Canon and Ultimate developed a seamless integration between PRISMAproduction workflow and Impostrip® Scalable for customers in need of high speed PDF imposition. The combined solution is dedicated to automate complex web impositions for any finishing devices. Canon offers integration of Ultimate Bindery JDF finishing server with PRISMAproduction enabling print service providers to fully automate and optimize web-to-finish workflow from production planning to the prepress and finishing stages.
Thanks to a very tight collaboration, C.P. Bourg and Ultimate has completed a new development allowing the synchronization of jobs produced for the C.P. Bourg booklet maker BDFEx and BCMexBMEx. With the latest inclusion of BSF, Ultimate Bindery delivers new performance on the Xerox Print Server automating the flow to the BCMexBMEx and the BDFEx. Our customers can now realize an uninterrupted web2finish manufacturing process or simply from prepress to finished products.
In collaboration with Duplo, Ultimate developed connectivity with Duplo finishing equipment to insure a better ROI on each project, limit paper waste and insure precise registration for quality cutting and folding throughout the entire job. This process is hands-free as Impostrip On-Demand puts the custom barcode to automate the finishing equipment freeing operators for other work. Now available as a JDF automated workflow.
GLUNZ & JENSEN
Glunz & Jensen's imposition workflow called i-position is powered by Ultimate's Impostrip technology and graphic interface. Glunz & Jensen includes I-position as part of its line of iCtP solutions to enable customers to achieve the highest ROI by automating the time and labour intensive prepress task of imposing pages, booklets and magazines. Now introducing page-pairing tools for newspapers.
HP – HEWLETT PACKARD
HP, the company that expanded print solution portfolio with the new Indigo 10000 press at Drupa moved to the forefront of the digital transformation with its wide digital inkjet web press portfolio. Together with HP, Ultimate empowers customers to produce higher value pages more efficiently using Impostrip OnDemand scalable imposition leveraging the HP DFE to streamline transpromo and personalized campaigns.
The collaboration between TECNAU - Lasermax Roll and Ultimate allows in-line finishing equipment to be controlled automatically. Ultimate provides an integrated module for the Lasermax Roll JDF finishing controller to insure versatility and accuracy thus eliminating finishing make-ready on jobs produced on the PageReady device providing a complete solution for digital printing.
Muller Martini is the finishing equipment manufacturer that brought you the all-in-one digital book binding line. Together with Muller Martini, Ultimate developed the integration of Impostrip OnDemand Scalable in the Connex System to meet today’s modern book production needs and expectations by delivering the speed required to match the high-speed web inkjet presses for in-line digital on-demand books.
PLOCKMATIC - MORGANA
In a joint development effort with Ultimate, Plockmatic-Morgana has introduced its first JDF automated booklet maker with the Plockmatic Pro 30. Leveraging the Ultimate Bindery technology with the new JDF automated booklet maker, customers are able to eliminate finishing make-readies when connected to a digital printer making their short-run booklets more profitable.
Polar is the company that introduced the Polar Compucut JDF system. Polar and Ultimate collaborated to build a simple reliable connectivity allowing bridging any customer JDF prepress with finishing. As a result, Ultimate Bindery today includes a custom driver to automate the high speed Polar 78XT and insures a constant flow to the cutter without any manual intervention.
Together with Ricoh-Infoprint, Ultimate offers its suite of imposition solutions addressing entry-level imposition needs to the most demanding digital prepress requirement. This includes imposition optimization for on-demand digital book production and for commercial on-demand printing.
Horizon offers a wide range of in-line and off-line feeding and finishing solutions. Together with Standard and Horizon, Ultimate developed finishing connectivity to eliminate make-readies. Integrated into Horizon pXnet JDF server, Ultimate Bindery bridges prepress with all finishing equipment.
Together with Xerox, we have integrated our digital suite of imposition solutions to help increasing the level of prepress and finishing automation and benefits. Impostrip OnDemand Automation and Ultimate Bindery offer golden advantages for web2finish production when integrated in AxF workflow.