The Key Point Blog

03/17/2020

Colin McMahon

Gamification Takes Center Stage at (Relatively) Quiet PAX East 2020

Despite fears of the coronavirus, tens of thousands of attendees flocked to PAX East at the Boston Convention Center from February 27th to March 1st. The event, which managed to be held before numerous tradeshows and industry events were either postponed or cancelled, marked the continued celebration of video game technologies and the gaming culture. Compared to years past, however, this PAX felt quieter than usual.

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03/16/2020

Randy Dazo

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With all the uncertainty, including how long it will last and what the future will look like, one thing is certain: We will all be affected, business will change, and the world will shift, good or bad, based on this global situation.

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03/13/2020

German Sacristan

Huge Show on 2020 Calendar Falls Victim to Pandemic

According to the drupa website, half of the event’s visitors come to the show with specific investment plans. Of course, these plans are likely to change, as along with delaying drupa, the virus will have an impact on the market as a whole.

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03/12/2020

Anne Valaitis

The Impact of COVID-19 on the Way We Work

If businesses are shut down, for indefinite periods of time, how will employees continue to get work done? If workers do work from home, will they have everything they need to continue operating as if they were in the office?

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03/12/2020

Anne Valaitis

How Will The Corona Virus Affect The Way We Work?

As the news and information surrounding Corona Virus or COVID19 becomes more frequent and urgent, many people are faced with the decision regarding how and where to work. If businesses are shut down, for indefinite periods of time, how will employees continue to get work done? If Workers do work from home, will they have everything they need to continue operating as if they were in the office?

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03/10/2020

German Sacristan

HP Unveils Extensive Updates and Introductions for drupa 2020

In anticipation of the drupa event that is scheduled to take place in Dusseldorf, Germany this June, HP kicked off its media event with a raft of announcements. These announcements include new additions to HP’s portfolio of commercial digital printing and labels & packaging solutions. With this newest range of updates, HP is clearly focusing on increasing overall productivity with significant improvements to the entire ecosystem, including inks and chemistry, substrates, workflow, finishing, and industry partnerships. These improvements will enable printers to meet current and future customer demands while also bringing value to their customers’ supply chains.

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02/26/2020

Carl Schell

Print/IT Convergence Expert Speaks about Dealers and MSPs

With a background in working with dealers (he was previously at Print Audit) and, for the last year at Tigerpaw, MSPs, he can speak both at length and in depth on the blurring of the line between print and IT.

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02/20/2020

Jamie Bsales

Testing Security from Three Vectors

There’s been no shortage of conversation around MFP and printer device security, with competing claims—and sometimes outright sniping—among major OEMs about who has which features and whose devices are more vulnerable to hackers.

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02/18/2020

Carl Schell

How to Implement a Successful Remote Workforce Strategy

For traditional office equipment dealers, rightsizing a document imaging device fleet is essential to the MPS they deliver to customers, chiefly to lower print costs. For dealers that also offer managed IT services, rightsizing a client’s office can lead to even bigger opportunities.

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02/10/2020

India Tatro

Fuji Xerox Announces New Adhesive Toner

On January 27th Fuji Xerox announced a newly developed adhesive toner for use with their family of printers and MFPs. This news comes shortly after the announcement that the company’s longstanding business relationship with Xerox would be ending, and during a time when Fuji Xerox seeks to differentiate itself from this partnership and Xerox’s own product lineup.

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