- September 12, 2013
PALO ALTO, CA | HP reports enhancement packages for the HP Indigo 5600 and the 7600 Series digital presses and also is introducing new versions of workflow products and new partner solutions to offer higher productivity at a lower total cost. The company demonstrated these and more at PRINT 13.
“HP continues to invest in its current product capabilities, enhancing the HP Indigo 7600 and 5600 platforms with new features that touch all aspects of the print shop to improve productivity,” says Alon Bar-Shany, VP and general manager, Indigo division, HP.
New features to improve overall press performance and increase uptime by up to 10% include Print Care 2.0, a comprehensive toolset that offers on-press diagnostic and remote support tools and labor, and a new set of consumables, including a new charge roller said to offer five times the lifespan of the current version as well as a new photo imaging plate (PIP) and PIP under layer for improved ease and time of installation.
Company says updates to workflow solutions help PSPs process up to 30% more jobs with fewer resources. A new version of the HP SmartStream Production Pro Print Server features a faster raster image processor (RIP) engine and unique scalable architecture to shorten job processing. A new browser-based user interface simplifies the operation of the multiuser system, job streaming and batching capabilities improve productivity, and integrated FOGRA and GRACoL profiles enable fast and accurate color matching.