Perceptive Content is a scalable content services platform that manages the entire content lifecycle, from capture to disposition. Flexible functionality across multiple business applications, integration with virtually any business application and a simple-to-use interface help Perceptive Content transform internal processes and the customer experience. It is hosted at UW-Madison.


Support for Perceptive Content (ImageNow) is provided by technology staff in Student Affairs/Enrollment Management, departmental staff, and UW-Madison staff.


  • Document Imaging and Capture
  • Document Management
  • Records and Information Management
  • Search
  • Automate Business Processes

Designed for

Current faculty and staff


A separate Perceptive Content account is required to use the service. Perceptive Content uses LDAP through the UWM Active Directory linked with the Perceptive Content account.

Accessing Perceptive Content remotely via the Web requires use of the campus Virtual Public Network (VPN) called GlobalProtect. Information on installing the GlobalProtect software can be found on the UWM Knowledgbase, search for globalprotect.

Data Security

May be used to show moderate risk data per UW System policy 1031.A Information Security: Data Classification


Free of charge