Pharos Is Now Chrome Enterprise Recommended!
We are thrilled to announce that Google has recognized Pharos Systems as a Chrome Enterprise Recommended partner! Chrome Enterprise Recommended is Google’s partner program for third-party solutions that are verified by Google to meet certain technical and support standards for Chrome OS and Chrome devices. (See Solution Brief on Google.com) As part of this partnership,… [ Read more ]
Pharos Chrome Print Now Available!
We are happy to announce the latest update to the Pharos Beacon cloud platform! This update includes several important new features, including Pharos Chrome Print, a lightweight extension that makes Chromebook printing simple in any Pharos environment! This update to Beacon also includes several improvements to Sentry Print: Mobile Device Management (MDM) support for the… [ Read more ]
Uniprint and the Cloud: Print Solutions for the Modern Campus
We’ve recently experienced a significant increase in the number of Uniprint customers who are ready to explore how Pharos Beacon cloud services can augment their Uniprint systems. Whether it’s student printing or back-office printing or both, many IT professionals are looking for new ways to simplify the management of campus-wide printing and its related costs…. [ Read more ]
Print Solutions for Healthcare: The Banner Health Story
Healthcare Print Management Case Study Healthcare organizations face many critical business issues today. Chief among them are increasing operational expenses and HIPAA privacy and security compliance challenges. Imagine being able to address both of these challenges together and achieve clear, measurable results. With so many urgent priorities to manage, many healthcare IT professionals have not… [ Read more ]
Cloud Printing for the New Office
Even before the global coronavirus pandemic began in early 2020, many organizations were already looking to externalize their print infrastructure to align with their overall IT strategy. Cloud-based printing dramatically simplifies the print process and makes it easier and more secure for employees to print. In today’s climate of remote workers and skeleton crews in… [ Read more ]
Managing Print for a Remote Workforce
The new reality of a distributed workforce, with most employees working from home, has forced us to think differently about how we manage IT to serve our people. Some employees will return to the office, but many people might not want to return for some time. Others might not ever want to resume office life… [ Read more ]
Uniprint 9.1 Service Pack 3 Now Available!
We are happy to announce the latest update to Uniprint 9.1! This update provides new Chromebook support for customers who are currently using Google Cloud Print (GCP), which Google is retiring in December. Customers planning to phase out GCP but still support Chromebook printing now have the flexibility to transition to the new solution any… [ Read more ]
What “Cloud Print Management” Means
Summary: The concept of “cloud print management” is still fairly new to many people, and there are various assumptions about what it entails. True cloud print management means your organization is leveraging specialized cloud services to take on the security, infrastructure, maintenance, and upgrade burdens that your internal staff would otherwise need to manage. The… [ Read more ]
Blueprint Enterprise 5.3 Update 2 Now Available!
Pharos is happy to announce the latest update to Blueprint Enterprise 5.3! This update includes security updates, administrative improvements, and several new features, including a new Internet Printing Protocol (IPP) service, offline printing, expanded screen reader support, improved quota management, and expanded delegate printing functionality. New Features In This Release Include: The new Pharos IPP… [ Read more ]
Pharos and Microsoft: Simplifying Print Management Together
Last week, Microsoft announced the public preview of Universal Print, their cloud-based printing service within Microsoft 365. Universal Print is scheduled for official launch in January 2021. Since the private preview of Universal Print announced in March, Microsoft has included in their development process several technology and solutions partners, including Pharos. Our development team has… [ Read more ]