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Data Conversion Laboratory, Inc. (DCL) has been providing a variety of organizations and professionals with reliable, cost-effective document management solutions since 1981. Our digital publishing experience includes central databases, client and public records, forensics, depositions, funds, compliance, and more. Our professional clientele includes companies providing the following services:
- Medical and dental
We address the content challenges specific to each of these industries as the leader in data conversion. Recognizing that each oganization is unique, DCL concentrates on discovering the specific requirements of each client's project before analyzing their data flow and document handling processes, formulating a specific solution that meets their requirements. US-based project management and control systems assure on-time, accurate delivery of client projects with the flexibility to meet future demands. Additionally, DCL's data harmonization software eliminates duplication and identifies near-duplicates in archives of letters, allowing experts to create a standardized response system for future letters.
DCL converts every type of information from all major word processing, typesetting, document formats ...and paper. We create XML, SGML, HTML, and all other structured formats. Our services include:
- Adaptable software to support recurring data streams and content reuse
- Content Harmonization software to identify reusable text across large content collections
- Expertise with both structural and content-based DTDs and a wide variety of DTDs and schemas
- Expertise with DITA, S1000D, OeB, and other specialized DTDs
- Legacy conversion of paper, PDF, and electronic source formats to SGML/XML
- Management of large-scale, multi-vendor conversions
- Simultaneous conversion to multiple DTDs and schemas
- Upgrading SGML and XML to new enhanced schemas and DTDs
DCL employs a US-based project management team and maintains long-term strategic relationships with facilities on four continents providing support services for high-volume data-entry and data-processing services. Our familiarity with the complex technical documentation typically characterized by elaborate tables, equations, cross-referencing, special characters, footnotes and atypical imaging requirements ensures that no project is beyond our capabilities. DCL's data harmonization software eliminates duplication and identifies near duplicates in archives of letters, allowing experts to create a standardized response system for future letters. DCL can adapt and modify its proprietary software to manage any data set, using an automated approach to produce an uncompromisingly consistent end product. With DCL's extensive project management and quality control, you don't expend internal resources to fix the data later. We get it right ...every time.