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Today’s Document from the National Archives

Posted on: December 3, 2012

The Scan Man always finds new and interesting documents for you.  The Document for Today, December 3rd: Message from Commander, Air Technical Information Center to Commander, Air Defense Command reporting the sighting of an unidentified flying object.  This document is contained within the FOIA (Freedom of Information Act) archives on the National Archives website under a special […]

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My Favorite Historical Documents: Elvis Presley’s letter to President Nixon

Posted on: November 26, 2012

The Scan Man likes to share his favorite historic scanned documents and photos.  The relationship between President Nixon and Elvis Presley has always been interesting to me. From the US National Archives:

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Gartner: Top 10 Strategic Technology Trends For 2013

Posted on: October 24, 2012

Gartner Group is an outfit that reviews enterprise technology and makes technology predictions.  Over the years, they have been a reliable source for technology intelligence.  Here’s the predicted tech trends for 2013.  The ones most interesting to Modern Image are the growth of the Personal Cloud and Enterprise App Stores.  The Personal Cloud will continue to […]

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120 Firefighters, 85 Storage Units Damaged or Destroyed in Fire

Posted on: October 16, 2012

The Scan Man is sounding the alarm!  Don’t let a fire destroy your personal papers/photos or force your business to close.  As many business owners, lawyers, doctors, and financial services companies utilize Self Storage to keep their paper documents safe, this fire again shows the the dangers of using this method to store your files. […]

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Massachusetts provider settles HIPAA case for $1.5 million

Posted on: October 15, 2012

Data security is serious business!  $1.5 million fine for losing a single unencrypted laptop.  At Modern Image, we recommend utilizing TrueCrypt to encrypt all PHI (or any sensitive data).  From the U.S. Department of Health & Human Services website:

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Coming from Dropbox for the Enterprise

Posted on: September 12, 2012

The Scan Man is a recent convert to  With the help of Light Industries, a Salesforce consulting firm in Millersville, MD, we have implemented Salesforce to manage our internal sales and marketing functions.  Now it looks like is going full force into document management.  The Scan Man thinks that if Salesforce can deliver […]

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What is Tysons Corner Virginia?

Posted on: September 10, 2012

The Scan Man selected Tysons Corner, VA as the new home for Modern Image.  We decided to move to Tysons Corner because it is the center of the hottest business market in the mid-Atlantic region.  If all you know of Tysons is the enormous shopping complex, then read on to learn a little about our […]

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