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Gabi Voice brings the power of Artificial Intelligence and voice recognition to Xerox AltaLink devices.
Xerox has partnered with Gabi Solutions to bring the power and efficiency of AI-driven voice recognition to the AltaLink line of multifunction devices.
With Gabi Voice, users skip the input screens and icons and get straight to the task with intuitive voice commands for copying, scanning, emailing, printing, troubleshooting and initiating service requests.
Leveraging the AI power of IBM’s Watson, Gabi Voice supports commands in English and is built with enterprise grade security and privacy in mind. Gabi listens only when it hears its name, and all commands are encrypted and routed through cloud-based identity and access controls.
Sharp focus on security
Sharp has launched a new addition to its A3 black and white line-up. The 26 ppm entry-level MX-M2630 is a high-spec MFP with external finishing capabilities which also offers Sharp’s unique multi-layered security features. Sharp’s security settings help companies to protect their data while it is stored, scanned and printed, to meet with GDPR compliance.
The MX-M2630 comes with a wide range of intuitive and time-saving features as standard including a a pull printing solution, which stores print jobs for authentication and customisable user interface – the same as on all other Sharp MFPs – accessed via a tiltable 7″ LCD touchscreen.
Optional features for the MX-M2630 include easy integration with mobile and cloud applications. Cloud connectivity gives easy access via the MFP to popular applications including Microsoft OneDrive for Business, SharePoint Online, Box and Google Drive via Sharp’s available Cloud Connect features.
The MX-M2630 strengthens Sharp’s MX mono offering, which now consists of 11 models built around the needs of SMB workgroup environments.
High image quality printing
Ricoh has launched the Ricoh Pro C7200sl digital sheet fed colour press to deliver competitive, robust and cost-effective digital print production for the CRD, print room and other corporate, on-demand environments.
The fast and productive four colour Pro C7200sl has been designed to increase efficiency and offers a range of professional finishing options. This new entry-level model is based on the successful Pro C7100 platform. Enhancements include improved registration, increased productivity of 85 ppm and auto duplex long sheet production up to 700mm, and simplex up to 1260mm.
A range of Digital Front End options are available with an embedded EFI E-35A Fiery and Ricoh’s GWNX print server, while a new, intuitive 17-inch operator panel increases usability. Furthermore, productivity is elevated across a wide range of media, which can now be printed at rated speed, up to 360 gsm.
Xerox workplace solutions boost mobility
With mobility and security dominating today’s workplace, Xerox has responded with new solutions that safeguard both data and devices while offering greater cost control.
Xerox Workplace Solutions includes print management and mobility offerings available in cloud or on premise server versions. The new offerings ensure customers’ print devices are as connected as their employees are without sacrificing convenience, security or affordability.
Beyond enabling printing from any mobile device, Xerox Workplace Solutions provides two innovative security offerings designed to guard data and device accessibility. Content Security enhances security procedures and protects intellectual property by monitoring all content that is printed, copied or scanned. It provides enterprises with another layer of protection, automatically notifying content owners or administrators if sensitive information is being printed or shared.
Mobile Phone Unlock provides convenience and cost savings by enabling a mobile phone to unlock and authenticate Xerox AltaLink and VersaLink devices. This feature eliminates the need for costly card readers and their proximity cards. Users are authenticated by the Xerox Print Portal app on their phone and the Near Field Communication built into the devices’ user interface.