eSignLive Widens Support & Increases Functionality with ApproveIt® Desktop 5.9

June 8, 2008
Already the most flexible and intuitive electronic signature solution for internal business processes, the latest version of ApproveIt Desktop adds support for Windows Vista and improves forms-based functionality. Montreal, QC, June 10, 2008 - The leading electronic signature provider, Silanis Technology, is pleased to announce the release of a new version of the company’s flagship product. ApproveIt Desktop® 5.9 ensures compatibility with the latest version of Microsoft Windows and improves usability with additional functionality. ApproveIt Desktop is a flexible and secure electronic signature solution that plugs into the most common document formats including MS Word, MS Excel, Adobe Acrobat, Adobe Accelio and IBM Lotus Forms. The solution uses a document-centric approach, embedding signatures within documents, facilitating integration with existing content management and workflow systems. Government and commercial organizations such as the US Army, and Kansas Department of Transportation are using Silanis’ desktop electronic signature solution to accelerate approval processes, eliminate the cost of distributing and storing paper documents, as well as gain real-time access to signed document from anywhere in the world. Millions of users electronically sign critical business documents including standard operating procedures, inspection reports, requisitions and employee reviews with ApproveIt Desktop. A major contributor to this widespread adoption of ApproveIt are intuitive solution features like sectional signing, revision signatures and secure printing which replicate the paper process, making e-signing easy. Responding to feedback from the user community, Silanis added even more functionality for electronic forms in the latest release: approval-related comments inserted as part of the signing process can now be included in printed copies; a print copy can be configured either to display the signature status or not; and signature blocks can be customized. ApproveIt Desktop is part of the ApproveIt E-Signature Platform, a suite of interoperable electronic signature solutions for internal, point-of-service and Web processes. Organizations that choose ApproveIt Desktop for their internal approval process needs do so with the confidence that the technology that will scale to address e-signing requirements across the enterprise. About Silanis Founded in 1992, Silanis Technology Inc. is the largest and most experienced provider of electronic signature solutions. More than 1,400 government and commercial organizations, representing two million users, depend on the company's solutions to accelerate operations, improve service and reduce costs. Silanis solutions not only eliminate the inefficiencies of paper; they provide reliable and auditable business records needed to demonstrate compliance with applicable laws, standards, regulations and policies.