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More on the Definition of Green Media

I try to avoid controversy unless, of course, I’m the cause of it. But the Doc knows a good fight when he sees it, and there's an ongoing battle these days between the proponents of print and those who favor digital media.

October 28, 2009 by Doc

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How Digital Document Storage Can Help Reduce Costs

The Doc doesn't do drugs, but sometimes I still seek a mind-blowing experience. That's when I call on my friends at Ricoh, who can always turn me on to an unbelievable statistic about office life. Did you know, for example, that the average office worker spends up to half of their workday searching for information? Now that's a mind blower, and there's a free white paper to back it up.

October 21, 2009 by Doc

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Take Steps Now to Safeguard Print Devices and Printed Data

I've talked before about security, which is one of the BIG issues with document management and managed print services. The Doc's current prescription: download this white paper from CDW entitled "Surprising Security Threat: Take Steps Now to Safeguard Print Devices and Printed Data."

October 20, 2009 by Doc

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Best Practices in Managed Print Services

I’ve come across a good overview of Managed Print Services by Darlene Sheldon, writing at imagesourcemag.com. Doc’s always on the lookout for these primers, since this is still a relatively new field.

October 18, 2009 by Doc

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A Realistic Transition Toward the "Paperless" Medical Practice

I was playing Twister with a nimble young friend from Ricoh the other day when I pulled a muscle trying to get to red. I told her how much I hate going to the doctor because of all the paperwork you have to fill out. "Well then," she said, "Give this to your doc, Doc." And she handed me a new white paper from Ricoh on how medical practices can move to digital record keeping.

October 15, 2009 by Doc

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Is Full-Color the New Standard for Office Documents?

After a night of too many mojitos with my buddies from Ricoh, the Doc doesn't remember very much. But one thing I couldn't possibly forget is our stimulating discussion about how color documents are more effective than black and white ones (and you thought the Doc was no fun). Seems my mojito buddies have produced a white paper on color, which may seem ironic, but we’re talking metaphors here. And speaking of color, do I look a little green around the gills to you?

October 8, 2009 by Doc

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