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Printing is still important

Why Software Defined Printing can no longer be ignored

Software Defined Enterprises may be the holy grail for many of today's pioneering Chief Information Officers. But, while our networking, storage and data centre solutions are enjoying a new lease of life decoupled from hardware constraints - and given the fluidity of virtualization - our printing tasks are too often being neglected. But this is a mistake: software defined printing will improve the efficiency of your enterprise in the most fundamental ways.

The New Microsoft V4 Printer Driver Model: What Admins Need to Know

The New Microsoft V4 Printer Driver Model: What Admins Need to Know

Starting with Windows Server 2012 / Windows 8 (and newer), Microsoft introduced a new driver model for the printing subsystem called version 4 drivers (V4 printer driver model). The main idea behind it was to eliminate the disadvantages of the former V3 driver model. This article tells you what Admins need to know.