I.R.I.S. as a Belgian spin-off from a university lab specialized in Optical Character Recognition. The adventure started in 1987.
Since 1992, I.R.I.S. has also grown as a developer and a provider of technologies and products in the intelligent document recognition and electronic document management.
In 1999, I.R.I.S. added a new division focused on IT infrastructure.
Today, I.R.I.S. has operations in 8 countries and sells solutions in more than 90 countries through the world.
The company is listed on the stock market since 1999. It has been constantly profitable since 1991. The revenue in 2008 was 109.3 million Ã?? and the staff exceeds 600 people located in 10 different locations.