HP Unveils Print Solutions, Including 10 Industry-first Innovations that Transform Print Features into Digit22 Sep, 2010
HP Unveils Print Solutions, Including 10 Industry-first Innovations that Transform Print Features into Digit
NEW YORK, NY (Sept. 20, 2010) - HP today announced multiple innovations across its printing portfolio, including 10 industry-first technologies that significantly improve how customers interact with their digital content. The new solutions are designed to help enable all customers -- from consumers to small and midsize businesses (SMBs) to enterprise organizations -- to better manage and access digital content, convert information from paper to digital with one touch, and quickly unlock content repositories in the enterprise.
HP made the announcements from the stage of a global news conference, joined by prominent partners and customers, including Jerry Yang, co-founder of Yahoo!; Ivanka Trump, renowned entrepreneur, co-founder of the Trump Hotel Collection and founder of the Ivanka Trump Collection; Rob Lips, vice president of QuickBooks Product Marketing at Intuit; Ed Febinger, vice president of Inventory and Manufacturing Strategy at Pearson PLC; and Matias del Campo, founder and principal at SPAN Architecture & Design.
"HP is unleashing innovation and has once again made the future a reality," said Vyomesh Joshi, executive vice president, Imaging and Printing Group, HP. "We have transformed the flow of content for all customers letting them access, share, print and manage content virtually anytime or anywhere in the world."
-- Disruptive new category of printers powered by the Web and empowered by the Cloud spanning the HP Photosmart, Officejet, LaserJet and Designjet lines for consumer models and for the office...
-- Unlocking billions of pages by giving people the freedom to print photos, documents and more from mobile devices;
-- Breakthrough technology with HP FutureSmart Firmware and HP Open Extensibility Platform that enables SMB and enterprise customers to use current and future third-party and workflow solutions on hardware that dates back to 2005.
Offerings for the digitally connected consumer
HP introduced two content devices designed to serve the access and print needs of digitally connected consumers. In addition, the company has simplified the print experience from mobile devices by offering HP ePrint(3) on all new HP Photosmart devices as well as direct printing from Apple iPad, iPod touch and iPhone devices with iOS 4.2.
-- The HP Photosmart eStation All-in-One combines the full features of an HP All-in-One with web browsing and access to HP print apps and widgets -- plus a detachable, 7-inch, full-color touchscreen for mobile freedom in the home. Additional features include access to Barnes & Noble's expansive eBookstore with more than 1 million digital titles as well as one-touch access to customized content from Yahoo!, Yahoo! Mail, Yahoo! Messenger, Yahoo! Search and Yahoo! Weather direct from the display. Customers also can fax without the need of a phone line. The ENERGY STAR(R) qualified HP Photosmart eStation is currently available in select countries.
-- The HP ENVY 100 e-All-in-One is a sleek, slim-line printer designed to complement modern home decor and features a high-resolution touchscreen display, whisper-quiet operation and a retractable paper tray. The ENERGY STAR qualified HP ENVY 100 e-All-in-One is the planet's first PVC-free printer(7) and is expected to be available worldwide next month.