Cambridge, UK 22/05/2012
‘ Jaws RIP and PDF technology
remain at the heart of version 10 of Canon IT Solutions’ EDICOLOR page-layout
application launched today.
EDICOLOR, which now supports the eBook file
format ePUB 3.0, is used extensively by creative professionals in the printing,
publishing and newspaper industry in Japan.
With this launch Canon is looking to extend
the product to entry level users who need the EDICOLOR layout software
to design pages for mobile devices, including smartphones and tablets,
by offering it at a substantially discounted price for a limited period.
Global Graphics and Canon worked closely
together to maximise the cost and performance benefit of the new version.
Jaws RIP and PDF technology makes it possible
for EDICOLOR users to create and print PDF files directly from within
the application without the need to purchase a third party PDF creation
tool. Jaws technology also enables users to make high-precision
adjustment to page layouts by displaying high-resolution EPS images on
Canon IT Solutions require high-quality PDF
input/output with a fast processing speed: EDICOLOR’s image processing
and print output engines are both based on PostScript® and because EDICOLOR
users create PDF destined for professional printing it is essential that
the PDF creation process does not lose the CMYK data attributes in the
Global Graphics has been working with Canon
IT Solutions since 2005 when Canon chose to use the Jaws PDF technology
for PDF creation because in performance tests they found its speed was
faster than any other PDF creation tool. The high-quality of the PDF file
was also a key factor.
About Global Graphics
Global Graphics (http://www.globalgraphics.com/
is a leading developer of digital printing and electronic document software.
Partners include the world's leading vendors of pre-press systems, digital
production presses and document management systems including HP, Agfa,
Kodak, Corel and Quark. Global Graphics Software is a subsidiary of Global
Graphics S.A. (NYSE-Euronext: GLOG)
About Canon IT Solutions
Canon IT Solutions (
) highest priority is to see things from
the customer perspective and offer IT solutions with creativity. It
is a total service provider and offers planning and consulting, design
and development, and operation and maintenance services.
Tel: +44 (0)1223 926489