Software manufacturer AKI informed about the advantages of print management in virtualized environments Wurzburg, May 26, 2009. With the virtualization of print management can save significant costs, informed the Wurzburger output-management specialist AKI GmbH. The software manufacturer's print management product family PrinTaurus is already widely used in virtualized environments. Here, the user companies compared to the conventional operation of the solution saves the hardware cost for own print server. Handling and transparency of the printing environment to the same degree stay given as used in a real world environment. In addition, the companies benefit from the additional savings of virtualization on energy, space, air conditioning, wiring, as well as a better utilization of the existing server. PrinTaurus runs in the virtualized environment on Windows operating systems and supports, including pressure management for SAP installations. Because the printing environment is often highly structured, facilitates PrinTaurus specifically in virtualized environments the management.
So, as a structure for each Department, a division of SAP and office printing, as well as the splitting on printer manufacturers is possible and very transparent at the same time for the administrator. The principle of AKI has always been to support printing environments - whether it is the hardware print server or printer, multifunction devices regardless of manufacturer. Our goal is to give users complete flexibility and to make the administration of the systems it as efficiently and quickly as possible", explains AKI Managing Director Dr. Armin Knoblauch. To virtualize print management is of high value to our clients, because they can break the dependency between the operating system and hardware. Also businesses, who already virtualized your environment to check all new purchases on their ability to virtualize, because you no longer want to give up the benefits." Garlic in particular sees the emerging shortage of resources Advantage, flexibility to move applications running.
PrinTaurus is a modularly structured print management solution used in any size of company and across locations both real and virtualized network environments. All types of tasks a print management solution, specifically but the reliable output of business critical printing, such as shipping and billing documents, contract confirmations and similar are supported. A so-called single point of control"allows the administrator to recognize, for example, printer errors with a view already emerging problems or if a printer consumables must be replaced. In addition, the solution supports also quickly setting up new printers and multifunction devices. AKI GmbH: AKI was founded in 1986 as AK industry Informatik GmbH and specializes in software for the output and print management. The company as AKI GmbH is known since late 2005. To the product and Service portfolio belongs to the entire spectrum of output management such as pressure distribution, printing, forms, and archiving of documents. Wurzburg is headquartered with development, sales, support and management of AKI GmbH, software is developed in the Branch Office Dresden. Customers of AKI, including Volkswagen, Daimler, Bayerische Hypo - Vereinsbank AG, Hypo Vereinsbank, Roche Diagnostics GmbH, Hella AG Huck & co., Gerry Weber and to include commercial vehicles. Contact address: AKI GmbH Mr. Dr.-ing. Armin Knoblauch Berliner Platz 9 97080 Wurzburg Tel: 0931/32155-0 fax: 0931 / 32155-99 eMail: Internet: PR Agency: Walter Visual PR GmbH Mr. Markus Walter Rheinstrasse 99 65185 Wiesbaden Tel.: 0611/23878-0 fax: 0611 / 23878-23 E-mail: Internet: