Konica Minolta and Workshare Partner to Deliver MFD Connector at ILTACON 2015

By CIOReview | Wednesday, September 2, 2015

RAMSEY, NJ:  Konica Minolta Business Solutions (Konica Minolta), a leader in information management focused on enterprise content, technology optimization and cloud services, will be debuting a new product: Workshare, at The International Legal Technology Association (ILTACON 2015). Konica Minolta’s Dispatcher Phoenix, now includes the Workshare connector, making this unique software solution better able to automate handling and identification of documents, ideal for the legal vertical market. The Workshare integration will address information governance issues surrounding content management, including document placement into file collaboration systems.

Dispatcher Phoenix with the new Workshare connector integrates legal professionals’ document and record management workflows with multiple platforms including but not limited to Outlook and Microsoft Office. These workflows now seamlessly extend into Workshare’s file sharing infrastructure and features file comparison. The solution addresses the industry pressures head-on, regarding content security issues and an increased need for ‘fee earner’ productivity therefore reducing operating costs for legal firms. Hybrid and public cloud options include data location for North America, Asia, PAC and Europe.

“Legal firms are looking for innovative approaches to document collaboration, file sharing and record and document management workflows; together with Konica Minolta’s Dispatcher  Phoenix workflow automation product and partnership with Workshare, we have developed a solution to address these challenges firms are facing,” says Sam Errigo, Senior Vice President, Konica Minolta Business Solutions.

“We’re excited to forge this partnership with Konica Minolta,” commented Anthony Foy, CEO, Workshare. “By pairing Workshare’s market leading software suite with Konica Minolta’s capabilities, we aim to deliver the first integrated MFP, comparison and file sharing solution specifically designed to streamline and secure legal workflows."

ILTACON 2015 takes place from August 31–September 3 at Caesar’s Palace in Las Vegas, NV.