AWS Textract is an OCR(Optical Character Recognition) SaaS provided and fully managed by AWS. It automatically extracts the text from the input image/pdf. It has the capability to extract printed text, handwritten text, and other pieces of information present in the document.

OCR has become an important tool for many businesses, organizations, and governments where data comes in scanned images. Industries like insurance, medical, HR, etc where documents are scanned which contains the information, OCR helps to automate the process of information extraction. …


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