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OKI Data Americas has announced the availability of
PaperCut MF, a print job accounting and management software
which works with OKI single
(MFPs), and open platform MFPs.
The company says PaperCut MF
helps organizations accurately and conveniently
account for, and recoup the costs of, printing and copying and also Papercut
MF can be combined with a variety of card reader systems
available through OKI. more
Dalim Software will release a new version of its online production management platform ES (Enterprise Solution) at drupa. ES 3 features a redesigned user interface and also has a PDF-enriching option and an API for easy connectivity to third-party applications. more
Xerox Corp. has announced a Web-based tool for viewing with real-time information on the iGen4 press via PCs, Macintoshes, or tablets. The Xerox Production Information Management System shows real-time production performance, including machine status and productivity metrics, and allows operators to balance printer loads. more
Hybrid Software Inc, formerly Hybrid Integration LLC, has announced five new products to support its order lifecycle management strategy. The new tools will be introduced at Graph Expo September 11-14 in Chicago. The Hybrid tool suite allows printers to manage all orders, through the traditional bidding process, Web-to-print portals, online search engines, computerized EDI procurement systems, and other sources. more
EFI has acquired Prism Group Holdings, developer of the WIN ERP/MIS system and QTMS shop-floor software for the printing industry. The acquisition was negotiated for Prism Group by Tennant & Russell LLC, a consulting company specializing in managing strategic moves by software vendors. more
Hybrid Integration LLC, a developer of order lifecycle management software for commercial printing, label, packaging, and wide format printers has announced the start of a global expansion program with the creation of its European subsidiary, Hybrid Software NV. The European arm is in Kortrijk, Belgium and will handle sales and support in Europe and Latin America. more
Release 2012 of the HIFLEX MIS system allows it to be configured as a cloud computing system. The Hiflex MIS can be installed at a printer’s location or anywhere off-site or at any external service provider. more
Streamline Solutions has integrated its PrintStream product with LithoTechnics’ Metrix, allowing users to enter planning information once and pass it back and forth between the two products. The pass-through feature saves time when ganging various jobs in Metrix. more
Direct mail and printing company Johnson & Quin is installing
EFI's Monarch Foundation to replace its legacy MIS system to streamline
processes, improve workflow, and centralize job information. It chose
Monarch to support cost-based estimating, which it uses
instead of standard price list pricing. more