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
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 ]
Blueprint Enterprise 5.3 Update 2 Now Available!
Pharos is happy to announce the latest update to Blueprint Enterprise! 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 Service… [ 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 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 been… [ Read more ]
Pharos Receives Customer Focus Award from HP
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 ]