to operators leading to focused revenue extraction
  • Increase in customer satisfaction; 100% adherence to documentation as per the TRAI Guidelines.
  • Warehousing of more than 40 million CAFs
  • Cloud based workflow technology leading to best Turn Around Time for instant activation
  • Appointment as an Authentication User Agency for the usage of Aadhaar Authentication Services provided by UIDAI
  • Providing Aadhaar Enabled Services to beneficiaries, clients and customers
audio_video_iconAUDIO/VIDEO
Transform content in any legacy format to digital formats of choice.

The Ninestars Digitization solutions for audio / video content includes the digital transformation of VHS tapes, V-Matic tapes, audio tapes, and celluloid tapes among others. The company also provides indexing and metatagging options, that optimize the search functionality.

media_iconMEDIA
Up to 100% automated tools and solutions to achieve highest quality and cost efficiency.

‘Smart digitization’ is the main focus, with the help of the IP-based tool SZOBEE: Developed in-house to digitize newspapers, magazines, images or documents from varied formats such as hardcopy originals, microfilm and microfiche, and true-to-print output.

Ninestars specializes in multilingual content digitization, with emphasis on Mandarin and Indian languages.

Some of the services offered include –

  • OCR processing – with 99.995% accuracy
  • Comprehensive content extraction, management and delivery
  • Structural analysis
  • Photo / image digitization
  • Descriptive metadata
  • Indexing
  • Ability to integrate eCommerce transaction layers
library_iconLibrary
Preservation of intellectual heritage for future generations, enabling real-time access.

Libraries, being important knowledge hubs, preserve, protect and disseminate invaluable content. Ninestars helps libraries to bridge the divide between preservation and providing access to the world’s intellectual heritage to their patrons from any demography instantaneously. Content is distributed in real-time, on multiple platforms / smart devices.

The company has partnered with some of the world’s leading libraries through their digital journey from curation and content digitization to consumption.

enterprise_icon_1ENTERPRISE
Provide continually evolving products and solutions that cater to the disruptive world of work.

The enterprise digitization solutions are tailored for BFSI and governmental organizations. Ninestars has pioneered technologies by addressing future advancements as per regulatory requirements.

The company’s ongoing projects include the collection, scanning, digitization and verification of CAFs across locations, within the timelines and quality specified by regulatory authorities. Till date, Ninestars has delivered 120 million pages through this solution.

The solutions provided include –

  • Image matching tools that enable the elimination of duplication
  • Complete pre-press services provided to publishers and universities
telecom_icon-1TELECOM
Pioneered CAF management solution with ISO 9001:2008 certification

Ninestars uses e-CAFEX a Van based mobile hub, Fleet on Street with a Smartphone based App for capturing CAFs (customer acquisition form) instantly and stationary hubs for high volume centers. This way the company meets TAT, quality and fulfils regulatory requirements with cloud based MIS reporting.

Ninestars has developed Photo de-duping solution for cellular operators. This solution helps cellular operators avoid unnecessary penalties levied by TRAI for using duplicate / forged photos by customers in CAFs.

Ninestars uses systems and procedures that are TUV and ISO 9001:2008 certified, making the company the market leader in comprehensive digitization solutions. Ninestars’ unique digital conversion technology already offers over 99.95% accuracy, and allows for large-scale semi-automated workflow. The company also has a robust disaster recovery plan in place to ensure data protection and uninterrupted service in the event of natural calamities.

Ninestars develops and implements high quality and cost effective solutions using rapid application development/innovative strategies. This ensures that clients can depend on a single, reliable partner for all their digitization needs instead of having to deal with multiple vendors and service providers.

Technology:

The Ninestars delivery system is a set of process and principles driven by the right people at the right time and equipped with the right technologies.

Open Up Solution – Ninestars has eight years of proven track record in providing end to end CAF management solution to cellular operators in India. Ninestars’ innovative Android App based CAF management solution has been in use for the past 4 years. Open Up enables customers to activate SIM cards within 4 hours because of Smartphone based Apps and robust workflow solution which integrates seamlessly with cellular operators’ backend document management system.

Sprint – In line with the latest DOT guidelines for managing CAFs Ninestars has developed SPRINT: Smart + Mobile solution with colour printing capability right from the Smartphone without any Laptop or desktop scanner. The mandatory guidelines from DOT requires color print outs, which Sprint provides. This solution also provides instant SIM activation and integrates into cellular operators’ backend document management system.

Photo and Data De-dupe – Photo De-dupe image platform uses distinct features to analyze visual contents and identify matching images. De-duping also helps in identifying images which are cross linked to wrong ones. This image matching platform is built to scale and can handle more than 200 million images. Data de-dupe identifies right fitment based on metadata say 9 plus connections, Grouping / segmentation etc.

SaaS Model / Analytics – Cloud workflow, Disaster management & BCP (Business Continuity Plan) which have helped Ninestars stand up to the December 2015 floods in Tamil Nadu. The model also enables:

  • Uniformity across all circles
  • PAN India/ Circle level/ Zone Level customized analytics
  • Cloud based infrastructure or installation & hosting of the system, server infrastructure and bandwidth at each circle office
  • No CAPEX only pay per use
  • Brings in the new concept of DMS activity

Achievements:

  • Timely customized automated data input to operators leading to focused revenue extraction
  • Increase in customer satisfaction; 100% adherence to documentation as per the TRAI Guidelines.
  • Warehousing of more than 40 million CAFs
  • Cloud based workflow technology leading to best Turn Around Time for instant activation
  • Appointment as an Authentication User Agency for the usage of Aadhaar Authentication Services provided by UIDAI
  • Providing Aadhaar Enabled Services to beneficiaries, clients and customers
audio_video_iconAUDIO/VIDEO
Transform content in any legacy format to digital formats of choice.

The Ninestars Digitization solutions for audio / video content includes the digital transformation of VHS tapes, V-Matic tapes, audio tapes, and celluloid tapes among others. The company also provides indexing and metatagging options, that optimize the search functionality.