Press Release: 12. September 2011

HP Announces Latest Industry Innovation in SMB and Enterprise Printing and Solutions

AUCKLAND, New Zealand, 9 September, 2011 – HP New Zealand today announced new imaging and printing innovations and solutions for small-to-medium business (SMB), up to enterprise and graphics customer segments at a worldwide launch in Shanghai.  The company shared how innovation is at the core of the 26 billion dollar(1) imaging and printing business; including across the Asia Pacific region, where it is already driving double digit revenue growth.

“Our history of innovation runs deep, and we continue to leverage that legacy and build on it for future growth,” said Richard Bailey, Vice President, Imaging & Printing Group, HP South Pacific. “While printing in the traditional sense will continue to be integral to what we bring to the world, we are disrupting the market with leading innovations beyond the page as well.”

Products and tools for SMBs to manage print content efficiently and effectively including 3-D Scanning

For micro and small businesses, the increased need for the best tools to market and operate business is amplified by SMB growth. HP’s innovations are helping micro and small businesses keep pace with the speed of customers:

  1. Sneak Preview with the revolutionary new way to capture images of 3-D objects and scan documents, the HP TopShot LaserJet Pro M275(3) is an affordable, ideal desktop companion for small or home offices.  It is equipped with HP TopShot Scanning, a revolutionary technology that captures six separate images of a document or a 3-D object and produces one final seamless image of exceptional quality. With HP TopShot Scanning technology, SMBs can quickly produce high-quality images for immediate use in printed materials or on the web. This product will be available in 2012.

  2. In addition, three new HP LaserJets, one new Scanjet and two new Officejets were launched for businesses of all sizes, elevating printers and scanners from reliable office devices to transformative business tools helping with mobility and workflow.

    - HP Color LaserJet Pro 100 MFP M175nw – HP’s smallest ePrint-enabled colour multifunction laser printer, which comes power-packed with energy saving and mobility innovations. The HP Color LaserJet Pro 100 MFP M175nw is available now. RRP starting from $599. (2)

    - HP LaserJet Enterprise 600 M601, M602 and M603 printer series – a secure, easy-to-use web-enabled monochrome printer series engineered to help businesses increase efficiency and improve document workflow. The HP LaserJet Enterprise 600 M601 Series, HP LaserJet Enterprise 600 M602 Series and HP LaserJet Enterprise 600 M603 Series will be available in New Zealand in late 2011.

    - HP LaserJet Enterprise 500 M551 series – an ePrint enabled printer ideal for enterprise and small-business work teams who want professional-quality colour and document management tools. The HP Color LaserJet Enterprise 500 M551 series will be available in New Zealand in late 2011.

    - HP Scanjet Enterprise 8500fn1 Document Capture Workstation – a scanner optimised for workgroups with high-volume scanning needs, featuring an easy-to-use large colour touchscreen. The HP Scanjet Enterprise 8500fn1 Document Capture Workstation will be available in New Zealand in 2012.

    - Ink in the office - The new HP Officejet Pro 8600 Plus e-All-in-One printer and HP Officejet Pro 8100 ePrinter deliver professional colour documents for up to 50 percent lower cost per page than lasers(4) , and print virtually anywhere from mobile devices with HP ePrint.(5) enhanced with new inks, which resist highlighter-pen smearing, two-sided borderless printing and cloud solutions that help your business to grow beyond the page. Available in November 2011, the HP Officejet Pro 8600 Plus e-All-in-One printer RRP is $529 (2) and the HP Officejet Pro 8100 ePrinter RRP $249. (2) 

HP is also taking proven enterprise-level technologies and right-sizing those service capabilities for SMBs. With the recent acquisition of Printelligent, a leader in Managed Print Services (MPS), HP is rolling out HP Partner Managed Print Services, the first of several channel-enabled MPS offerings that HP will launch over the next year. In addition, HP is adding several HP Document Solutions (HP Access Control Express, Nuance eCopy ShareScan, ePrint for Enterprise and EcoSmart to our portfolio for our solutions specialist channel to sell.
 
Enterprise Services and Solutions Momentum

Building on the momentum of HP MPS and demonstrating another strategic move to simplify complex office processes and improve how enterprise customers work, HP is introducing new and enhanced solutions and services offerings.

  • HP Access Control Express, with HP Access Control Mobile Release, is a bundled solution of simple, effective tools that help slash print costs and keep data secure, while increasing user confidence and productivity.

  • And, the HP Solution Business Partner Programme (SBP) shows momentum with significant announcements from Hyland, Jetmobile.
     
    - Hyland joins the HP SBP programme as a Platinum partner. HP will be selling Hyland’s solution OnBase, a comprehensive enterprise content management suite. The two companies will streamline processes by capturing electronic and paper-based documents, integrating that information into front- or back-end business applications, automating workflows and enabling instant access to data stored in OnBase’s secure and centrally managed repository.

    - Jetmobile’s Securejet Express allows companies to control the security of HP Multifunction Printers (MFPs) by limiting access control for any MFPs function and prevent costly mistakes of forgetting to collect print jobs and taking the wrong print jobs.

  • For the enterprise, HP is announcing another mobile printing innovation first – the HP ePrint app for BlackBerry smartphones: cloud-unified experience. Now users can print from virtually anywhere – including HP ePrint-enabled printers, enterprise-networked printers and public print locations – with one cloud-unified HP ePrint app for BlackBerry smartphones.

 
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(1) Earnings release
(2) Availability and pricing may vary. 
(3) The HP Topshot LaserJet Pro M275 will be available in Asia Pacific in early 2012.  Pricing to be announced.
(4) Majority of color laser AiOs <US$600, March 2011. For details: www.hp.com/go/officejet. OJ Pro ISO yield with highest-capacity cartridges based on continuous printing; see www.hp.com/go/learnaboutsupplies.
(5) Requires an Internet connection to the printer. Feature works with any connected Internet- and email-capable device. Print times may vary. Some HP LaserJets may require a firmware upgrade. For a list of supported documents, and image types, see www.hp.com/go/eprintcenter. And for additional solutions see www.hp.com/go/mobile-printing-solutions.
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