Archives by Tag 'HP'

HP SmartStream Production Center Gets it Right

Last updated: Thursday, December 19, 2013

HP has a workflow automation and management solution out called HP SmartStream Production Center which really does some things right, indicating that “they get it.” Sure, it does prepress automation, has a graphical workflow programming system, and has all the usual features and functions to automate production workflows. But, it also goes a step beyond [...]

HP Puts on an Amazing Display at Labelexpo in Brussels

Last updated: Monday, October 7, 2013

Labelexpo Europe 2013 which took place from September 24 – 27 in Brussels attracted 31,795 visitors and had just under 600 exhibitors in seven halls within Brussels Expo’s exhibition center.  It was the largest Labelexpo ever. HP’s booth space was the largest of all exhibitors, four times as large as the next largest digital press [...]

An Update on B2 Digital Cutsheet Presses for Commercial Printing

Last updated: Thursday, October 3, 2013

First shown at drupa 2008, that’s right 2008, were the B2 size digital color inkjet cutsheet presses from Fujifilm and Screen. Fast forward to drupa 2012 and those same two presses were just coming to market while HP was showing the HP Indigo 10000 , Konica Minolta was showing a technology demonstration called KM-1 and [...]

Notable Workflow Management Seen at PRINT13

Last updated: Tuesday, October 1, 2013

There were far too many workflow solutions shown at PRINT to fit into a blog, so I’m going to break it apart into a couple of articles. In this first one, I’ll run through a few of the major workflow management products shown. These products can range from the very simple to the very complex [...]

Print Your Future

Last updated: Thursday, July 18, 2013

Recently I had the chance to attend HP’s Print Your Future event, held near the HP inkjet labs in San Diego. The event was hosted by HP’s IHPS division which makes the high speed continuous feed inkjet presses (T2xx, T3xx, T4xx series). I was able to tour the labs and see each of the three [...]