October 2012

OKI Data Americas at SMB Nation 2012

OKI Data Americas to Demonstrate Proprietary Managed Print Services Offering, Lead Breakout Session on Document Management Solutions, and Serve as Platinum Sponsor of SMB Nation 2012 Fall Conference 

Mount Laurel, NJ (October 10, 2012) OKI Data Americas announces its participation and platinum sponsorship of the SMB Nation 2012 Fall Conference, taking place October 12-14, 2012 in Las Vegas, NV. Championing the evolution of Managed Print Services (MPS) into specialized, vertical solutions, OKI Data will demonstrate the company’s cloud-based, proprietary MPS offering, Total Managed Print™ in Booth 302, in addition to various solutions geared toward SMBs. OKI Data’s Director of Managed Print Services, Tim Brien, will also lead a breakout session entitled, “Print Has Evolved and It’s Time to Get in the Game,” which will be held in on Friday, October 12, 2012 from 2:40-3:40 p.m. local time.

In addition to other valuable solutions to benefit the SMB market, OKI Data will present the features and functionality of its Total Managed Print™ (TMP) solution – a modular offering that can be leveraged turnkey as a complete MPS business model, or individually at the component level, to augment an existing business model. The solution, consisting of nine customizable modules, enables businesses to reduce overall expenditures while improving efficiencies and employee productivity, removing the burden of print ownership by providing a cloud-based, brand and device agnostic print fleet management tool. The solution helps businesses realize immediate and long-term savings by generating new and recurring revenue streams while helping customers save money and optimize their print environments.

OKI’s proprietary TMP solution helps SMBs realize immediate and long-term savings by generating new and recurring revenue streams while helping customers save money and optimize their print environments. The implementation of OKI’s comprehensive MPS offering helps organizations drive continuous improvement of business processes, workflow and day-to-day operations through a comprehensive fleet assessment, automated strategic business recommendations, continuous remote monitoring of assets and usage, predictive services and supplies fulfillment, and consolidated purchase and billing options, as well as a full line of exclusive, MPS-ready hardware.

“OKI Data is excited to be a platinum sponsor of SMB Nation and to share our unique managed print services and document management solutions with show attendees – demonstrating the ways in which SMBs can generate new and recurring revenue streams” said Brien. “Total Managed Print™ will improve efficiencies and save customers an average of 30 percent annually through print fleet optimization. We look forward to sharing these solutions with IT professionals within the SMB space.”

The SMB Nation 2012 Fall Conference is a three-day annual event attended by small and medium business IT professionals from across the globe. Attendees will have the opportunity to attend more than 30 education sessions, an exhibit hall featuring the latest innovations, and a number of special events and networking opportunities for industry experts.

OKI Data will exhibit Total Managed Print™ and other innovative printing solutions in Booth 302, where attendees can learn more about OKI Data’s managed print services offerings and register to win a Rolex® watch.

All OKI Data products are built on parent company OKI Data Corporation’s history of leadership and innovation. Most of OKI Data’s color printing solutions feature Single Pass Color as well as proprietary digital LED and HD Color technologies. These technologies allow OKI Data Americas to manufacture products that require fewer moving parts for increased reliability and outstanding color output quality.

OKI provides live[i], toll-free technical support 24 hours a day, seven days a week, 365 days a year, with agents based in North America. In addition, OKI Data live chat feature is available to customers within the US and Canada seeking online support on weekdays during normal business hours within the Eastern time zone. For our MPS partners in North America, OKI Data now offers a telephone hotline at 855-OKI-MPS1 dedicated to MPS support and technical issues.

About OKI Data Americas

OKI Data Americas, headquartered in Mount Laurel, NJ, and a subsidiary of OKI Data Corporation of Japan, markets PC peripheral equipment and customized solutions under the OKI® brand, including digital color and monochrome printers, color and monochrome multifunction products, serial impact dot matrix printers, thermal label printers and POS printers, as well as a full line of options, accessories and consumables. Utilizing Genuine OKI® toner ensures consistent, reliable and high-quality output that maximizes performance. OKI Data Americas also serves the Graphic Arts & Production market with the OKI proColor™ SeriesIn addition, OKI offers a full portfolio of products built to optimize managed print engagements. OKI Data Americas takes a consultative approach to supporting every customer’s needs and delivering individualized print solutions that optimize business performance. The company’s innovative technology is backed by Tokyo-based parent company OKI Electric Industry, a leader in telecom, infrastructure and mechatronics systems; and an approximately $5.2 billion multinational corporation according to its FY 2011 financial reporting. Keeping its customers’ needs top of mind, OKI Data Americas is ISO 9001:2008 certified and offers a selection of ENERGY STAR(r) certified products.

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[i] Available in the US and Canada only.

Amy Whilldin
Domus, Inc.
(215) 772-2162

Susan Kirvan
OKI Data Americas
(856) 222-7258