January 3, 2011

West Salem, WI….Ameen Ayoob, President, Indus International, Inc., announced the release of the first ever 100% USA designed and manufactured planetary book scanner. The book scanner designated as the Indus BookScanner 9000 scans at true 400 dpi optical resolution over the entire scan area of 18 inches x 28 inches.

Ayoob stated that the scanner will be first shown to the public at the ALA Mid-Winter Show starting on January 7, 2011in San Diego, California. The scanner is in full production having been tested for over the last six months. Indus is quoting delivery lead time of 30 days after receipt of order.

“We are impressed by the high quality, high resolution of the scans produced by the 9000. The color quality is superb, and we can confidently state this about the 9000 because we have over 10 years of experience selling book scanners and have in-depth knowledge of the competing scanners available in the market" Ayoob stated.

Ayoob claimed that “the scanner’s price point, the size that the scanner covers; 18 inches x 28 inches, the built-in book cradle with cover glass, the fast speed of 2.7 seconds per scan, bundled with Indus’ Virtual Library Software, make the 9000 the best value for the customer.”

Additional information is available by calling             1-800-843-9377       from anywhere in the US and Canada, 011-608-786-0300 from anywhere in the world or by visiting www.indususa.com