Ultimate Technographics Highlights imposition Software at PRINT 13
MONTREAL—September 6, 2013—Ultimate Technographics will showcase how to oxygen digital productivity with highly automated and flexible imposition and finishing software solutions at PRINT 13. From small copy shops, to high-volume print service providers, photo specialty or book printers, Ultimate has a standalone imposition software solution capable of driving multiple devices in a digital, offset or hybrid environment, adapted to Print Service Providers’ needs and budget.
Explore the new enhancements Ultimate Technographics brings to its imposition solutions for digital book printing, including a new connectivity module developed specifically for offset/digital hybrid Print Service Providers with an emphasis on MIS and Web-to-finish automation. The new connectivity module will provide PSP with a forward thinking automated solution boosting productivity.
“Imposition may not always be sexy, but it sure solves problems in production!” said Julie Watson, vice president of Ultimate Technographics. “Book printers will be able to see how the business of books finds its future by reaching overall automation and benefits from the advantages of finishing automation.” From simple bound to hard cover or low page-count photo books, Ultimate Technographics’ automation schemas address press and finishing production requirements for short runs and for one-off books order or sampling.
Impostrip OnDemand Automation V 8.1 offers flexible JDF connectivity with new extensions that help PSP link the imposition to their MIS and Web-to-print systems easily. The objective is to direct orders to offset or digital presses with the right imposition scheme, every time, automatically. Impostrip OnDemand Automation enables the connectivity to consume job tickets, and then track the imposition for downstream finishing controls, capable to automate irregular sequence of book sections to finally send back an audit file upstream.
Easy XML for Web-to-print
Impostrip OnDemand Automation offers PSPs the ability to get it all connected in a snap by providing the industry’s easiest, and surest way to automate the imposition of orders from the Web to production using its signature XML editor. Automation drives results in printing, and everyone can achieve it.
At Full Throttle
The market need for full speed, flexible imposition software is being fulfilled by Impostrip OnDemand Scalable for high-volume printing and inkjet digital presses. Its new Job Manager brings more efficiency for extremely high volume of small jobs. See the new showcased applications brought to Impostrip OnDemand Scalable allowing the exploitation of the tremendous digital printing capabilities that are the founding of modern businesses.
AutoFlow Sheet Optimization (a.k.a. Ganging)
Ultimate Technographics will exhibit the new enhancements of Impostrip OnDemand’s AutoFlow set of features for sheet optimization and free-form ganging, promising more possibilities to group orders of various sizes and quantities on larger sheets.
Photo Prints Production Edge
At PRINT 13, Ultimate Technographics showcases in the U.S. market for the first time, their new Photo Automation Software System, PASS Gate, for high volume photo prints production. PASS Gate delivers a smart batching logic managing imposition for photo printing and finishing. With the introduction of PASS Gate, Ultimate Technographics offers a unique and innovative solution that helps AgX customers adapting their system to a modern digital printing production and contribute to supporting digital print service providers’ efforts to expand their photo book business with photo prints.
Ultimate Technographics is pleased to share partnerships with industry leaders with solution providers for MIS, workflow systems, photo and VDP solutions. Ultimate’s JDF connectivity helps increasing competitiveness by keeping manufacturing cost down. Ultimate’s imposition connectivity can benefit customers using:
- Aleyant Systems – Pressero
- Avanti Systems
- Enterprise Print Management Solutions
- NovaVision Software
- Muller Martini Connect System
- Enfocus PitStop and Enfocus Switch
The automation buzz happening is located at the Ultimate Technographics booth #4844 at PRINT 13. See you there!
About Ultimate Technographics
Automation drives results in printing. This is the foundation of all Impostrip product developments and today printers swear by Impostrip’s speed, power, flexibility and ease of use in a digital or hybrid environment. Ultimate Technographics invented digital imposition with the first release of Impostrip in 1989, and has continued to play a leading role in the market ever since while providing the most innovative and progressive imposition products. Ultimate today leads in imposition and finishing automation software solutions. The company also has a rich history of providing and integrating imposition technologies into hardware and software workflow solutions for print and finishing industry leaders including C.P. Bourg, Duplo, Enfocus, Glunz & Jensen, HP, Horizon, Muller Martini, Ricoh-InfoPrint, Xerox, and others.
Source: Ultimate Technographics.