There are plenty of ways that companies can wind up with multi-vendor printer fleets.
Sometimes it’s an unintentional accumulation of printers from a variety of manufacturers over the years. This is a common outcome of mergers and acquisitions.
Other times it’s deliberate, because different printers serve different enterprise printing needs. For instance, healthcare organizations need certain printers for specialized tasks, and they might not all come from a single manufacturer.
No matter how they originate, there’s one thing that multi-vendor print environments have in common: Print management is anything but easy. And print servers don’t really help. They often just make the problem worse.
Besides the challenges of basic print management, a multi-vendor print environment has other potential downfalls. Here are a few:
So what does all this mean? If you’ve got a diverse fleet of printers, are you out of luck? Do you have to get rid of it to overcome these limitations?
You can enjoy pain-free print management without having to ditch your multi-vendor printer fleet.
Better yet, you can eliminate print servers to achieve a reduction in print infrastructure at the same time.
PrinterLogic’s serverless enterprise printing infrastructure is how. Whether your printers come from one vendor or one dozen, it brings benefits like:
Independent Photocopier Services (IPS) is a perfect example of what PrinterLogic SaaS is capable of. This MSP in Dublin, Ireland provides print management and enterprise printing services for several high-profile companies.
Using PrinterLogic SaaS, IPS is able to support its customers’ hybrid printer fleets, eliminate their print servers and enjoy comprehensive print management with a single, secure cloud-based solution. Read the case study here.
Whether you’re an MSP or a global enterprise, it’s easy to test PrinterLogic SaaS and all its features in your multi-vendor print environment today.
We deliver a highly available Serverless Printing Infrastructure using a centrally managed Direct IP printing platform. If you want to empower end users with mobile printing, secure release printing, and many advanced features, we’d love to show you how.
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