iPhone users can now download HP's ePrint service application for mobile printing for free through the App Store.
ePrint service application for Apple's iPhone is now available in the Apple App
Store, giving iPhone users the ability to print within their enterprise network
via an HP Managed Print Services engagement. Users can also download the ePrint
service app to print at thousands of HP ePrint Mobile Print locations
worldwide, including FedEx Office and Hilton Worldwide.
the launch of the HP application, iPhone users can now print emails,
presentations, reports, travel documents and more to any networked enterprise
printer. To help mitigate security risks, all print jobs are managed by HP's
ePrint Enterprise Administrative Server software, designed to help keep data
within the company's own network.
mobile printing solutions support many common file types, including Microsoft
Word documents, Excel spreadsheets, PowerPoint presentations, Adobe PDFs, image
files, HTML files, text and rich text files, and XPS documents. iPhone users
can also search a directory of available print locations and use their
smartphone's GPS functionality to navigate to ePrint Mobile Print locations
that include print and copy retail stores as well as hotels and airport
2014, 90 percent of global Fortune 1000 companies will implement cloud printing
services for mobile personnel, showing what HP has known for years-mobility is
not a trend, it's a way of life," said Bruce Dahlgren, senior vice president of
managed enterprise solutions for HP's imaging and printing group. "We are
committed to anticipating our customer needs and delivering innovative
solutions like HP ePrint Enterprise for our enterprise customers that need
simple, secure mobile access to printing."
Office implemented the ePrint solution across its network of more than 1,800
locations nationwide last year, giving users of RIM's BlackBerry smartphones-and
now iPhone-access to ePrint through their retail printing network.
these ePrint enhancements, iPhone users can now print documents directly from
their devices to our stores using our FedEx Office Print & Go service,"
said Brian Philips, president and chief executive officer of FedEx Office. "We
are the only national print retailer to offer smartphone printing-making us the
clear leader in the marketplace with our extensive portfolio of products and
email-to-print capability, ePrint Enterprise enables mobile printing within a
trusted network from any Internet-enabled device. Now users of any smartphone
or mobile device can use HP ePrint Enterprise to send documents from their
corporate email account to any networked printer in their enterprise assigned
an email address. The new technology is cloud-based, not wireless, and works
only with select new Web-connected HP printers, the company noted.