Imaging company, Canon, has launched a Cloud-based version of its Therefore software platform.

Therefore Online provides is an information management system which intends to help businesses efficiently capture, manage, retrieve and control all its business information.

It is available on a pay-as-you-go monthly subscription model. Customers can choose the number of licenses and storage space required in their plan. Canon claims it is "completely scalable."

All data is hosted and backed up on Fujitsu's platform.

The first release will see the backup-as-a-service (BaaS) component of the solution occur in Singapore, but Canon said it will be transitioned to Australia 'in a future release.'

Therefore Online is an extension of Canon's Therefore which is designed to provide a full information management and workflow solution for businesses across various information sources. This includes documents, barcodes, email, Internet forms, and electronic files.