Document OCR API | Meerkat

Features

Find logos and products in images and videos

Quality Assessment: Assess the document quality to
perform OCR, improving recognition results

Find out exactly where your logo or product is displayed

Structured information: Obtain categorized document data for Brazilian IDs, passports coming soon

Process videos in real-time

Extensibility: Extract information from ID and
various other documents

Process videos in real-time

Data Validation: Look for information in unstructured documents
such as proof of residence

Process videos in real-time

Public databases query: Check information against public
personal information databases

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Emmett Strengths

In less than 5 seconds the document is fully analyzed

Fast

Document analysis in less than 3 seconds.

Read documents in low quality images, shot in poor lighting.

Robust

Read documents in low quality images, shot in poor lighting.

Supports reading other documents

Flexible

May be trained to read various documents

Deploy

Choose the setup that best suits your needs

Cloud API

Cloud - API

Analyze thousands of images in seconds without investing on custom servers.

On-premise - API

On-premise - API

Process thousands of images simultaneously using a single server. Available for Linux and Windows.

Mobile - SDK

Mobile - SDK

Analyze images using mobile devices. Available for Android and iOS.

Cloud API

Cloud - API

Analyze thousands of images in seconds without investing on custom servers.

On-premise - API

On-premise - API

Process thousands of images simultaneously using a single server. Available for Linux and Windows.

Mobile - SDK

Mobile - SDK

Analyze images using mobile devices. Available for Android and iOS.

Emmett Applications

Use case
User Enrollment

Use case
Check Deposit

Speed up user enrollment with our API for recognition, extraction and categorization of information in documents.
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Allow your clients to deposit checks using a photo, without having to go to a bank branch.
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Emmett Applications

Clients who use Emmett

Pricing

Emmett reads identity documents,
but can be customized.

What are you looking for?

If you need to analyze Brazilian documents, you can just acquire a montly pack of requests. If you wish to apply OCR for other documents, we can develop a custom solution for you.

What are you looking for?
ID Documents
Other Document Types

OCR for
BR Identity Documents

On-premise or Cloud By number of calls Ask for a quote

Brazilian documents (RG/CNH)
Pricing depends on the number of calls used per month, deploy type and customer support. The system's deploy can be on Meerkat Cloud, on-premise servers or the customer's own cloud machines. We offer different leves of support, during the integration and utilization phases. To receive a complete quote, click on the bellow button and detail your needs.

OCR for
Other Document Types

On-premise or Cloud Monthly/annual license Ask for a quote

Pricing depends on the custom project and may include an initial development fee. The system's deploy can be on Meerkat Cloud, on-premise servers or the customer's own cloud machines. We offer different leves of support, during the integration and utilization phases. To receive a complete quote, click on the bellow button and detail your needs.

Frequent Asked Questions

Emmett is a system which detects and reads documents, using optical character recognition to produce structured information from the documents content automatically. It can be used as an API both on premises or on the cloud and integrated into various systems using HTTP calls.

You may deploy it in one of two ways: on-premise or on the cloud. When using the on-premise version, with a single installer you have the system up and running in your own servers. The cloud deploy may be accessed directly using a URL, username and password. Meerkat also provides a user manual, with general information, and an API documentation via API Blueprint. Our engineering team helps installing and integrating the system into your software.

Yes, for our development version you can access our demo. You'll also find complete documentation. Support happens via email and remote access.

The server requirements depends on the client's needs and will be recommended by Meerkat's engineering team.

Meerkat's engineering team will help you decide if it's best to use GPU for OCR according to your use case.

The system processes only images for structured content extraction.

The price charged for image analysis depends on the number of images sent to the system that detects and reads documents. The more you use it, the more you'll have to invest.

The system may be integrated through HTTP calls implemented in any programming language

There is no standard dataset for performance evaluation when reading this kind of document, so we cannot provide generic and comparable metrics. Meerkat, trying to reproduce its clients' use cases, gathered a set of images from digital bank registration and out average performance was above 90%

The system was developed for Brazilian ID and driver's license, but it is possible to add other documents in custom projects. Contact us so that we can discuss if the project is feasible.

It depends a lot on the format, characteristics and information to be read. Contact us so that we can discuss the project together.

API Documentation

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technology and ways of integrating it into your product

API documentation

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