EQUIOS is a versatile, scalable workflow management system that provides total support for digital print-on-demand (POD) and computer-to-plate (CTP) production. EQUIOS automates job management, including accurate imposition and consistent color management, across different output devices from the same user interface. A scalable load-balancing RIP solution supports high-speed variable data printing on connected print engines. Featuring nonstop web-to-delivery automation, EQUIOS controls all production stages from receipt of a customer’s digital job files to delivery of the finished project.
Screen’s latest HQ-510 RIP solution (Version 10.0) saves you time, money and energy, while giving you outstanding quality. Based on the powerful Harlequin RIP ScriptWorks interpreter, this advanced RIPing solution enables your output devices to achieve the highest possible image quality. It features all the advances of PostScript 3 and PDF, as well as the speed, reliability and quality required to match the performance of Screen’s digital printing, proofing, workflow and computer-to-plate systems.
A wide range of options can be used with the RIP to make a system that suits the work you do and the way you do it. Several options enhance the RIP’s functionality, including multiple threading performance, HQ Parallel Pages™, variable data support, specialized color management, screening, trapping and TIFF/IT-P1 output. Post-RIP imposition and in-RIP OPI are also available.
The combination of Varystudio and the Truepress Jet520 series inkjet web press delivers superior quality and productivity in the high-end color variable printing market. Offering flexible page layouts with the ease of desktop publishing, Varystudio streamlines transactional printing, direct mail and one-to-one marketing. Other printing applications that benefit from Varystudio's enhanced workflow are manuals, financial reports, personalized materials for education and short-run local newspapers. Varystudio’s imposition functions enable multiple and variable impositions. Varystudio can output variable images and data on each page, as well as vary the layout in a single job.
EQUIOS Flexo Series is adapted to the unique requirements of label, flexible packaging, folding carton and converting companies. EQUIOS Flexo Series features workflow management, PDF automatic and selective trapping, and connectivity to JDF-enabled management information systems. By capitalizing on the strengths of PDF for content definition and the JDF standard for job ticketing and process control, EQUIOS Flexo Series workflow products improve production reliability and profitability in flexographic and letterpress printing environments.
This robust, hot folder-based solution combines flexible RIP features and a host of special functions tailored to the unique production needs of label, flexible packaging, folding carton and converting companies. Its powerful professional tools integrate effortlessly into your existing workflow system to streamline prepress production and improve output quality. Operators control the fast and accurate RIP process from the easy-to-use graphical user interface in a Client Server environment running Windows-based systems.