ABBYY Cloud OCR SDK is a web-based document processing service that will enhance your enterprise software systems, SaaS platforms, or your mobile apps with the ability to convert documents and utilize textual information from scans, PDFs, document images, smartphone photos, or screenshots.

Combining ABBYY’s latest AI-based technologies for information extraction with the highly scalable processing power of the Microsoft Azure computing infrastructure, this secure and reliable ABBYY cloud service can be easily integrated into your application via a REST API—empowering it to precisely convert virtually any number of pages within the shortest amount of time.



Access to ABBYY recognition technologies in the cloud

ABBYY’s AI-based technologies for recognition of printed and hand-printed text (OCR and ICR), barcodes, and optical marks (OBR & OMR) accessible via Web API.


Capturing data from selected fields

Extracts data from pre-defined fields or utilizes ready-to-use data capture algorithms to capture data from business cards or machine-readable zones in ID documents.


Fast conversion into PDF

Highly scalable architecture for fast and accurate conversion of extensive document collections – from scans into searchable PDF or PDF/A files in minutes.


Easy integration via REST API

Access to the OCR web service from any part of the world via REST API, utilizing HTTPS POST and GET requests and receiving results in XML or JSON formats.