Automation drives results in printing. This is the foundation of all our software development and today, Print Service Providers worldwide benefit from increased productivity in a digital and hybrid environment. Ultimate TechnoGraphics invented digital imposition with the first release of Ultimate Impostrip® in 1989, and has continued to play a leading role in the market ever since while providing the most innovative and progressive imposition products.
Today, Ultimate is a leader in imposition and finishing automation software solutions. The company has a rich history of providing and integrating imposition technologies into hardware and software workflow solutions for print industry leaders.
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True Reliable Automation
Optimize every aspect of your prepress imposition workflow, improving productivity, flexibility and speed.See product
Your Workflow’s Finishing Touch
Bridge the gap between prepress and finishing to increase throughput, reduce errors, and eliminate unnecessary waste.See product
Our History – 30 Imposing Years
1989A Great Milestone for Prepress Automation, Impostrip is Born.
Ultimate TechnoGraphics launches the first digital imposition Impostrip.
1990Sky’s the Limit, We Go Global.
Following the launch of Impostrip 2.0 at Drupa, our solution spreads globally.
2008Finishing Automation sees the light of day with Ultimate
Ultimate Bindery was first launched at Drupa 2008.
2010Automation Reaches New Speed with Impostrip Scalable.
Ultimate launches the world's fastest imposition engine at Graph Expo, 100,000 pages in less than 10 minutes.
2016Ultimate keeps with it’s Innovation Path
Ultimate delivers market first template-less True Shape Nesting Automation.
2017Recognized in the Printing Industry
Ultimate Bindery becomes the reference in finishing automation and has been selected as Best Technology of the Year by Xplor, and 2 times Best in Category MUST SEE EMs winner.
2019A New Generation of Ultimate Impostrip® is here.
Ultimate launches the new generation of its flagship imposition software.
2020Historical Pandemic makes Automation a Game Changer.
Ultimate continues future-proofing its partners with Ultimate Impostrip® and Ultimate Bindery®.
They Count on Us for Their Optimal Productivity
The HP Indigo R&D lab in San Diego has been a leader of the analog to digital transformation in the photo segment. We use Ultimate’s Impostrip® PassGate product every day for fast, reliable imposition and print job management. It’s saved us countless hours and we’ve come to rely on it as an integral part of our pre-press workflow! Brian Curcio, Application Specialist, HP IndigoVisit Website
Impostrip® immediately became one of our absolutely necessary daily processes to ensure that our files print correctly every time. A manual that previously could take us a day to prepare the print file requires only a couple of minutes using Impostrip®! It is easy to use and handles all of our imposition requirements. Brenda Douglas, DOT Graphics Inc.®Visit Website
One of the unique and powerful aspects of the HP T350 inkjet platform is that it can be configured to print a wide range of page sizes, formats and impositions. We needed a powerful and fast imposition tool. Impostrip® delivered a custom solution that met our production demands and gave Courier a competitive position in the marketplace. Steve Franzino, Vice president of technology, LSC Communications CompaniesVisit Website
With Impostrip® we were able to switch right away to printing batches of orders instead of single books; we were able to load thousands of files instead of only a few dozen at a time. Impostrip® Automation has ways to save time in cutting and preparing the books […] This saves time and prevents mistakes! Ofer Rosenbaum, Corporate Managing Director of LupaVisit Website
We selected Ultimate's Impostrip® Scalable, and it turned out to be a very good choice. The automation features of Impostrip® Scalable actually made the integration a lot easier, since it is designed to be very flexible, as well as support for all of the various imposition requirements of a mixed digital and offset production facility. Laurence Limsico, Manager of the Pre-press department at MarkonoVisit Website
Impostrip® Econo+ has a nice engine that is flexible and reliable. Andy Brennan, prepress manager at Mercantile PressVisit Website
We were able to recover [17.5 hours of an operator's time per week, doing what I call monkey work] and eliminate all related costs. It allowed us to re-allocate our resources to be more creative, generating interesting, more complex and value-added work. Our Impostrip® Automation can do it 100 x faster than operators, thus saving money. Christoffer Reina, CEO of Print House ASVisit Website
ROOSTER IMC has slashed its costs and turnaround time to produce on-demand books and booklet makers to its two iGen 150s. Naresh Gulati, chief executive of parent company OCA, says the in-line finishing kit [Xerox / Ultimate Bindery® solution] has dramatically cut the cost to produce a booklet. Article by Australian Printer MagazineVisit Website
RPI also uses Impostrip®, an imposition software solution from Ultimate TechnoGraphics, to impose the files for more efficient layouts. […] we knew we needed to improve productivity for these products in order to meet demand. A key decision factor for us in the SmartStacker acquisition was its ability to use a JDF workflow. Article from FinishLine Magazine by StandardVisit Website
We chose Ultimate Impostrip® because it can impose for our production needs including all our offset and 4 color press and at the same time it can impose for our Nexpress and our Xerox printers. We absolutely needed a one source solution; we did not want software for offset and a separate one for digital. What is important for us also is that Impostrip is updated timely and Ultimate technical support department is amazing Tony Seaman, director of Graphics Services, University of MississippiVisit Website
Most are still using imposition software that requires manual steps. We used to do that too, but we wanted to eliminate as much human errors as possible. Ultimate will be one of the manufacturers to contribute to the continued growth of 25‐30% projected this year. Stephen Pratt, Director of Technology, IBT, Troy, NYVisit Website
We automate our direct mail process with Ultimate Impostrip® and Enfocus Switch. After some implementation support we had no problems with our set up. So far, we are not missing any features, and everything has been working very well! We had our experiences with other pre-press solution in the market and we are very happy with the Ultimate Impostrip® solution. I would definitely recommend it to colleagues and friends. Christian Sigge, Pre-Press Technical Manager at Vögeli AGVisit Website
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