The Imaging Channel
This month's edition compares the CPP/CPC of four A3 workgroup color MFPs: Ricoh MP C3003, Konica Minolta bizhub C284e, HP LaserJet Enterprise 700 Color MFP M775dn, and Lexmark X925de MFP.
The printing business soldiers on despite a continued onslaught of dire predictions from pundits and naysayers — both inside the industry and out. A quick Internet search today reveals hundreds of articles forecasting the death of paper, the death of printing, or the paperless office. Despite these trends, printing remains a viable and important business function.
Ask a printer-industry geek “What’s hot right now?” and the answer will be “Color.” Or, at least it should be. After all, the low-hanging fruit for MPS practitioners is now as abundant as water in a California reservoir and the 3D market is as far away from maturation as I am. But while growth in 3D and MPS rises and falls, respectively, the market for color devices is looking pretty good at present.
by Robert Palmer | 10/30/14
On October 29, HP announced its foray into the world of 3D printing with the unveiling of its new Blended Reality ecosystem, which it says will bridge the gap between the physical and digital worlds and help overcome barriers to more widespread adoption of 3D…
by Jim Lyons | 10/30/14
Following my initial response regarding HP's split, and seeing how this one hits very close to home – both figuratively and literally – I have a few more thoughts to share here. These thoughts are not so much about what has been announced by HP, nor even about…
by Greg Walters | 10/22/14
The debate rages — is there, will there ever be, a paperless office? The politically correct response is, “no silly, it's less paper, not paperless.” My answer is the paperless office is already here and those who refuse to admit it are deniers. In the end, we’re…