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 ]

Pharos and Microsoft: Simplifying Print Management Together

Brandon Heffernan
July 2020

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 ]

Pharos Receives Customer Focus Award from HP

Team Pharos
June 2020

Pharos is proud to announce that we received the Customer Focus award from HP at the Global Partners Conference held last month. HP’s JetAdvantage division recognized eight strategic partners who have gone the extra mile to help HP and its customers reach and exceed their goals. Every year, HP brings their partner companies together from… [ Read more ]

Why Zero Trust Networks Are a Growing Trend

Summary: The security strategy of zero trust has been growing rapidly in recent years, as more corporate enterprises abandon traditional network configurations that rely on perimeter security. In today’s world of lockdowns, health anxiety, remote workers, increasing cybercrime, and too many unknowns to count, zero trust will likely emerge as the new standard for corporate… [ Read more ]

Sentry Print: Secure Cloud Printing for All Environments

Team Pharos

Pharos is proud to announce the latest update to Sentry Print! Sentry Print is an important part of Beacon, our line of cloud print management services. It provides true cloud secure printing for any corporate network—even zero trust networks, which are rapidly growing in adoption. IT managers can reduce or even fully eliminate their print… [ Read more ]

Touchless Printing: Limit Contact with Shared Surfaces

Christina Laniak
April 2020

You know those multi-function devices in your office that enable you to print, copy, scan and email your documents? They all have buttons or touch panels that get a lot of use. In some businesses, employees use a printer 3-5 times per day. That adds up to a lot of contact with “high-touch” surfaces, which… [ Read more ]

Pharos is Proud to Support Microsoft Universal Print

Brandon Heffernan
March 2020

Microsoft recently introduced Universal Print, an Azure-based system meant to simplify office printing for IT managers. Universal Print leverages the Internet Printing Protocol (IPP) and Azure Active Directory to make it easy for administrators to manage employee access to printers and enable direct printing workflows without requiring any print servers. Universal Print is an offering… [ Read more ]

Pharos Systems and Cranel Announce Strategic Partnership

Pharos Systems and Cranel are pleased to announce a strategic partnership that will enable Cranel to distribute Pharos print management solutions through their extensive network of value-added resellers (VARs) and office equipment dealers (OEDs). This agreement makes Cranel the primary distributor of the Pharos Cloud printing platform to the VAR and dealer market and the… [ Read more ]

Your Office Printing Is in the Cloud

Matthew Baston
Director, Enterprise Accounts

Every IT manager wants their internal printing operations to be secure, cost-effective, and user-friendly. One technology achieves all of these things, along with an impressively quick positive ROI: pull printing. You’re probably familiar with the concept. Instead of “pushing” print jobs directly to specific devices where they are too often left lying around or forgotten… [ Read more ]

HP Presents Pharos with “Customer First” Award

Brandon Heffernan
June 2019

Hewlett-Packard recently presented Pharos with its “Customer First” award at their Global Partner Conference in Barcelona. It’s the latest in a long history of recognition for Pharos as a key strategic partner and solution provider for our mutual customers, which include some of the largest and most well-known global brands. Here’s a quick summary of… [ Read more ]