Montreal, Canada. Mainz, Germany. May 6th, 2021. Ultimate TechnoGraphics, leader in imposition and finishing automation solutions, and Zaikio, the platform for the printing industry that gathers all market participants in one place and enables better communication and data exchange, are proud to announce the addition of Ultimate Impostrip® Cloud Connector on Zaikio App Store.
The Zaikio App Store forms the basis through which software providers are able to network their applications with each other and exchange data securely in the goal to ease the integration of various technologies together. The first step is to bring relevant partners onto the platform before Zaikio will present specific solutions for data storage and exchange in the second half of the year.
‘’Having pioneers like Ultimate TechnoGraphics on board truly elevate Zaikio App Store as the platform to investigate in to integrate the different workflow technologies and manage data exchange in a smarter, faster and easier way.’’ says Karl Ciz, Partner Success at Zaikio.
The new Ultimate Impostrip® Cloud Connector enables printers to submit jobs securely to Ultimate Impostrip®. Using this app with Zaikio provides piece of mind and ease the integration between Ultimate Impostrip® and other third-party vendors like Web-to-Print or MIS Systems. As an addition to the connectivity app, Ultimate Impostrip® unlocks an additional module to give printers more control on which jobs get to impose and print automatically and which ones need to hold for a manual release.
‘’Connectivity between solutions is key in future proofing your print workflow. This is why participating in offering open connectivity through the Zaikio platform is a natural fit for Ultimate’’, says Julie Watson, Ultimate’s CEO. ‘’Customers can create a bridge between Third Party apps through the Zaikio platform and multiple Ultimate Impostrip® instances securely and efficiently.’’
Often referred to by experts as the industry standard in imposition automation, Ultimate Impostrip® empowers the production of millions of printed products every day in many different segments and regions of the world. It is offered in a range of packages to meet customer’s needs and is designed to grow and scale alongside a print service provider’s print business.
To learn more about Ultimate Impostrip® Cloud Connector, visit https://store.zaikio.com/en/pdf-manipulation/ultimate-impostrip-cloud-connector and to learn more about Ultimate Impostrip®, visit https://imposition.com/software/impostrip.
About Zaikio (www.zaikio.com/en)
Around a year after the takeover of cloud software business Crispy Mountain by Heidelberger Druckmaschinen AG, the company launched Zaikio – a new open and independent cloud-based collaboration platform for the printing industry – in the summer of 2020. Zaikio unites all industry players on a single platform. The aim is straightforward, standardized data exchange between software, hardware, and the partners involved on the basis of end-to-end automated process chains. So far, over 1,400 people have registered on the platform and set up their own personal Zaikio Account.