Printer manufacturers are experienced specialists in their field of printer technology. As their digital printing machines become more and more powerful, they realize that their controllers cannot compete with the high standards set by their print engines.
It is still feasible to build a controller for basic requirements, but this controller could not make use of the potential of the print engine. How many years does it take to catch up on the performance gap? How many customers will be lost meanwhile? And what does all this cost?
SOFHA can provide the competitive controller solution, making the most of the printer's potential.
We can do it!
SOFHA is offering a broad spectrum of product solutions, ranging from software pieces like drivers and tools to market-ready turnkey solutions.
Turnkey solutions include everything which makes up a controller solution (POD Server®):
The complete package of
in the required languages, and maintenance options of your choice.
The Linux-based software (sometimes referred as firmware) running on the controller/server hardware.
Application software depends on customer requirements and specific environments.
It may consist of
Printer drivers for the operator's workstation, supporting the special features of the particular printing machine and additional attributes like color and document management.
SOFHA printer drivers provide extensive control functions, retaining their familiar look and feel on different operating systems across PostScript and PDF drivers.
SOFHA is experienced in different printing technologies to get the most out of their special properties.
Additionally, special functions depending on machine and application can be supported.
Being a specialist in custom applications, SOFHA provides solutions to the challenges of industrial printing such as