Océ VarioPrint 6250 Receives Prestigious PIA/GATF InterTech Technology Award
TRUMBULL, CT—July 27, 2007—Océ, a global leader in digital document management and delivery solutions, announces the Océ VarioPrint 6250 digital duplex printer with revolutionary Océ Gemini Instant Duplex technology has received a 2007 InterTech? Technology Award from the Printing Industries of America/Graphic Arts Technical Foundation (PIA/GATF). Inaugurated in 1978, the PIA/GATF InterTech Technology Award honors excellence in innovative technology for the graphic communications industry. The Océ VarioPrint 6250 is the only digital printer recognized with an InterTech Award this year. PIA/GATF sponsors the award, while an anonymous, independent judging committee of industry experts and users choose the recipients.
“Recipients of this prestigious award not only have a major impact on the graphic communications industry, but are also consistently successful in the commercial marketplace. The Océ VarioPrint 6250 strongly impressed our judges in both categories,” said Dr. Mark Bohan, Vice President, Research and Technology, PIA/GATF. “As an award recipient, the Océ VarioPrint 6250 has distinguished itself with unique capabilities that offer real value for this market.”
Widely regarded as the world’s most productive digital duplex printer, the award-winning Océ VarioPrint 6250 features groundbreaking Océ Gemini Instant Duplex technology. The system delivers breakthrough performance at 250 letter-, 160 legal- and 132 ledger-size duplex prints per minute, making it up to 70 percent more productive than any other printer in its class.
“This important award demonstrates that the Océ VarioPrint 6250 has what it takes to be successful in today’s graphic arts market,” said Frank Romano, RIT Professor Emeritus. “The InterTech Award recognizes the innovation behind the system’s productivity. Its unique simultaneous digital duplexing capability has had a significant effect on the market.”
As graphic arts users seek better ways to produce documents, the family of Océ VarioPrint 6000 solutions makes it easy to expand speed and capacity as needs change. With its easy migration path, users can confidently transition from other platforms and environments. Océ interoperability and attention to customer needs ensure no disruption to existing applications. Océ PRISMA™ workflow software supports typical print streams encountered in graphic arts environments, so users can easily transition applications to their Océ system.