VirtualViewer® HTML5 for 

The first and best document viewer for IBM Content Navigator & IBM's ECM product family, including Case Manager and FileNet (P8). Snowbound provides users with a HTML5 document viewer to view and redact all popular document and image formats within a single window. VirtualViewer® HTML5 embeds directly into the IBM interface so the user never has to leave the environment to view a document.

Level-Up Your IBM Application

Long History: 

Snowbound has been a partner with IBM since 1996, providing flexible viewing modules that easily integrate with IBM systems and business solutions. 

Extend the IBM default viewer:

VirtualViewer® HTML5 for IBM integrates with IBM Content Navigator (ICN) and with IBM's ECM product family, including Case Manager and FileNet (P8). VirtualViewer equips IBM Content Navigator users with important tools not found in the default viewer including: 

  • Split & Merge Documents
  • True Secure Redactions - the redacted text is scrubbed permanently, while the rest of the document remains searchable
  • Unique Multi-Page and Multi-Document Navigation within a single viewer interface

Robust Document Support: 

View, annotate and redact hundreds of different document and image formats—including AFP, PDF, Word, Excel, JPEG, DWG (CAD) and more—all from a single user interface without relying on the creator application. Click here to see the full list of supported documents.

Responsive Support:

Our expert, responsive internal support portal is available to answer your questions 24x7.

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Partners & System Integrators

The Dayhuff Group, H2, vSource, and Neocol

Case Study

A property and casualty insurer deployed VirtualViewer HTML5 alongside IBM ECM's solution. The result was a "transformed business." Read it here.


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High Speed Viewing

Document rendering and processing is split between the server and browser to deliver an extremely high-speed response.

Split & Merge Documents

Advanced page manipulation features like split, merge, reorder, add, delete, extract, and export ensures users meet their case management needs. 

Annotation & True Redaction

Users are able to annotate and redact documents, as well as collaborate on those annotations with tagging, bookmarks, navigation, and commenting tools.

Multi-Page & Multi-Document Navigation

Quickly navigate between documents and pages using tabbed windows and thumbnails.

Split Screen View

Allows users to simultaneously compare documents side-by-side during the review process so they can easily spot differences.

Text Search & Extraction

Locates desired content within text-based documents and displays highlighted results. After locating desired content, users can copy and extract text elsewhere.

User Preferences

Users customize VirtualViewer directly to their unique needs by concealing or displaying specific tools and functions.

Localized UI

The viewer’s intelligent localization capabilities auto-detect browser settings and display in the proper language.  

How VirtualViewer® HTML5 Integrates With IBM ECM

30-Day Eval

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