Océ enhances power of Océ PRISMA
with new capabilities
Focus is on improving business efficiencies and expanding customer opportunities
Venlo, The Netherlands, 30 January 2012 – Océ, an international leader in digital document management and delivery, today announced the availability of Version 4.06 of Océ PRISMAproduction® Server. With this new version, Océ continues to expand and evolve its output and workflow management and capabilities in the high performance production area in response to customer needs and market opportunities.
High-performance output management tool for transaction and graphic arts
Océ PRISMAproduction Server – the Océ core platform for production printing – is a high-performance output management and automation system for both transaction and graphic arts environments. This solution creates a converged platform for mid to very high volume transaction printing, and also for publishing-type document printing.
The platform can manage an unrivalled range of b/w and full-color printing systems, spanning the full gamut of output speeds and functionality. Furthermore, Océ PRISMAproduction Server offers a stable high-performance platform for maximized workflow integration and automation.
Highly efficient workflows for cost efficiencies and revenue maximization
“Continuous improvement, backed by world-class service and technical support, has been a hallmark of the Océ workflow software strategy. With the announcement of the new version of Océ PRISMAproduction Server we have reached the next level of integration, automation and usability in production and workflow management. As a result, users in both the graphic arts and the transaction markets can deliver more applications with greater flexibility, cost efficiencies and revenue maximization,” noted Crit Driessen, Vice President, Marketing and Strategy, Océ Production Printing.
Fully automated Océ PRISMAproduction Server workflows eliminate costs and manual labor for graphic arts operations, transactional print providers, direct mail marketers and others who depend on highly efficient workflows. Print providers can maximize margins, improve business efficiencies and open up new revenue-generating opportunities.
No preprinted paper, reduced warehouse space and paper waste
Océ PRISMAproduction software and the Océ Preprinted Forms Replacement application eliminate the need for preprinted paper. Customers realize significant cost savings by reducing stored inventory, warehouse space, paper changes and waste. With this functionality, customers can now run multiple jobs even from cutsheet systems on a single paper roll, resulting in greater flexibility, higher levels of product reliability and uptime and improved productivity.
The new Océ PRISMAproduction Dashboard provides the overview needed in vast and complex operations. To gain the best possible utilization and efficiency it is absolutely vital to have a precise overview at any given time. As a result, customers can save time, money and labor while achieving smoother production across the enterprise.
JDF/JMF integration for enhanced automation of print processes
As JDF and JMF adoption accelerates, enhanced Océ PRISMAproduction JDF/JMF capabilities enable greater connectivity to front-end order entry systems, both Océ and non-Océ print engines and support for a wider range of post-processing devices. With JDF/JMF integration, Océ PRISMAproduction provides a solid foundation as a centralized production management solution, enhancing the print process automation with greater flexibility.
With Océ PRISMAproduction Server and its unrivalled capabilities in automation, flexibility, reliability and integration, Océ customers will achieve the utmost in terms of increased utilization of equipment and maximized cost savings across their entire document production process.
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Océ is one of the leading providers of document management and printing for professionals. The Océ offering includes office printing and copying systems, high speed digital production printers and wide format printing systems for both technical documentation and color display graphics. Océ is also a foremost supplier of document management outsourcing. Many of the Fortune Global 500 companies and leading commercial printers are Océ customers. The company was founded in 1877. With headquarters in Venlo, The Netherlands, Océ is active in over 100 countries and employs more than 20,000 people worldwide. Total revenues in financial 2010 amounted to approximately €2.7 billion. Océ is listed on Euronext in Amsterdam. For more information visit www.oce.com.
Océ and Canon: Stronger together
In 2010 Océ joined the Canon Group of companies with headquarters in Tokyo, Japan, to create the global leader in the printing industry. Canon develops, manufactures and markets a growing line-up of copying machines, printers, cameras, optical and other products that meet a diverse range of customer needs. The Canon Group comprises over 197,000 employees worldwide. Global net sales in 2010 were more than USD 45 billion. For more information visit www.canon.com.
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