Adobe Sign vs RightSignature
Last updated: March 18, 2015
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2015 - Adobe launches Document Cloud for Acrobat and EchoSign to defeate HelloSign
Adobe is launching its third cloud (after Creative Cloud and Marketing Cloud) - Adobe Document Cloud. At the center of this is Acrobat DC, a new version of Acrobat for the desktop, web and mobile that will include free e-signing tools based on Adobe EchoSign and quite a bit of smart image-handling and OCR technology. The company is also launching a new mobile app called Fill and Sign as well as a new Acrobat enterprise solution with additional advanced features like fine-grained permission controls and third-party integrations. The new apps let users easily create and edit PDFs from their device. For example user can take a photo of a document with a phone and automatically turn it into a PDF. The idea here is to create a unified experiences across all platforms, with e-signing as one of the key features.
2014 - Citrix acquired digital signature service RightSignature to keep up with DocuSign
Citrix acquired RightSignature, the professional electronic document signing platform that marries Citrix's file storage, sync and sharing platform ShareFile. The two companies have been working together for the past year and integrated their solutions. Most users use ShareFile either with on-premises storage or to mobilize data in existing systems such as SharePoint or file shares. The integration with RightSignature helps users maintain security for confidential documents. RightSignature replicates the pen-and-paper signing experience in any web browser with an elegant, intuitive user interface. The integration is already available today as an add-on to all ShareFile accounts.
2011 - Adobe acquires electronic signature company EchoSign
Adobe has acquired EchoSign, a web-based provider of electronic signatures and signature automation, for an undisclosed amount. The company plans to add EchoSign's electronic signature technology to its document exchange services platform, to reduce the time, cost, and complexity associated with having a document signed, the company said. Adobe plans to discontinue as a result of the acquisition a cloud-based electronic signature service, called eSignatures or eSign, that it released in May last year. The service is currently in beta and will be targeted for end-of-life.