Global Technology Provider Adds Lantronix Award-winning xPrintServer Mobile Printing Solution to Its Line of Network Accessories
Easy-to-Use, Enterprise-Ready xPrintServer-Office Edition Extends Ricoh Copier and Print Systems Capabilities to Apple Mobile Devices
Irvine, Calif. – April 29, 2015 – Lantronix, Inc. (NASDAQ: LTRX), a specialized networking company providing smart IoT and M2M solutions, announced that its xPrintServer® – Office Edition mobile printing solution has been added to Ricoh’s line of network accessories. Ricoh will resell the xPrintServer to provide its customers with a mobile solution that enables quick and easy wireless printing for iPads®, iPhones® and other iOS-enabled Apple devices.
The Lantronix xPrintServer – Office Edition is a “plug-and-print” solution that will allow customers to print directly from iOS devices to their Ricoh printer, or virtually any printer, without installing special software or applications. By simply plugging in the xPrintServer anywhere on the Local Area Network, it will auto-discover the printers on the network. The Office Edition offers several security and enterprise management features, including remote authentication, active directory management and proxy server support.
With more and more companies seeking a mobile solution as part of the RFQ process, the time was now for Ricoh to add to its line of network accessories. “The faster employees are able to move information from their mobile device to a printer, the faster they can complete projects, share information and collaborate,” said Jason Dizzine, Director, Product Marketing, Ricoh Americas Corporation. “This improved workflow enhances information mobility, and we are excited to now offer the Lantronix xPrintServer – Office Edition as a solution to help meet the mobile printing demands of our customers in the new world of work.”
The xPrintServer wireless capabilities don’t end with iOS devices. In just a few steps, IT personnel can also set up Mac desktops and Windows PCs. The xPrintServer solution complements Ricoh’s line of existing network accessories that provide the flexibility to simply and easily move beyond the limitations of network cables and connect output devices wherever and however is desirable.
“Ricoh is a global leader in information mobility for today’s changing workforce, with a strong legacy of introducing new technologies into the workplace and a deep expertise in managing and accessing information,” said Kurt Busch, president and CEO of Lantronix. “We are pleased that our xPrintServer has been selected by Ricoh to provide their customers with a seamless mobile printing solution that will allow them to leverage the expanding population of smart devices in today’s work environments. Ricoh’s selection of the xPrintServer is an example of one of the ways Lantronix is engaging with Tier One accounts to expand sales opportunities for our Enterprise Solutions products across many different verticals.”
Lantronix, Inc. (NASDAQ: LTRX) is a specialized networking company providing M2M (machine to machine) and IoT (Internet of Things) solutions. Our products deliver secure connectivity, device management and mobility for today’s increasingly connected world. By networking and managing devices and machines that have never before been connected, we enable our customers to realize the possibilities of the Internet of Things. Founded in 1989, Lantronix pioneers robust, intelligent and easy to deploy solutions for mission critical applications in a wide range of industries, including data center, medical, security, industrial, transportation, retail, financial and government. Lantronix is headquartered in Irvine, California, with offices in Europe, Asia and Japan. For more information, visit www.lantronix.com.
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