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ByteScout Cloud API Server – on-premise Web API Server for in-house use in your company

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ByteScout Cloud API Server: run self-hosted Web API on your own Windows server

Key Benefits

  • Provides dozens of data extraction, pdf tools, spreadsheets, barcoding functions;
  • REST Web API interface
  • large files support. Can use local storage or can use custom Amazon AWS S3 storage
  • Privacy: all files and documents are processed solely on your server

Quick Demo Videos:

Barcode Generation API

Barcode Reading API

Images To PDF API



Self-hosted ByteScout Cloud API Server features

  • REST API with dozens of data handling errors that can be called from Java, PHP, Javascript, .NET languages or even from cURL inside your intranet;
  • Built upon modular architecture so you may select functions you need and turn off other functions;
  • Battle-tested by thousands of users and millions of files by users of ByteScout Tools and on-demand Web API;
  • Secure document storage with options for:
    • local file storage (on the same server);
    • optional remote secure storage based on Amazon AWS S3 bucket with optional encryption;
  • Background jobs are supported for large files processing (for example, PDF documents with 2000+ pages or more);
  • Runs on standard Windows IIS Server  (on Windows Server 2012 and higher). Can run along with other web applications on the machine;
  • Control over the performance: you may use optimized mode if you use Cloud API Server along with other applications on the server, or use “exclusive” mode that will utilize server’s CPU and memory to provide maximum and fastest performance;
  • Data Extraction functionality included: pdf tables to CSV, pdf tables to JSON and XML. Supports image to text extraction functionality through built-in Optical Character Recognition support. Non-English languages are supported: Spanish, German and many other languages are supported for scanned documents;
  • Document Data extraction tools: invoice parser engine for automated invoice parsing, custom data extraction based on pre-made templates (full-featured template editor is included);
  • PDF tools functionality included: PDF optimization, PDF merging and splitting, pdf pages reordering, rendering of PDF to PNG, PDF to JPG, PDF to multi-page TIFF, PDF to Searchable PDF using OCR;
  • Full set of PDF generation tools: converting HTML to pdf, URL to pdf, images to new pdf, jpeg to pdf, png to pdf, tiff to pdf, rtf to pdf, doc to pdf, docx to pdf, ppt to pdf;
  • Barcodes tools
    • Can decode dozens of popular barcode types from both images and PDF. Supported types include Code 128, Code 39, QR Code, Datamatrix, PDF417, UPCA, EAN, Interleaved 2 of 5, GS1, GS1 Databar and many others. Supports noisy pictures and scanned PDF files with rotated, skewed and damaged barcodes;
    • Can generate all modern barcode types: Code 39, Code 128, QR Code, PDF 417, Datamatrix, GS1 Databar barcodes, EAN, UPC-A, UPC-E, UPC, and postal barcodes. Supports options and variations for subformats.
  • E-Signature tools: build your own e-signature solution;
  • Support and updates are available from the engineering team; We can help you to create your first Proof of Concept based on Cloud API Server;


  • Windows Server 2012 or higher;
  • Microsoft .NET Framework 4.00 or higher installed;
  • IIS server;
  • 500 MB or more free file space.