PaperCut Blog

Meet a PaperCutter: EP05 Chris the founder

Welcome back to Meet a PaperCutter. It’s time for a brand new episode, and you’re in for a special treat for our first episode of 2020.

While it wasn’t called PaperCut initially, the company that we are now all so familiar with was created over 20 years ago by CEO and co-founder Chris Dance.

Powershell and the PaperCut MF/NG Health API

PaperCut MF/NG has a handy RESTful API that allows administrators to discover lots of useful information about the PaperCut MF/NF Application Server.

PowerShell helps glue all the data together with other APIs and sources of information.

Coworking space prints in the cloud with PaperCut Pocket

The coworking space industry is rapidly growing, but a common frustration in this area is printing.

Platypus Coworking knows this all too well.

We spoke to founder and owner Samantha Davies about how our new product PaperCut Pocket (beta) helped solve her printing woes.

Office wars: paperless vs lesspaper

Science fiction has made a lot of promises that reality has only half fulfilled.

Flying cars, AI capable of interstellar travel, hoverboards.

Perhaps the lowest bar to clear was the “paperless office”.

Yet it’s now 2020 and we’re still printing.

3 boring sysadmin to-dos made easier with PaperCut

Being a sysadmin can be boring.

I’m talking boredom induced by daily tasks that just ooze tedium: validating backups, repairing file systems… You get the picture. It’s a hideous picture…

…but not with PaperCut. See how we make your everyday to-dos a lot more doable.

PaperCut, dating apps, and 5 ways to cut waste in your printing

Dating app Hinge proudly claims to be the one app “designed to be deleted.” Swipe, find love, never use again.

Funnily enough, PaperCut is a little like the Hinge of printing – a tool designed to reduce the very thing it relies on: paper use.

Discover 5 swipe-worthy ways to print sustainably with PaperCut.

PaperCut goes back-to-back at the BLI Pick Awards

I thought it’d be cool to chart the evolution of PaperCut MF and NG at the BLI Pick Awards over the past few years.

It’s a handy way to highlight the key developments in each release.

And as my first PaperCut blog post, it shows the boss I’ve been doing my research!

PaperCut sustainability year in review

The PaperCut Portland Green team had a big year reaching Silver Certification status!

One of our goals this year was to check out and attend an event hosted by the Corporate Sustainability Collaborative. I finally made that happen last week!

Spring cleaning your users in PaperCut

In PaperCut MF/NG,  we offer the ability to delete users that no longer exist in your directory when you’re sure they’re no longer needed. 

Not many people know about this option, but it couldn’t be a simpler process to run through. 

To compliance and beyond: PaperCut in the healthcare sector

Healthcare is crucial to our wellbeing, whether we’re treating complaints or simply striving to stay healthy.

It also presents an incredible opportunity to innovate and find new ways to add value in technology, infrastructure, and workflow.

With a complex web of tech vendors, admins, and healthcare workers to support, how can PaperCut make a difference?