Konica Minolta Launches Workplace Hub Pro

Konica Minolta today announced Workplace Hub Pro, further strengthening its all-in-one IT offering to small and medium-sized businesses (SMBs.) Joining the Hub and Edge solutions in the next-generation Workplace Hub portfolio, the newly launched device combines powerful, smart office printing technology from Konica Minolta’s bizhub i-Series MFP range, with best-of-breed software and managed IT services – all in a single solution.

Designed with the particular IT needs of SMBs in mind, Workplace Hub Pro combines the innovative Workplace Hub software with high-quality bizhub® i-Series printing and scanning capabilities to deliver a powerful solution for the intelligent connected workplace. The advanced solution offers customers print and copy speeds ranging from 25ppm to 65ppm (pages per minute), and scanning speeds range from 100/200ipm to 140/280ipm (images per minute.) Workplace Hub Pro also offers a comprehensive portfolio of features and applications including print and document management, cloud back-up and remote virtual public network (VPN) connection, and WiFi management to give users the convenience of working with a single provider for all their technology needs.

Workplace Hub Pro

HP Introduces Remote Work Solutions for Rapidly Changing Work Environments

News highlights:

  • Helps partners modernise infrastructures and accelerate transition to cloud
  • Delivers adaptable solutions to help distributed workforces perform in the office and at home
  • Enables workers to stay productive and effective no matter where they work

July 15, 2020 — Today HP Inc. introduced a suite of remote work offerings that enable partners to deliver progressive, integrated services-based print solutions. By building out capabilities that drive business outcomes, HP Amplify partners can ready their businesses to succeed in today’s environment while driving long-term recurring revenue streams.

“The COVID-19 pandemic is requiring companies to accelerate their shift to modern workstyles where where automation and adaptability reign supreme,” said David Prezzano, HP’s General Manager and Global Head, Print Services and Solutions Category, HP Inc. “Customers and partners are now looking to rapidly modernize their infrastructure and shift to service models to better manage distributed IT environments. No matter where a company is on the curve, HP has a suite of solutions to help them succeed.”

Scalable solutions for managing printer fleets remotely

Included in the offerings is HP Advance, a new integrated platform for managing HP Access Control Print, HP Access Control Scan, HP Mobile Connector1 and HP Direct Print from one admin console.  By offering a modular system, enterprise customers can scale requirements easily with the switch of a license key. HP also announced that HP Command Center, a single tool for HP partners to deploy and manage cloud applications for their customers in many cases without going on-site, can now enable fleet onboarding, saving partners time while freeing up IT resources. The HP Workpath ecosystem, which enables workers to connect to cloud-based platforms directly from the MFP, has expanded rapidly since it launched in November 2019, with more than 275 reseller partners, 100+ apps available on the platform and thousands of apps deployed.  In addition, HP has launched its revenue share model for HP Workpath, which simplifies access to third-party applications. By having the order and payment process transacted through HP Command Center, partners now have access to a much broader range of apps. 

Drive your digital transformation journey with imageRUNNER ADVANCE DX

Full Canon Press Release: https://www.canon.co.uk/press-centre/press-releases/2020/02/digital-transformation-journey-with-imagerunner-advance-dx/

4th February 2020: The workplace is changing rapidly. Thanks to mobile and remote working, employees can work wherever and whenever they want. So staying agile in your approach to information management is crucial. We’re evolving our portfolio beyond pure print and scan technology to create adaptable “hubs” for digital transformation: meet the new imageRUNNER ADVANCE DX range. Wherever you are in your digital transformation journey, our new devices can help you seamlessly integrate print and digital, enhancing productivity and freeing up valuable IT resource.

Key Specs

  • 1 pass ADF 270 ipm for duplex A4 (unrivalled speed on the market)
  • New stain-resistant glass (only available from Canon)
  • Ergonomic design of the ADF
  • uniFLOW Online Express embedded as standard for cloud connectivity
  • Output management software, UniFLOW Online, can now be deployed straight from the device, on subscription, for easier adoption and implementation
  • Even quieter scanning operation, making the imageRUNNER ADVANCE DX a leading solution for working office environments
ImageRUNNER ADVANCE DX