Riptide® Conversion Services

Output management for multi-channel delivery and print from ECMs

Riptide Conversion Services is a powerful solution for transforming documents between print stream formats such as AFP, Xerox DJDE or Metacode, Postscript, PCL and image formats. The most common use is to transform AFP and Xerox to PDF so that users can easily read documents in a web session without the requirement to use specialized viewers.

With support for a wide range of input and output formats, support for distributed server and mainframe operation systems, and multiple integration options, Riptide Conversion Services gives organizations the flexibility they need for their unique business requirements.

Riptide Conversion Services for Content Manager on Demand

This high fidelity and high-performance conversion module transforms print-streams such as AFP or Xerox (“DJDE” or “Metacode”) into viewable formats such as PDF.  It is typically integrated with ePresentment Server which manages connections and ensures flawless multi-threaded operation that provides scalability across thousands of users. Riptide Conversion Services for Content Manager OnDemand can also be integrated with Crawford’s PRO DD SDK as well as the IBM CMOD RESTify integration module or other applications and custom clients via a supplied SDK.

Riptide Conversion Services for Filenet

Riptide ConversionServices for FileNet is the IBM recommended replacement offering for the withdrawn FileNet Rendition Engine component.  It consists of a set of Microsoft™ -based services for high performance rendition and bundling of Microsoft Office and image formats into PDF, PDF/A, TIFF or HTML.  It is integrated with IBM Content Navigator via a supplied Plugin and operates on the server to free-up the user’s workstation.

  • Convert and merge MS Office Word, Excel and Powerpoint format files as well as image format files into PDF, HTML
  • Web service for integration within any application
  • Supports PDF or PDF/A output formats
  • Architected for high productivity including multi-threading capabilities
  • Does not require an additional license of MS Office


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Signed PDF

Easy-to-use tool that lets you automatically apply a digital signature to your PDF output.

Redaction Express

Tools that help protect against the inadvertent and unintentional release of confidential information.

Accessibility Express

Automate the conversion of documents to Accessible PDF, Accessible HTML5 and other accessible formats.

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We know that your success depends on more than high quality software. Our experienced professional services, training and support teams work closely with you to consult, customize, migrate, train and provide additional value-added services that ensure your implementation is efficient and productive. Our Document Accessibility Services and other Cloud based services deliver secure and scalable hosted solutions.

Crawford Technologies Professional Services staff are recognized for their in-depth knowledge and expertise in electronic document processing systems and applications. We provide a unique combination of knowledgeable IT professionals, industry-leading technology, and proven processes. We know what it takes to re-engineer documents and systems for optimal performance and profit.

Automate and streamline document Quality Assurance for all your Customer Communications. Monitor changes to your CCM software and document templates and reduce the risk of inadvertent errors.

We provide transcription, production, fulfillment and distribution of your critical customer communications at our secure facility. Our services include production of braille, large print, audio, e-text, and transcription to accessible PDF in multiple languages.

CrawfordTech Academy learning platform enables our customers to achieve maximum success with their communication production & delivery goals. Our experienced training professionals offer on-demand and instructor-led educational content that can be tailored to meet your specific requirements.

Once your Crawford Technologies solution is in place, you can count on our unparalleled support staff, who average over 10 years experience in the high-volume transactional print-stream industry. Our customers have given us a +73 Net Promoter Score®, an objective indication of the quality of our post-sales team.

CrawfordTech’s STEP™ Migration Services relies on superior technology, proven processes and skilled professional services to deliver fast, accurate and reliable content migration when upgrading or consolidating content repositories or archives.