Press release Konica Minolta supplies app to connect Apple mobile devices with its printers Langenhagen, Germany, March 2011 Konica Minolta has launched an app to connect its multifunctionals with Apple’s most admired mobile devices the iPhone®, iPadTM and the iPod touch®. PageScope Mobile enables users to browse, read and print documents from these mobile devices as well as to receive scanned data from Konica Minolta bizhubs. The new software is now available free of charge on the App Store. “As Apple’s mobile products become more and more popular in the business world, there is a growing demand for printing directly from these devices,” says Simone Dahlheimer, Product Manager Office Group at Konica Minolta Business Solutions Europe. “With PageScope Mobile, we provide the ability to print wirelessly from the iPhone, iPad and iPod touch. We also empower users to receive scanned documents from our supported multifunctionals.” PageScope Mobile basically offers two functions: printing from mobile devices and receiving scanned documents from Konica Minolta multifunctionals – both by Wi-Fi. The app works with the iPhone 3GS, iPhone 4, iPad and iPod Touch 4G. “The software is available free of charge on the App Store and will help users to take even more advantage of the freedom they already enjoy by using mobile devices,” adds Simone Dahlheimer. “Because our aim is to fulfil the growing demand for network and cloud computing solutions in office environments, providing an application like PageScope Mobile was a corollary.”
PageScope Mobile is Konica Minoltaâ€™s new solution for providing wireless access to some of its latest multifunctionals via the Apple iPhone, iPad and iPod touch.
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About Konica Minolta Business Solutions Europe Konica Minolta Business Solutions Europe GmbH, based in Langenhagen, Germany, is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Konica Minolta Business Technologies, Inc., Tokyo, Japan. The company delivers services and distributes products, systems and solutions that fulfil all the requirements of office and production printing over the entire document life cycle. Its product range extends from colour and monochrome multifunctional and production printing systems, laser printers and all-in-ones to management software that integrates devices seamlessly into work processes and IT environments. To support customers such as printing and industrial companies optimally with powerful and sustainable solutions, technology leader Konica Minolta continuously invests in research and development work and regularly sets new standards for the entire printing industry. Konica Minolta Business Solutions Europe is represented by subsidiaries and distributors in more than 50 countries in Europe, the Middle East and Africa (EMEA). With over 27,200 employees around the world, Konica Minolta Business Technologies earned net sales of over EUR 4.8 billion in financial year 2009/10. For further information about the company, visit www.konicaminolta.eu. Product images are available at www.konicaminolta-images.eu. Terms and product names may be trademarks or registered trademarks of their respective holders and are hereby acknowledged.
Contact Simone Dahlheimer Konica Minolta Business Solutions Europe GmbH Phone: +49 (0)511 7404-231 Simone.Dahlheimer@konicaminolta.eu Heiko Willrett Ketchum Pleon GmbH Phone: +49 (0)711 21099-425 KonicaMinoltaTeam@ketchumpleon.com