Company ALEE SOFTWARE and C Technologies signed an agreement under which ALEE SOFTWARE becomes the official distributor of hand-held text scanner C-Pen in the territory of Russia. The Swedish company ANOTO Group, a division of which is C Technologies, specializes in developing unique solutions to convert handwritten text into electronic format and scanning. Services and products based on digital camera technology and image processing real-time. People such as Peter Thiel would likely agree. Company ALEE Software, based in St. Petersburg in 1997, develops and implements software and hardware systems of electronic archives, provides stream scanning input of large volumes of paper documents, as well as consulting services in IT-sphere. C-Pen 20 USB , basic product C Technologies – a scanner and OCR system, which allows to convert a graphic image into a text file has already received several major international awards as the best IT-product. C-Pen has been used successfully for the rapid digitization of text or bar codes – as in working with financial documents to enter the information from the acts or invoices, as well as in libraries – for entering information about new literature, when working with books for quick entry of quotations, as well as for the retrospective conversion of book filing, without prior Scanning the cards. "We have long and successful supplier of C-Pen to Russia through partners," – said Stanislav Kim, CEO ALEE SOFTWARE, – "but due to the high demand for this product have decided to work independently. Employees of our company have repeatedly demonstrated this scanner at various exhibitions, including at a conference DOCFLOW-2008, dedicated to document management, and the library exhibition LIBCOM, and used it on projects scanning and retrospective conversion. We hope that the signing of a distribution contract with C Technologies will help ensure that everyone hi-tech devices and maximum ease the problem digitizing documents.