Multi-Function Printers That Go The Extra Mile

According to research from IDC, the MFP market is likely to be able to withstand the current harsh economic climate. A recent IDC poll found that budgets for hard-copy equipment are unlikely to be impacted adversely and discovered that there has been a shift from personal desktop devices to shared workgroup devices.

"The results of this QuickPoll clearly show that IT and line-of-business managers are increasingly interested in discovering how they can create a more cost-effective document management environment for their companies," said Keith Kmetz, vice president of IDC's Hardcopy Solutions program. "Hard-copy vendors who provide their customers with such solutions have the greatest opportunity for revenue and profits in this competitive marketplace."

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