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A CEO coffee chat on PaperCut Hive’s launch

I recently had the honor of sitting down with PaperCut CEO and co-founder Chris Dance to talk about all things cloud print management in celebration of our PaperCut Hive launch.

And what do you know, but PaperCutter Al was there with a couple of cameras and his sound rig!

3 cloud print management terms you’re about to hear a lot!

Easy, secure, and reliable. That’s what you want, nay, need cloud print management to be: simple, safe, and dependable.

Three features of our new cloud-native platform deliver those needs.

True, they are specific to our cloud-native solution, but trust me, you’re about to hear them… ALL. THE. TIME.

Partners worldwide tune in live for PaperCut Hive channel launch

This was a big week for PaperCut… Why? Because we launched our cloud-native print management platform to our channel partners!

Fuelled by coffee and dreams, our Melbourne, Portland, and London teams hosted a series of webinars for our ASCs and Resellers in the Americas, EMEA, and APAC regions.

The star of the show? We officially unveiled our cloud-native flagship product, PaperCut Hive!

When will businesses switch to cloud print management?

A recent Deloitte survey reported 87% of global IT decision-makers agree the pandemic will cause organizations to accelerate their migration to the cloud, anticipating a decline in on-premise workloads by 2025.

So to answer the question, “When will businesses switch their printing from on-premise to cloud?” They already are.

However, not all businesses just yet.

PaperCut connector a breeze for super early Universal Print adopters

For some workplaces, the idea of joining a product’s beta program for an entire school district would make them nervous. Not for Val Verde.

Shifting to remote working during Covid-19 made the once simple tasks of accessing files and printing unnecessarily painful and clunky.

But Val Verde’s IT wizards Matt and Brian smelled an opportunity to move everything to the cloud…

How does cloud print management actually work?

The dream of cloud print management is to outsource printing to a cloud provider without having a print server on-premise.

But here’s the catch…

Clouds can’t talk to printers. All cloud print management solutions require something on-prem in order to work.

Here are the only 3 ways to do so…

6 print and IT forecasts for 2021

The Cannata Report recently posted an impressively detailed watchlist of 2021 trends and it got me thinking… What will I be keeping an eye on this year?

While we’re all keen to sweep the memory of 2020 under the rug, it’s pragmatic to acknowledge that its shadow is already looming over 2021.

How PaperCut reimagined the print server

The dream of cloud print management is to achieve a reliable, secure, and fast printing experience without any dedicated on-site infrastructure (beyond the printer of course).

But how do you print without a server?

Bringing cutting-edge IoT technology to the world of print, PaperCut Hive reimagines the local print server by creating an Edge Mesh.

Even printers can join clouds together

Here we are, the end of our series on cloud print management basics… I won’t cry, I won’t cry… *sniffles*

What a ride it’s been! To cap off with Cloud 105, we thought we’d tell you how PaperCut has evolved into the cloud print management picture.

Single vs multitenant cloud applications

Welcome to the latest edition of “PaperCut breaks down the cloud and print management.”

In 104 we’ll look at tenancies, that is, how many customers are sharing applications in the cloud?

Here’s a question that will give everybody college/university flashbacks: is it better to live by yourself or with others?

Public cloud vs private cloud vs hybrid cloud

So here we are at our latest entry of looking at cloud computing through the print management lens.

Throughout this series we’ve been name dropping the terms public, private, and hybrid cloud, while promising, ‘Don’t worry, we’ll get to them!’

Well here we are, we’re getting to them!

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