Is Print on Your Company’s Zero Trust Security Checklist?
When it comes to network security, the conventional wisdom was that a secure perimeter will keep out the bad guys, like a moat around a castle to defend against pillagers. But keeping up with sophisticated and evolving threats, both external and internal, has become an expensive game that never ends. To stay ahead of the… [ Read more ]
Managing Print in 2021: What You Need to Know Now
Managing print in 2021 involves factors that we couldn’t have foreseen at this time last year. Home offices and touchless printing are part of our new normal. Corporate offices are only just beginning to trickle in employees as the vaccination effort begins. Even with a vaccinated population, careful office protocols are likely here to stay…. [ Read more ]
Pharos Products and Services Unaffected by the SolarWinds Exploit
The Pharos Security Team has been watching with heightened awareness the developing cyberattack on federal and corporate computing systems by way of vulnerabilities found in several versions of the SolarWinds Orion software platform. Pharos does not use SolarWinds Orion software for internal or cloud-based systems. We have completed an audit of all computing platforms within… [ Read more ]
Blueprint Enterprise 5.3 Update 3 Now Available!
We’re happy to announce the latest update to Blueprint Enterprise! Update 3 provides administrative improvements and several new features, including touchless printing via the Pharos Print mobile app, a new admin page for mobile QR Code release configuration, and Sentry Print support for additional HP, Konica Minolta, and Xerox devices! New Features in This Release:… [ Read more ]
Touchless Printing at Work and on Campus: Creating a Safer, Better Experience
We all know that 2020 has changed the world in many ways. The realms of business and education have certainly been among the most visibly affected. So many things are different now, and everyone has had to adapt to changes we never could have foreseen. Business and educational institutions all over the world have had… [ Read more ]
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 ]
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 ]
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
There has been a lot of chatter in recent months about cloud print management services, and it’s interesting to observe how different the assumptions have been about the meaning of “cloud print management” and what a cloud print management solution looks like. Cloud Hosted vs True Cloud Some IT pros assume that “cloud print management”… [ Read more ]