Plug-and-Print Solution for iOS Devices Delivers Easy, Hassle-free Mobile Printing for iPad and iPhone Users
Irvine, Calif. – April 17, 2013 – Lantronix, Inc. (Nasdaq: LTRX), a leading global provider of smart M2M (machine-to-machine) connectivity solutions, today announced that Lantronix xPrintServer – Office Edition products will be featured in i.Business Expo, a national convention road tour for the Apple-based business community sponsored by i.Business Magazine. As the Mobile Print Sponsor and VIP partner of the road show, Lantronix will have print stations at each event at which attendees can see the power of the xPrintServer in action by printing directly from their Apple iOS® devices.
The xPrintServer is the industry’s first and only hardware solution that enables users to print from iPads®, iPhones® and virtually any other iOS device without the need to buy a special printer or install special apps or software. The xPrintServer is offered in two editions, the Office Edition, which provides enterprise-level features ideal for business users, and the Home Edition, which is intended for the consumer.
“We take a solutions-based approach to productivity for the Apple business market and view the xPrintServer as a perfect fit for those seeking mobile printing solutions,” said Carmine De Santa, founder of i.Business Expo and publisher of i.Business Magazine.
i.Business Expo is a premiere trade show dedicated exclusively to Apple-related products and solutions for businesses. The expo includes keynote speakers, seminars and an exhibitor technology fair. Each event, which expects to draw thousands of attendees per show, is located on the show floor of major small business and IT conferences across North America. The schedule for 2013 is as follows:
- May 16, 2013, in New York, New York co-located with the Small Business Expo
- June 20, 2013, in Dallas, Texas co-located with the Small Business Expo
- September 19, 2013, in Orlando, Florida co-located with the Florida Business Expo
- October 24, 2013, in New York, New York co-located with the NY XPO Business Conference
- November 7, 2013, Los Angeles, California co-located with the Small Business Expo
“As iPads and iPhones continue to be broadly deployed in a business environment, we are thrilled that the xPrintServer can play an important role to support this movement by providing an easy printing solution that simplifies an otherwise complicated process, ” said Mark D. Tullio, vice president of worldwide marketing for Lantronix. “We share common values with the folks at i.Business Expo when it comes to the Apple business community and are delighted to join them at these events across the country, which are ideally targeted to small and mid-sized businesses – a segment that is increasingly adopting iPads and the xPrintServer in the workplace .”
The xPrintServer: Open it. Plug it in. Print!
The xPrintServer family is an easy-to-use hardware solution that utilizes the iOS native print menu. With automatic printer discovery and no configuration, printing is hassle-free. Simply open the box, plug in power and Ethernet, and print – from any iOS device running iOS version 4.2 or later, to virtually any USB or network-connected printer, whether wired or wireless.
- xPrintServer micro site – http://www.xPrintServer.com
- xPrintServer – Office Edition launch video
- xPrintServer – Home Edition launch video
- Demo (installation) video
How to Buy
The xPrintServer – Office Edition retails for $199.95 MSRP, while the xPrintServer – Home Edition retails for $99.95 MSRP. Both editions are also available from Lantronix.com, as well as a variety of e-tailers including Amazon, Best Buy Online, Buy.com, CDW, Ebyte.com, Insight Enterprises, MacMall, Mavtechonline.com, NeutronUSA, Newegg.com, NextDayPC.com, NextWarehouse.com, PCMall, PowerMax.com, Provantage, SemiconductorStore.com, SoftwareForLess, and more.
The xPrintServer currently supports thousands of printer models from leading printer manufacturers including HP, Brother, Epson, Canon, Dell, Lexmark, and Xerox. The complete list of supported printer brands and models is available atwww.Lantronix.com.
Lantronix, Inc. (NASDAQ: LTRX) is a global leader of secure M2M (machine-to-machine) communication technologies that simplify access and communication with and between virtually any electronic device. Our smart connectivity solutions enable sharing data between devices and applications to empower businesses to make better decisions based on real-time information, and gain a competitive advantage by generating new revenue streams, improving productivity and increasing efficiency and profitability. Easy to integrate and deploy, Lantronix products remotely and securely connect electronic equipment via networks and the Internet. Founded in 1989, Lantronix serves some of the largest medical, security, industrial and building automation, transportation, retail/POS, financial, government, consumer electronics/appliances, IT/data center and pro-AV/signage entities in the world. The company’s headquarters are located in Irvine, Calif.
For more information, visit www.lantronix.com. The Lantronix blog, http://lantronix.com/blog, features industry discussion and updates. Follow Lantronix on Twitter at http://www.twitter.com/Lantronix.
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