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OpenText eSignature for Content Suite Platform by DocuSign

By  DocuSign, Inc.

CoSign by ARX is the strongest and most widely-used digital signature solution with millions of signers at security-minded businesses, governments and cloud services around the world.

CoSign by ARX is the most widely-used digital signature solution with millions of signers at security-minded businesses, governments and cloud services around the world, and dominant market share in the life sciences, government and engineering markets. CoSign was recognized by Forrester Research as “the strongest digital signature solution” in the Forrester Wave: E-Signatures, Q2 2013 report. Our extensive domain expertise allows us to fully understand and meet the requirements of organizations of all sizes, including large enterprises, SMBs, government entities, cloud service providers, ISVs and VARs.

We have helped customers across all industries quickly, securely and affordably automate their signature-dependent processes, including their most mission-critical ones. By streamlining their workflows, our customers have significantly shortened signature-related process times and reduced paper-related costs, while improving efficiency, governance, compliance and security levels as required by the relevant laws, regulations and best practices. 

CoSign, which is available both on-premises and in the cloud, can be used on any device to easily and securely sign documents in Word, Excel, PDF and many other file types. It is the only signature engine of its kind that can be seamlessly integrated with any document-related workflow, application or service, including, while providing customers with the flexibility and scalability necessary to retain complete control over their IT and business environments. 

CoSign is also the only digital signature system that fully complies with strict industry regulations, country-specific legislation, exacting technical standards, and specialized business requirements. Because it is standards-based, long-term trust and security are ensured with proof of signer identity, user intent and document integrity for non-repudiation purposes, using signatures that can be easily validated by anyone at any time without requiring proprietary verification software.


CoSign is delivered as an enterprise-class, turn-key network attached digital signature solution, capable for 300 signature operations per second and secured at FIPS 140-2 level 3.  CoSign is pre-integrated with the IT infrastructure for user management and authentication (I.e., MS Active Directory, LDAP, OID/OVD, Tivoli, Windows Kerberos and several 2-factor authentication options).

Features of CoSign are accessible by end users via Web, Mobile and Tablet applications, and also via the native user interfaces of several enterprise applications including: OpenText Content Server, Microsoft Office (Word and Excel), Adobe Acrobat/Reader, AutoDesk, Bentley, and many others are CoSign Ready.  CoSign signatures comply by vertical industry regulation (I.e., FDA CFR Part 11, HIPAA, SOX, USDA), by region (i.e., ESIGN, UETA, GPEA, UECA, EU, UK), and by security standard (i.e., NIST FIPS PUB 186, ETSI, ISO, IETF, W3C). CoSign typically deploys in less than 3 hours, has a very low administrative overhead, and scales to millions of users.

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