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HP 2016 Global Partner Conference Boston | Chapter 2 | Our comment

Chapter 1 to read here.   IDeAs Comment The initiatives announced by HP at the GPC represent a significant step on the long-anticipated path to rationalisation and consolidation of the printer industry. Following the move […]

Sep, 20 · in Event,Point of View

HP 2016 Global Partner Conference Boston | Chapter 1

The Global Partner Conference is HP’s premier event of the year for channel partners, press and industry analysts. So it was fitting that HP saved their biggest news for this event, delivered in a high […]

Sep, 15 · in Event,Point of View

HP announces the Jetadvantage On Demand SaaS Marketplace | Chapter 2

Chapter 1 available here. Papercut was on the list and Nuance was not. This comes as a surprise as links between Nuance and HP are quite strong, and this is a frequent combination in pretty […]

HP announces the Jetadvantage On Demand SaaS Marketplace

On Sept 7th HP announced the HP JetAdvantage On Demand SaaS Marketplace & Management Portal Can a former behemoth become a disruptor? Under this rather technological statement, one may consider that this is just another […]

HP 2016 Industry Summit. Printing Reinvented

Following the announcements at the spring launch in Lisbon, HP Inc’s industry summit in Boston provided more insights into the thinking which will guide their development over the next five years.   This summit left […]

Shared Service centres… To do or to have it done? Final part.

1st part here, 2nd there and 3rd there. Additional thoughts from Steven Swift – IDeAs In my experience, having built and run a document/production outsourcing business, some of the key factors for and against outsourcing are […]

Shared Service centres… To do or to have it done? 3/4

1st part here, 2nd there. How can an SSC be sustainable? J-P. B.: Whether the SSC executes all or part of the activity, in the end the SSC has one responsibility: mastering what is being […]

Press review // Q2 2016

IMPSGA’S MEMBERS’ CONTENT ERGO: Delivering a Better Service Desk Experience http://www.ergogroup.ie/blog/article/how-to-deliver-a-better-service-desk-experience   PRINTING INDUSTRY Big Data – Can It Help Control Your Printing Costs? This guide shows you the four steps to using Big Data […]

May, 27

Shared Service centres… To do or to have it done? 2/4

First part available here. Is the question “doing it or having it done” the right one? J-P. B.: What’s for sure is that companies are too busy in their core activities to handle properly document […]

May, 05

Shared Service centres… To do or to have it done? 1/4

Summary of an Xplor France debate with Jean-Pierre Blanger – Ricoh, Jean-Marc Jagou – Exceo and Jean-Louis de La Salle – IDeAs   Many shared service centres have appeared recently. The debate between doing and have […]

Apr, 19

N’opposons plus le papier et le numérique ! Le vrai enjeu est la disponibilité et l’efficacité

Nous avions publié cet article en anglais en janvier dernier. Pour répondre à la demande d’une partie de nos lecteurs, le voici en français. This article was originally published in January . Some readers and subscribers asked […]

Mar, 22

HP 2016 spring launch. Printing Reinvented – Last part

1st part, 2nd part. Finally, no article on the Printing Reinvented launch would be complete without a mention of the presentation on consumables strategy and development. HP lifted the curtain on an aspect of technology […]

Mar, 17

HP 2016 spring launch. Printing Reinvented – Part 2/3

1st part here. In terms of products, HP continues to pursue a twin-track approach in the office, with extensions of both the OfficeJet Pro X range (now rebranded as ‘Page-Wide’) and the Jet Intelligence laser […]

Mar, 16

HP 2016 spring launch. Printing Reinvented 1/3

HP’s spring 2016 launch was the first major new product announcement since the company split, and was billed as ‘HP’s most important launch of the last ten years’. The billing was justified, as HP announced […]

Mar, 15