Implications of the Xerox Split (Part 1 of 2)

On January 29, 2016 Xerox announced its intentions to cleave its operations in two—less than 6 short years after acquiring ACS. One business will be focused on business process outsourcing (BPO); the other business will be focused around its document technology (DT) business. Read part 1 of 2 in this series to explore what this means for Xerox and the broader print and imaging industry.

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Photizo Group and PrintFleet Optimize Automated Toner Delivery with IBM Analytics Technology

Photizo Group agreed to develop an automated Just-in-Time (JiT) toner delivery solution with PrintFleet, a leading provider of managed print software (MPS) and data-driven solutions for the imaging industry.

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Think You Are Doing Predictive Analytics? Guess Again – Continuing the Predictive Analytics Discussion for the Imaging Industry

Photizo Group continues its launch of predictive analytics applications for the imaging industry with a new webinar series, “Uncovering Predictive Analytics”. Predictive analytics delivers the opportunity to fully leverage data – gathered from office imaging devices, commercial printers and presses, and imaging monitoring software – to drive unparalleled efficiency and profitability. The new webinar series…

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Top Five Takeaways from Top 100 Summit

In Park City, Utah channel partners and industry experts gathered together not knowing quite what to expect at Print Audit’s inaugural Top 100 Summit. Billed as an event unlike any other in the industry, Print Audit’s key focus was to gather key leadership for candid dialogue on how to adapt and thrive in the changing landscape ahead. Read more about what my Top five learnings were from the event.

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Predictive Analytics Webinar

Ed Crowley introduces the concept of predictive analytics, identifies practical applications within the imaging industry, and discusses implementation best practices and usage strategies.

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Predictive Analytics: Why Proactive is Better Than Reactive

Predictive analytics is the practice of leveraging advanced data analytics to increase operational efficiency within your organization, and provide proactive solutions to customers. Moving beyond a reactive business model, organizations can drive stronger value and growth within the imaging industry.

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5 Reasons You Shouldn’t Have Missed Navigator 2015 – Print Audit

For those that aren’t aware Photizo completely changed the format for their annual executive gathering. The best way to describe the change is that it is a “distilled” version of Transform conferences. I say “distilled” because it was much smaller and far more potent. Think of it as a “boutique” event: Not for everybody, but for those lucky enough to be on the invite list, it was a gathering not to be missed.

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5 Key Lessons from Photizo’s Navigator Event

In a city known as “The Big Easy,” a little more than 70 executives gathered to discuss a topic that was anything but easy—disruption and innovation. Over the course of two days, industry insiders and outsiders poked at, prodded, and flat out instigated what came to be known as “lateral thinking”—approaching issues from different directions to achieve new perspectives on potential outcomes. Executives came from all walks of life, and actively engaged in the conversations—hungry and thirsty for more than the wonderful cuisine of New Orleans. At the end of it, we each walked away with actionable steps we want to put to work in our own businesses. I thought I’d share five key lessons I walked away with.

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