Kyocera TASKalfa colour MFPs receive official Pantone® approval

Johannesburg, South Africa – May, 2013 – KYOCERA Document Solutions, a global leader in advanced imaging technology and practical document solutions, announced that Pantone LLC, the world-renowned provider of professional colour standards, has approved the TASKalfa 5550ci, 4550ci, 3550ci, and 3050ci MFPs for PANTONE Colour production capabilities.

Pantone approval is granted only after rigorous analysis. When testing the TASKalfa devices, the company’s colour scientists and colour analysts developed KYOCERA device-specific look-up tables, allowing users to print superior simulations of proprietary PANTONE MATCHING SYSTEM® Colours. Pantone scrutinised the output—along with the toner, driver, resolution, and engine of each TASKalfa device. Overall the results during this analysis were found to be exceptional.

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KYOCERA streamlines office workflows with new SmartScan and SmartFax HyPAS applications

Johannesburg, South Africa – April 1, 2013: KYOCERA Document Solutions, a leading document solutions company, announces the launch of two new applications that run on its HyPAS MFP platform. The new applications, SmartScan and SmartFax, make scanning and faxing with multifunction printers easier and more productive for users while delivering sizeable time and cost savings for organisations.

Since the integration of printing, copying, scanning and faxing functions into a single device, today’s offices would be incomplete without MFPs. As with everything technical, however, there is always room for improvement. In particular, when it comes to digitising hardcopy documents, distributing digital copies, and handling fax messages, there is much to do. KYOCERA’s two new applications, designed to run on its HyPAS platform, go a long way toward taking the hassle and expense out of scanning and faxing.

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