Solimar Print Director Enterprise v9.0 delivers major updates and new functionality

October 3, 2019

SPDE 9.0 streamlines and automates prepress and print production.

SAN DIEGO, Calif. — October 3, 2019 — Solimar Systems, Inc., a leading provider of customer communications delivery solutions, announces the release of Solimar Print Director Enterprise version 9.0, featuring powerful new PDF optimization and secure printing capabilities.

SPDE is a flexible enterprise output management system with extensive connectivity, datastream conversion, and workflow automation capabilities for high volume variable data printing.

SPDE 9.0 Highlights include:

  • New ReadyPDF optimization and prepress module
  • New Dispatcher Command-line Interface
  • New Task Scheduling features
  • New Regular Expression support
  • New IPP Input and Output modules for secure IPP-based printing
  • Windows Server 2019 support


The ReadyPDF™ module delivers critical resource and content optimization capability for high volume printing and e-delivery including variable marketing and transactional workflows. ReadyPDF™ functionality includes font embedding, substitution, and consolidation; color conversion; transparency flattening; image downsampling and more.

“In working closely with our clients, Customer Advisory Council and strategic partners, our team recognized a market need for an advanced PDF tool that would actually correct issues that hinder production print and e-delivery workflow processes,” said Mary Ann Rowan, Chief Experience Officer, Solimar Systems. “We are excited about early results from this capability in SPDE 9.0 and look forward to being able to leverage this technology to help clients accelerate their transition to inkjet printing as well as their everyday operations.”

SPDE 9.0 is available for download free of charge to clients on active maintenance contracts. Solimar Systems will be demonstrating SPDE v9.0 at global industry conferences including PRINT 19 in Chicago, Fuji Xerox Premier Partner Conference in Tokyo and Printing United in Dallas.

About Solimar Systems, Inc.

Solimar Systems enables organizations around the globe to onboard, make ready, enhance, manage and deliver print and digital communications and materials for a variety of industries and presentation types.

Commonly known as workflow software, for nearly 30 years, our team has provided solutions to facilitate the production of printed materials and digitally delivered communications. As early adopters of the PDF output format, our Chemistry platform has tightly linked technology with the PDF standard that optimizes and drives a variety of print and electronic requirements including transactional and direct mail printing, commercial print, carton converting and flexible packaging, labels, textiles and wide format. Our software also adds value with innovative technologies such as file optimization, piece-level tracking, out-of-the-box visibility dashboards for processes and equipment and dynamic, data-driven Augmented Reality (AR) experiences.

Solimar universally works with all types of existing and proposed software and hardware solutions in a print and digital production environment. Our work-with-all nature creates the opportunity for significant process improvement and ROI proven by our worldwide customer case studies and testimonials.

For more information, call the Solimar Sales Team at +1.619.849.2800.