News for the Hospitality Executive
Calif. — June 16, 2011 — For
decades print companies and HSIA suppliers have attempted to provide
industry with the perfect guest printing solution. Some have come
have fallen short, but none has gotten it right until now.
"Up until now hotel guests have been limited to printing solutions that required sending files over the web or carrying a USB stick and finding an available printer," said Saeed Kazmi, VSi President & CEO. "VSi has developed a simple to use but sophisticated printing solution that makes printing as simple as printing from a computer at home or office by clicking the standard printer icon button."
mPrint™ eliminates the need to go through multiple steps for web printing set-up, or searching through a long list of locally available on-line printers. With mPrint™ the guest data remains local and there is no need for guest files to go over the web, where there is a higher risk for a security breach.
A key difference between other products available in the market and mPrint is that others only allow printing of the entire document, whereas mPrint™ enable guests to print any number of pages from a document while the application is still open and in use. Imagine the cost savings realized if a guest needs to print 4 pages of a 100 page document. This is great for the environment as it avoids unnecessary printing. Since most hotels supply paper and toner for guest usage, being able to print only what is needed will save on all consumables.
With mPrint™ the ability to print specialized documents is not limited to what the current provider can accept. If a specialized document is normally printed from the guest computer, mPrint™ will print it.
“mPrint™ is a proprietary (patent pending) technology develop by VSi, that will be of great interest to hotel chains, as well as providers of wifi and internet services to hotels and other public facilities. We look forward to the opportunity to find partners who are interested in making mPrint part of their solutions.” added Saeed.
VSi will be conducting limited demonstrations of mPrint™ at this year’s HITEC in Austin. Interested parties should contact VSi at (408) 752-8100 ext. 106 to arrange for an appointment.
About Vertical Systems Inc. (VSi)
Vertical Systems, Inc. (VSi) is the worldwide leader in providing guest services technology and operational solutions to the hospitality industry. Its products, which are aimed at serving the growing needs of business and leisure travelers, and providing hotel staff with time saving efficiencies, include automated business centers, mobile applications, Wi-Fi hotspots, kiosks and in-room technology. VSi's products can be acquired through channel partners. These channel partners include major hotel chains, broadband and wireless service providers, audio-visual service providers and large system integrators. For more information, please visit our website at www.ver-sys.com. VSi contact: firstname.lastname@example.org. VSi is a privately held corporation based in Sunnyvale, California, in the heart of Silicon Valley. The company's revolutionary software and system architecture uses FreshStart™ (proprietary technology developed at VSi) to create computers ideal for multiple users and remote situations, and can provide reliable, virus-free, state-of-the-art computer systems to customers with zero maintenance. VSi solutions are backed up by 24/7 tech support.
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