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The HP & Solimar Partnership

Solimar Systems is a SmartStream partner with HP in North America. Working with the PageWide Industrial group, we offer print and digital delivery service providers the ability to combine commercially off-the-shelf, modular software solutions with a range of proven print technologies from HP, including the Indigo, T-Series, and Advantage series families. Together our technologies offer the print and digital delivery market powerful and optimized solutions for high-quality and high volumes of production print work.

The Solimar Chemistry™ Platform of modular workflow software enables potential and current HP customers to standardize on the PDF file format while optimizing the PDF to speed the time to the first printed page on HP printing technology, especially the high-speed T-series family. The Solimar partnership with HP ensures a smooth transition from legacy datastreams like AFP, IPDS, PCL, VIPP, and PostScript®. Additionally, Solimar and HP provide value-added capabilities such as production floor visibility dashboards, alert monitoring, and tracking and reporting through our product offering, SOLitrack, as part of the modular Chemistry platform. With a single point of control, Solimar provides critical features that optimize the throughput and uptime of your HP investment, as well as other print technologies in your shop.

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Solimar also offers flexible and proven digital solutions for archive, e-presentment, and customer portals as part of the Chemistry platform. With rich customer success stories in many markets, we look forward to sharing options for transforming your business.

Through our mutual customer experiences, Solimar and HP boost Return on Investment (ROI), onboarding efficiencies, automation, optimization, and overall production visibility, tracking, reporting, and auditability.

We invite you to discuss Solimar and our modular workflow solutions with your HP sales representatives and solutions architects. Our team here at Solimar is also happy to collaborate and join any discussion to help facilitate the best possible print and digital delivery solution for your organization.

Chemistry™ - Transition to Inkjet - HP

ReadyPDF Validation Testing:
HP PWI Inkjet Web Presses

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ReadyPDF Validation Testing:
HP PWI Inkjet Web Presses

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Applications Tested:

HP - Transactional Statements
Transaction Statements Mono & Color
HP - Direct Mail
Direct Mail (DM) Letter & Mailer
HP - Books
Book for
VITS Books
System Demo
HP - Z-Fold
16 Panel
(Z-fold)
HP -Posters
Posters
(Duplex)
HP - Postcard
Postcards
(Duplex)

ReadyPDF Testing Results:

RIP SPEEDS (UP TO)

102%

IMPROVEMENT

Reduced the time to the first page sent to the print engine.

FILE SIZES (UP TO)

98%

REDUCTION

Optimized network bandwidth with reduction of the original file size.

FONTS (UP TO)

88%

REDUCTION

Consolidated, embedded, subsetted and reduced the number of fonts.

COLOR SPACES (UP TO)

20%

REDUCTION

Optimized managed, separation, and spot color spaces.

IMAGE DATA (UP TO)

14%

REDUCTION

Downsampled images to optimize delivery, archive and storage.

ReadyPDF Optimizations:

ReadyPDF default configuration produced significant results.

Reduces file sizes to optimize use of the network bandwidth.

Optimizes color spaces for color consistency and faster processing.

Optimizes fonts, graphics, page sizes and orientations, and image resolution.

Reduces ink consumption by applying color profiles and conversions.

Deletes unneeded overhead from file transforms and legacy indexing.

Detects and corrects problems before they hit the production floor.

Reduces file sizes to optimize use of file storage and archive cost.

XML-accessible file reports are generated for analysis.

We are excited to share this information with you.
Learn more about the modular Solimar Chemistry™ workflow platform by watching our short video overview.

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Team Solimar Can Offer You:

Online demos
Online demos of our solution suite & capabilities
Onsite Assessments
On-site assessments & evaluation systems
File Testing
Free file testing of AFP, IPDS, Metacode, PCL, PDF, PostScript & VIPP®
Interactive GUI
Modular & configurable solutions with intuitive user interfaces.
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