The Key Point Blog

08/25/2020

Jamie Bsales

Eliminating Physical Interaction with the Copier’s Control Panel

This blog explores a number of touchless MFP solutions currently available. Many vendors have introduced solutions that will all but eliminate the need for users to touch the control panel.

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08/24/2020

Ryan McAbee

COVID-19 Moves the Market Down Over 5% in 2020

The COVID-19 pandemic is causing disruption in the global print production workflow market as supply chains are strained globally and print operations are interrupted locally. This blog details findings from our Forecast and the coronavirus' effects on them.

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08/20/2020

Ryan McAbee

The Effects of COVID-19 Have Hit the Industry Hard

The second quarter of 2020 was not kind to the printing industry’s economic outlook or print companies’ financials.This blog explores the financial outlook for the printing industry.

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08/18/2020

Aaron Hale

The Controversy Surrounding TikTok and WeChat

Technology can help us to grow our businesses, educate our children, increase the speed of gathering information, and facilitating important research, but it also puts our personal information at risk. This blog explores these dangers using TikTok and WeChat as examples.

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08/17/2020

Eve Padula

Ongoing Shifts Bring Challenges, Spark Debates, and Introduce More Questions

After the COVID-19 outbreak, many schools and businesses were forced to shut down. This blog explores the pros and cons of working from home.

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08/13/2020

Lee Davis

Saying Goodbye to On-Premises Print Servers and Print Drivers for Good

In many workflows, cloud-based technology is replacing the need for print while, at the same time, cloud technology makes print more secure and convenient to use. This blog explores Microsoft’s new cloud-based print management solution: Microsoft Universal Print.

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08/11/2020

Aaron Hale

People Can Be Your Weakest Link or Your Best Defense

Security is a combination of people, processes, and technology. While they work in concert to protect an organization’s intellectual property or sensitive information, the people component has proven to be one of the weakest links in an organization’s security posture.

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08/11/2020

Deborah Hawkins

The Company Sells its Remaining Shares of the PC Business to Sharp

On August 4, 2020, Toshiba announced that it has transferred the remaining 19.9% outstanding shares in Dynabook Inc. to Sharp Corporation. As a result, Dynabook has become a wholly owned subsidiary of Sharp.

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08/10/2020

Eve Padula & German Sacristan

The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly

COVID-19 changed many aspects of our personal and professional lives almost overnight, and the printing industry has certainly been no exception. This blog explores our revenue and print volume forecast for the digital printing and publishing market.

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08/06/2020

Ryan McAbee

A Discussion on the Overlooked Benefits of Automation for Periods of Business Disruption

If the print community has learned anything this year, it is that having a flexible and adaptable organization is key to combat the disruption from the COVID-19 pandemic. This blog explores data explored in our New Workplace Virtual Summit webinar.

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