Global Graphics Software

Global Graphics' Harlequin Partner Network Gives Print Service Providers More Workflow Tools
September 16, 2014

Global Graphics' Harlequin Partner Network formally recognizes the growing community of third-party software developers whose products are used in the same print workflow as the Harlequin RIP or alongside it inside a Digital Front End. Network members can request copies of the Harlequin RIP for use in their test labs, together with extensive documentation, and will receive alerts about upcoming releases and enhancements so that they can accelerate development of their own products.

Global Graphics Launches Harlequin MultiRIP 10 for Short Runs, Variable Data
August 20, 2013

Global Graphics Software has introduced the latest version of its Harlequin RIP software, Harlequin MultiRIP 10, that has been developed specifically to enable print shops to grow out into digital print or to expand into digital marketing. It introduces major new features that speed up the processing of PDF/VT and increase the rate that pages are fed to the press for significant productivity gains.

Global Graphics Broadens Its Relationship with HP
July 18, 2012

The Harlequin RIP has been chosen by HP to drive the new range of HP Print Module Solutions, expanding Global Graphics’ strategic relationship with HP under which the company currently supplies the RIP technologies to drive the HP Indigo range as well as the HP inkjet web press range.

TKS Chooses ‘Digital’ Harlequin RIP to Drive Inkjet Newspaper Press
April 18, 2012

The latest version of the “digital” Harlequin RIP, has been chosen by Tokyo Kikai Seisakusho (TKS) of Japan to drive a new inkjet newspaper press that will be launched in the second half of 2012. The web fed Jetleader 1500 will be used for high-speed, full-color digital newspaper production, printing 600 x 600 dpi duplex at 150 meters per minute.

Global Graphics Releases Version 9.0 of the Harlequin RIP
September 1, 2011

A major new version of the Harlequin RIP is released today by Global Graphics Software, with even faster performance than its predecessors and a new range of productivity features for print shops. Version 9.0 of the Harlequin Server RIP introduces FOGRA certification (FograCert CPS), full support for the new PANTONE Plus library, accelerated live transparency processing and PDF/VT support.

PDF/VT Variant for Simplified Variable Data Printing Released
September 20, 2010

PDF/VT enables reliable document exchange for variable data and transactional printing. It uses the Portable Document Format (PDF) based on the existing ISO PDF/X-4 and PDF/X-5 standards and will simplify VDP printing in a range of environments, from desktop printers to digital production presses.

Global Graphics Appoints a New Chief Executive Officer
June 24, 2008

CENTREVILLE, VA—June 24, 2008—Global Graphics SA (NYSE-Euronext: GLOG) has appointed Gary Fry, formerly the managing director of Adobe Systems Benelux, as chief executive officer. Fry (39) replaces Jim Freidah who has resigned from the Company’s board of directors having served as chief executive officer since April 2007 and chief operating officer since July 1999. During his early period as chief operating office, Freidah steered the company through a series of strategic acquisitions to strengthen the company’s product portfolio, notably in digital print and PDF document technologies. Subsequently he transformed the Company into the streamlined organization it is today. Fry will

Dynagram and Global Graphics to Demonstrate Live JDF Workflows
May 15, 2008

QUEBEC, CANADA—May 15, 2008—Dynagram, the leader in innovative imposition technologies for the commercial print, digital print and prepress industries, and Global Graphics, world leading developer of technology for document and print solutions and developer of the Harlequin RIP®, will present live workflow demonstrations at drupa, in collaboration with MIS system providers GamSys and NovaVision. The demonstrations will illustrate live jobs created in an MIS system, moving to imposition and then sent to a RIP for final print processing. The live demos will be presented at the JDF Experience Parc on six occasions throughout the event. JDF Workflows During these demonstrations, the MIS creates