activePDF, Inc. is a leading provider of PDF creation, conversion and development tools, designed to meet the increasing demand for automated document management solutions in today’s key vertical enterprise markets. The company first addressed the PDF solutions arena with its flagship product, activePDF Server, quickly becoming a market leader with a reputation for providing high-quality products at affordable prices.
The next couple years brought the release of several more server-based products, highlighting activePDF’s commitment to quality and ability to adapt to customer needs, offering corporate and government clients cost-effective, end-to-end solutions for all PDF generation and manipulation requirements.
Founded in January 2000, activePDF has built substantial market presence with over 80,000 customers and approximately 195,000 server licenses worldwide. With a global distribution network, activePDF clients consist of Fortune 500 companies, including IBM, Daimler Chrysler, NASA, Harvard University, Warner Brothers, Citibank, ACCOR, Deloitte & Touche, Siemens, AXA, L'Oreal and Proctor & Gamble.
Office of the Secretary of Defense"Quite a bit of research was carried out on similar products in the market before we learned that activePDF could easily satisfy our requirements. The ease of integration of activePDF's software was outstanding. Support is unsurpassed - we have never worked with a company that has given us such a rapid turnaround time in answering our questions and finding solutions for our problems."- Peter Bagnato, Principal Systems Engineer, WHS, Dept. of Defense
Electronic Data Sytems"Not only am I very satisfied with the functionality within activePDF Toolkit, I was very happy with the help I received when I needed to contact activePDF Technical Support. If asked, I will definitely recommend your products any time in the future. activePDF is an outstanding product and the support provided by your company is superior."- Larry Adler, Electronic Data Systems
Downey Regional Medical Center "activePDF offers the most complete and sophisticated solution than anything else I have evaluated. It gives us the opportunity to provide a cost effective solution for publishing, using a document format that is compatible with every machine in the company. I was able to easily modify the sample code to suit our needs, which reduced the amount of learning time for me."- John Kuhn, Senior Programmer, Downey Regional Medical Center
Hewlett-Packard "activePDF provides an automated solution that allows multiple users to create PDF's. Our support group is able to create high quality PDF's from multiple input sources using activePDF. HP customers wouldn't expect anything less."- Mary Jane Lee, Manager of Online Support R&D, Hewlett Packard
Boatventures "Searching for a dynamic PDF solution was surprisingly easy. No other solution offers the flexibility, functionality, and scalability that activePDF brings to the plate. After a successful evaluation, the decision was obvious. None of the other solutions we looked at offered the sheer control activePDF seems to have over the inner-workings of the PDF document. Also, the versatility these products provide - being able to create my own document or convert to a PDF from any of a myriad of document types is amazing."- Nick Owens, Senior Applications Programmer, Boatventures
US Bankruptcy Court"There is no hardship in implementing and using these tools. Anyone who uses PDF files will eventually have a need to do something with those documents. If you need a PDF solution, you have to get activePDF. The new system is a real morale booster for our employees - there is almost no effort required to use it."- Barry Wells, Systems Manager, US Bankruptcy Court (Virginia)
Mazda North American Operations "Before activePDF, it took nine months to apply for and receive approval for a Mazda dealership. Now it takes less than 60 days. If you or a member of your organization is familiar with Visual Basic, C++, etc., then activePDF's server products can be implemented with ease. It comes with examples and good documentation and will get the right person on track in a short period of time. I based my job on this product and it could do what it had promised - it delivered."- Jeff Stumpf, Technology Consultant, Mazda North America
Mesaba Aviation"activePDF WebGrabber is easy to use, quick to implement and has saved us a substantial amount of time and resources. Every company should be using this product."- Scott Ficek, Senior Developer, Mesaba Aviation
Nationwide Insurance "I am not a PDF/desktop publisher but I found activePDF DocConverter to be a user-friendly yet powerful application that no company should be without. Whether you are performing conversion from Microsoft Word or a host of other document formats or simply looking to reduce costs by switching to i-paper, activePDF should handle the task brilliantly. I don't mean this to sound like an infomercial, but I truly am grateful for the support I received, the results of the application and the simplicity of the solution that solved our dilemma."- Timothy Jones, Web Application Developer, Nationwide Insurance
Pacific Life Insurance "We wanted to convert documents from native formats to PDF without having to spend a lot of time and money investing in a custom solution involving reporting software. activePDF's products are well documented and the features support all of our planned use. Technical support is available for all aspects of the software and the attractive licensing options allow us to make educated decisions to scale up or out."- Kenneth Cox, Senior Programmer, Pacific Life Insurance
National Health Service "The overall benefit of using activePDF Toolkit is that within 48 hours I had replicated the basic nuts and bolts of our e-billing offering. We had previously been paying a third party to deliver this at considerable cost. activePDF Toolkit allows us to create PDF documents on the fly with the information directly from our database and has rapidly become the cornerstone of our e-billing application".- David Rabjohns, Information Systems Manager, NHS Logistics
Turtle Lake-Mercer School"activePDF makes it possible to make course materials available to students online on many platforms while retaining ease of use for the teacher and a realistic price."- Jason Waskiewicz, Turtle Lake-Mercer School
Incorporator and UKcorporator"activePDF is an integral part of our world first company formation system. It performs an intricate task to the highest standard - all at a more than reasonable price. Our programmers evaluated other PDF solutions and determined and advised us that they would be far more expensive than using activePDF (even assuming that we could get the required degree of functionality from them, which itself was not certain).- Neal Macrossan, Founder, Incorporator.com.au
Contra Costa County"activePDF gave us the exact functionality we required and at a competitive price. Having automated conversion of documents into PDF format in the system removes a whole level of complication from the users desktop."- Steve Magida, Public Sector Dynamics
"activePDF was chosen for two primary reasons - value for money and the simplicitiy with which we where able to integrate into our intranet/extranet solution."- Guy Tarring, Senior Software Developer, SORCE Ltd.