Leading digital pen and ink
technology for business.
In-person interaction and handwritten forms with signatures are still a key part of the customer experience, even in our digital age. Wacom bridges the gap between digital business processes and familiar handwritten inputs with a unique combination of digital pen and ink technologies. Our skilled partners integrate these elements seamlessly into organizational IT infrastructures. The result: digital business efficiency with a human touch.
Wacom for business: Typical Use Cases
How Wacom solutions enable digital document workflows that require in-person interaction.
Solutions for signature capture
Wacom solutions leverage our market-leading hardware and software to capture handwritten electronic signatures through read/write signature data generated via pen-enabled devices. They also support electronic signature capture via a browser operating within Microsoft Windows.
Solution for signature verification
Wacom hardware and software can also be used to capture biometric and date/time stamped signatures that are legally binding.1 This enables usage scenarios that require signatures to be verified immediately and permanently, such as the completion of financial loan contracts.
1 Regulations defining the legal validity of handwritten electronic signatures vary between countries.
Solutions for form-processing
Wacom hardware such as the Wacom Clipboard can be used with WILL™ SDK for documents and WILL™ SDK for devices to enable the immediate digitization of forms completed by hand. These forms can then be uploaded immediately for easy document management. No scanning is necessary and biometric handwritten signatures can be captured and attached to the digital document.
Solutions for annotation
Wacom solutions can also be used to enable electronic handwritten annotation of documents. So, for example, a solution for medical professionals might use the Wacom Clipboard to enable the immediate digitization of medical documents that need to be updated dynamically based on patient condition.
All the components required to enable handwritten electronic signatures within document workflows that require in-person interaction.
Wacom’s market-leading digital pen and tablet products including signature tablets, pen displays and clipboards are the foundation for the most intuitive user experience with digital pen and ink.
Applications and Services
A combination of use case-specific apps, services and priority support enable our technology partners to integrate advanced digital ink functionality into tailored document workflow solutions for businesses.
WILL™ Digital Ink
WILL™ (Wacom Ink Layer Language) is a technology framework incorporating unique algorithms and a file format for visualizing and storing digital ink data.
Electronic signatures with signature pads and displays from Wacom
Wacom – specialist for innovative solutions
Since our foundation in 1983, Wacom could establish itself as the market leader for signature pads. Our goal is to make working processes at the computer more natural and ergonomic.
The innovative ideas of Wacom and pioneering applications stand for themselves
Electronic, handwritten signatures become more and more important in business. As a world-leader for signature pads and pioneer of numerous products such as the Signature Display, we offer innovative solutions enabling our business customers to optimize their workflows. Focus is on a more flexible handling of computer technology as well as a broader range of applications. At the end, it is about creating a perfect harmony between the user and his technical environment.
What has been pen and paper in former times is pen and display nowadays, capturing ideas and acting as tool for communication and expression of personality. Here, the pen has been the central tool for graphics design; Wacom has committed itself to developing the pen further.
Our current product portfolio incorporates a patented, electromagnetic technology. This results in pressure sensitive computer input devices without battery or cable, offering highest flexibility and mobility. Professionals as well as amateurs are convinced of this groundbreaking technology.
This is no coincidence as Wacom convinces by its technical Know How as well as with high-quality design, functionality and ergonomics – one of the main reasons for our success in Europe, Asia and North America.
More and more enthusiastic customers from different industries
Today, numerous customers from different industries rely on the innovative business solutions made by Wacom. Among them are well-known telecommunications companies as well as large banks and corporations. Also, public authorities have discovered the advantages of Wacom’s technology. For private users also it offers several benefits. Arguments for Wacom portfolio are, besides the ease of use, the appealing design as well as the efficient use of time that is possible thanks to the elaborate products.
Wacom’s product variety
Wacom’s product portfolio includes the innovative Signature Displays, the Signature Pads as well as Pens.
The Signature displays not only enable users to add their handwritten signature to documents, they also help to create presentations that are more interactive and catching for the audience. With the help of the pen, handwritten input can be added directly on the 15 to 22 inch screen, enriching presentations with sketches, notes or mark-ups.