• Printing Systems Connectivity: From Interfaces and Protocols to Output Management

is a comprehensive, educational tool introducing key concepts, enabling technologies and trends in connectivity for distributed and centralized printing environments. The Guide to Printing Systems Connectivity covers the full range of printing environments from desktop personal and networked computers to mainframe systems. (2000/200 pages) 



The Guide to Printing Systems Connectivity: From Interfaces and Protocols to Output Management is a new resource to help you understand and teach the fundamentals of digital printing systems connectivity


Table of Contents

Chapter 1

Introduction

* Objectives and content of the guide
* Background

Chapter 2

Physical and Logical Interfaces

* Parallel interfaces
* Serial interfaces
* SCSI
* Printer direct video
* Infrared
* Protocols and protocol converters

Chapter 3

Multi-User Environments

* Printer sharing devices
* Networks basics
o Types of networks
o Network structures
o The Open Systems Interconnection (OSI Network Model)
o Common network systems
* Network printer connectivity
o Internal print servers
o External print servers
* Network printers

Chapter 4

Print Management

* Standards for print management
o Simple Network Management Protocol (SNMP)
o Printer Management Information Format (MIF)
o Internet Printing Protocol
* Print management software solutions
o Canon NetSpot/Web NetSpot
o Hewlett-Packard JetAdmin & Web JetAdmin
o IBM Network Printer Manager (NPM)
o Lexmark MarkVision
o Xerox CentreWare
o Others
* Device interoperabilty developments
o Salutation Consortium
o JetSend
o Jini
o UpnP

Chapter 5

Production Printing Systems Environments

* IBM Printing Systems
o Infoprint Manager
o Infoprint Workflow
* Oc


Benefits of the Guide

# Clarifies technical and market issues
# Assists buyers in making the right purchasing decision
# Helps printing equipment and connectivity solutions vendors educate and train their employees


Who Will Benefit?

* Manufacturing/Vendor Companies
o Printer connectivity solutions
o Printing systems
o RIP/Controllers
* VARs/Systems integrators
* End users
o MIS/data centers
o Network specialists
o In-plants/reprographic centers
* Print providers
o Commercial printers
o Outsourcing organizations
o Digital Service bureaus
* Graphic arts professionals
* Educational organizations
* Industry trade associations


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