Features & Benefits
Modularised software suite
Customise your capabilities to fit your business requirements with the choice of four high-function packages and four options to extend capabilities beyond the packages. In addition, you can upgrade your package and options configuration as needed to expand your enterprise output management functionality.
Add-on for any architecture
Connect to and process virtually any standard data input source
Output to most standard output formats and communication channels
Reap the benefits of open XPS architecture that provides use of and compatibility with standard document design formats such as Microsoft Word
Professional document design
Gain exceptional flexibility to accomplish the results you want:
Create documents and reports
Repurpose legacy information
Automate business correspondence
Utilise a broad range of input data streams and input applications
Reduce costs associated with preprinted forms
Slash development time and cost for new document applications
Implement one-to-one marketing (Precision Marketing) efforts
Respond promptly to legal and regulatory compliance requests
Improve document readability and effectiveness
Repurpose data in ERP and legacy applications
Personalise your output in the form and language required by your customers and/or trading partners
Multi-channel delivery of business communications.Simplify document distribution processes with electronic forms and routing.
Communicate with employees, suppliers and customers using multiple printer choices and channels such as fax, Web and e-mail
Segment documents by recipient (fax, e-mail, print, etc.) and specify a different channel for each recipient
Increase communication choices with print and non-print delivery
Reduce hardcopy production costs, including printer hardware, maintenance and operating expense
Reduce hardcopy delivery costs such as postage and handling
Respond faster to legal, regulatory and business requirements
Multiple print options
Print with confidence when you need to print:
For high-volume print environments, use Advanced Function Presentation™ (AFP™) along with AFP components such as print-serving middleware – Print Services Facility for i5/OS™ (PSF), InfoPrint® ProcessDirector, and InfoPrint® Manager – and Intelligent Printer Data Stream™ (IPDS™) printers
For low-volume environments, use the integrated MAPPING OUTPUT MANAGER¹ function to manage both ACSII and IPDS printers and their associated printing operations
Reduce costs with central management of printers and printing
Retain flexibility to print to variety of output devices, including IPDS, PCL and thermal printers
Attain maximum use and efficiency of existing printers via operational control and load balancing
Improve error recovery, data integrity and device management when MAPPING XPS software is used in conjunction with IPDS printers
Support for many server platforms
Support mixed system environments with ease. Implement MAPPING XPS on IBM® System i®, IBM System p®, IBM System x®; HP-UX®; Sun Solaris™; Unix®; Linux®; and Windows®.
Integration with other enterprise business processes and components
Inject greater flexibility into your business processes while you protect and build on your existing infrastructure. Tight integration with printers, print servers and content management programs can help you achieve high-performance printer management that replaces inefficient print spooling.
Keep sensitive data on the production platform.
Improve timeliness of business communications.
Improve customer retention, customer revenues, and customer experience via personalised, one-to-one communications.
Reduce customer service costs through complete, effective communications that can reduce call centre volume.
Fast, easy installation and use
Get up to speed quickly and start capturing your ROI. Many users can be up and running with a few days of training.
1 MAPPING OUTPUT MANAGER is not supported on IBM iSeries.
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