DISCUS OCR (Optical Character Recognition) is an add-on for DISCUS Desktop that enables the extraction of text from your image drawing using the leading OCR engine, OmniPage from Nuance and customized Google-based OCR technology.
For Auto Ballooning, DISCUS has combined customized Google-based OCR technology with unique image processing algorithms and our RADAR™ technology to identify, annotate and extract engineering requirements from PDF and TIFF drawings.
DISCUS OCR uses the RADAR™ recognition algorithm to automatically populate characteristic requirement data. When the original drawings are clear, RADAR enables the quick structuring of toleranced dimensions, not just text notes. DISCUS OCR provides you with control of the recognition process by allowing you to rotate and scale images before the recognition algorithm goes to work…