About Foxit Corporation

Founded in 2001, Foxit is a leading software provider of solutions for reading, editing, creating, organizing, and securing PDF documents. Headquartered in Fremont, CA, USA, Foxit has operations worldwide in China, Belgium, Japan, and Taiwan. Foxit is focused on PDF solutions with over 100 experienced PDF engineers. Winner of numerous awards, Foxit boasts over 150 million users, has sold to over 95,000 customers located in over 190 countries. Since Foxit products are ISO 32000-1/PDF 1.7 standard compliant, they are compatible with other PDF products like those from Adobe®.

Product Overview

Foxit provides the following product offerings to our customers:

PDF Reading

  • Foxit Reader - Small, fast, and feature rich PDF viewer which allows you to open, view, and print any PDF file. Unlike other free PDF readers, Foxit Reader also includes easy to use collaboration features like the ability to add annotations, fill out forms, and share content with social networks. It is designed to meet the PDF viewing needs of enterprise and government organizations, making it easy to deploy and manage in large enterprise environments. Foxit Reader can also be customized to specific product features and branding.
  • Foxit PDF Web Reader Plugin for SharePoint - Allows users to view PDF files from SharePoint servers without installing additional software on the desktop. It is a document library extension product which displays PDF files located on SharePoint servers in a web browser. It provides high performance, high fidelity PDF viewing for an exceptional PDF browser reading experience.
  • Foxit Mobile PDF - Allows users to work on PDF documents while on the go with any Android or iPad device. Built on the same technology as Foxit Reader, Mobile PDF provides a similar PDF user experience from desktop to mobile devices. More than just a PDF reader, it provides advanced display, collaboration tools, and page management capabilities.

Desktop PDF Editing, Creation, and Security

  • Foxit PhantomPDF™
    • Foxit PhantomPDF Standard - Ideal for groups of all sizes, allows users to view, create, edit, annotate, share, secure, organize, export, OCR, and sign PDF documents and design and fill-in PDF forms.
    • Foxit PhantomPDF Business - Expands upon PhantomPDF Standard by offering advanced editing, redaction, high compression, bates numbering, and additional security capabilities, providing a complete Business Ready PDF solution.
  • Foxit Advanced PDF Editor - Provides paragraph editing to reflow and reformat your PDF text like a word processor. Resize page margins and spell check text to make editing PDF documents easy.

PDF Index and Search

  • Foxit PDF IFilter - Super-fast indexing allows users to index a large amount of PDF documents and then quickly search these documents using popular search engines. Built on Microsoft®'s IFilter indexing interface, Foxit PDF IFilter extracts data from PDF documents and returns the index results to search engine software. It indexes PDF content, titles, subjects, authors, keywords, bookmarks, attachments, create time/date, number of pages, and the names of the creating applications.

PDF Security

  • Foxit PDF Security Suite - Delivers cost effective PDF policy protection to any business running Microsoft® SharePoint® or Exchange® with Active Directory® Rights Management Services (AD RMS). For organizations that incorporate AD RMS that need to include rights management to PDF files, Foxit PDF Security Suite seamlessly extends Microsoft AD RMS to provide policy protection to PDF documents in SharePoint®, Exchange®, and/or desktop solutions. These protected PDF documents can be read by the AD RMS-aware Foxit Reader.

Software Development Kits (SDKs)

Foxit PDF SDKs enable developers and device manufacturers to leverage Foxit's award winning PDF technology in their applications and devices. The SDKs allow developers to incorporate powerful PDF technology to view, search, and annotate PDF. The SDKs provide these capabilities in an easy to integrate, platform independent solution that allows developers to reduce time to market by developing features once and then easily port these capabilities to other platforms.

Foxit Strengths

Customers typically choose Foxit products for their:

  • High Performance - Speeds three times faster than any other PDF software.
  • Lightweight footprint - Won't exhaust system resource and deploys quickly.
  • Great value / affordability - The right features at the right price with email and phone support.
  • Security - Safeguards confidential information.
  • Customer Support - Available when you need them to quickly satisfy customer needs.