Hewlett-Packard remains the leader in the printing space, which is a high-margin business courtesy of ink supplies. However, enterprises are increasingly knowledgeable about the costs of printing and looking to farm management of these devices out to companies like HP and Xerox. Other key players: Lexmark, Eastman Kodak and Ricoh.
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Long known as a laser printer maker, Lexmark International has been silently offering managed print services in Indonesia since 2006. The company stopped making inkjet printers last year, and has now reaffirmed its commitment to introduce a series of enterprise solutions through lucrative product, software, and integrated services tailored to cater for company-specific needs.
3D printing looks set to take off in Singapore, but the cool technology throws up legal questions around product liability and copyright.
Offering affordable 3D printers for the masses, Pirate3D is bucking the trend from a recent wave of software and Internet startups from Singapore and says going the hardware route can be easier.
At the Gartner Symposium, 3D printing was pitched as a strategic technology tech leaders need to think through for the risks and big rewards.
The 3D printer manufacturer is eyeing the region's potential, especially on the back of government support to drive the technology's development and adoption.
Amid intensifying regional interest and potential competition, Singapore's future lies in filling niches such as in engineering consultancy. A sustainable ecosystem is also needed by supporting startups and promoting more companies to use 3D printing in product development.
Intended for high production volumes, the Phaser 3610 and WorkCentre 3615 can both output up to 47 pages per minute.
The printer company hopes by acquiring the German software and services company it can improve its transition to becoming an enterprise end-to-end solutions provider.
The new offerings, priced starting at $429, can underpin inventory control, asset tracking and point-of-sale applications.
The world is printing a bit less, but not by much. Mobile device printing and emerging markets are forecast to hold the market at about 3 trillion printed pages a year.
Technologies such as Google Glass and 3D printers are beginning to bend and blend our experience of physical and digital realities...
ZDNet spoke with the printers, software, and managed services company's managing director Nick Kugenthiran about his past as a sailor and how that has helped him succeed in the IT industry.
The future of 3D printing might have got a little brighter with Stratasys's planned acquisition of MakerBot.
Todd Bradley steps down from HP's PC and printer unit to be replaced by Dion Weisler, a former Lenovo and Acer executive. HP is hoping Bradley and Weisler can form an executive tag team that can tackle China and Lenovo.
Union Bank of India is willing to pay up to US$1,000 for 18 "fast" dot matrix printers, which will be used in one of its regional branches.