How Can I Print from my Mobile Device?

Remember when you were a kid and your parents told you not to take toys to school with you, but you did it anyway? Today as adults, we continue to bring our toys to work…but instead of bringing a favorite action figure (or babydoll- for the ladies), we are bringing our smart phones and mobile…

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Hey IT, You Better Get Used to “BYOD”

With the widespread adoption of smartphones and tablets, today’s workforce is relying more and more on consumer mobile devices to help them in their professional lives. It is not enough to have a company supplied desktop PC, or even a laptop, anymore. End users are now demanding access to business applications and functions from their…

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Mobile still rules in 2012

I recently attended a technology round table discussion over lunch with a group of IT professionals from the Baltimore/ Washington area.  Not surprisingly, the two main topics of discourse were the Cloud and mobile technology.  I’ll leave the blog feedback on the Cloud to my colleague Kevin O’Brien.  For me, it was the conversation about the…

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Fiery Enhances iOS Printing Solution

As Apple continues to put out quality products, the number of handheld devices, such as the iPad and iPhone, continue to skyrocket in the workplace.  Most people are still using a PC or Mac for their everyday office tasks, but more and more are finding the need to enable mobile printing from their handheld.  Many…

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The cloud is buzzing

There are many buzz words that can be considered overused in business today.  Some of which would include “value added,” “best of breed,” “synergy,” and even “solutions.”   However, prepare yourself for the proliferation of the term “cloud.”  Between Microsoft’s “To the cloud” campaign and Apple’s soon to be launched “iCloud,” it isn’t going away anytime…

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So what’s next in the cloud…iCloud

We already have a multitude of apps that allow Multifunctional Devices (MFD’s) and printers to integrate seamlessly into your current cloud-based programs.  Google has been a heavy hitter in this area with items such as Gmail, Google Docs, and Cloud Print Integration.  It seems right that Apple will need to take a stab at this…

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Wireless printing from your mobile device

Wireless printing from your iPhone, iPad, Blackberry, or just about any other mobile device is now possible through EFI’s solution PrintMe Connect and Ricoh/ Savin’s HotSpot Printing. Now, if you have employees traveling between offices, they can easily print to Canon or Savin MFPs on the go and without wires or drivers.

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