Meteor Shower Tonight!

What might well be the best meteor shower of 2018 heads our way Thursday night into the pre-dawn hours of Friday morning (Dec. 13-14): It’s the annual performance of the Geminid meteor shower. The Geminids get their name from the constellation of Gemini, the twins. During the overnight hours of Thursday to Friday, the night

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NAM Holiday Toy and Food Drive

It is our companies sincerest pleasure to contribute to Northwest Assistance Ministries annual Holiday Toy and Food Drive. Nothing quite warms the soul like giving and sharing with others. We are grateful to NAM for 35 Years of service to and for our community and have full hearts for all our friends and neighbors that

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Aquisition & Consolidation in the Printer/Copier Business Equipment Industry

BIG BUY: ECI ACQUIRES PRINT AUDIT written by Scott Cullen December 5, 2018 ECi Software Solutions has announced that it has acquired Print Audit. Print Audit’s product suite includes tools for managed print services (MPS), device data collection and document management for both dealers and users. Print Audit will become part of ECi’s Field Service Division, and the

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Konica Minolta at HPE Discover 2018

Solutions to Empower and Future-Proof SMB IT Today – Konica Minolta at HPE Discover 2018 Posted on November 28, 2018 by IA Staff Langenhagen, Germany, 28 November 2018  At this year’s event from November 27 to 29 in Madrid, HPE Discover is providing an extraordinary platform for a dialogue tailoring the IT solutions of tomorrow to today. As

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Workplace of the Future from Konica Minolta

Konica Minolta Strengthens Workplace of the Future Offering with the Launch of the Acuant i-Dentify 150 Scanner to Confirm Visitor Identity Nov. 28, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Konica Minolta Business Solutions U.S.A., Inc. (Konica Minolta) today announced selection of the Acuant i-Dentify™ 150 Scanner, with Wintech’s ID Scan & Validate Subscription Plug-In, to complement the ALICE®

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Office Systems of Texas is your source in Houston for Konica Minolta Production Print Sales/Leasing and Service

Konica Minolta Excels in the Light to Mid-Production Space for Both Color and Monochrome The Konica Minolta AccurioPress C3080 delivers a wide range of production print capabilities to growing CRD and commercial pay-for-print organizations,” said David Sweetnam, Keypoint Intelligence’s Director of EMEA/Asia Research & Lab Services. “Chief among these advancements is the system’s unique ability

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Office Systems of Texas achieves Konica Minolta Pro-Tech Certification for 8th Year in a row!

Congratulations on achieving KMBS Pro-Tech certification for 2019! We are pleased to inform you that you have been certified as a Konica Minolta Pro-Tech Service Provider for 2019! Please watch for a personalized letter confirming your 2019 Pro-Tech certification from Jim Ingrassia in the near future. In the meantime, your KMBS Regional and District Service

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New EPSON Business Ink Printers for MPS from Office Systems of Texas

Epson Introduces WorkForce Pro WF-C500R Series with Replaceable Ink Pack System and Epson Print Admin Software Solution Epson America, Inc., a leading provider of printing solutions, today announced the new WorkForce® Pro WF-C500R Printer Series, powered by PrecisionCore®. With Epson’s innovative Replaceable Ink Pack System, the WF-C579R and the WF-C529R offer low color printing costs. Extra high-capacity ink packs can

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Dispatcher Phoenix ECM Solution available from Office Systems of Texas

Konica Minolta’s Dispatcher Phoenix Recognized as a Top Business Solution Ramsey, NJ, Nov. 20, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Konica Minolta Business Solutions U.S.A., Inc. (Konica Minolta) announced that it has received recognition in the 2018 Enterprise Content Management (ECM) Buyer’s Guide for the company’s Dispatcher Phoenix ECM solution. Published by Solutions Review, the Buyer’s Guide serves

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Thanksgiving, we have a lot to be thankful for…

Thanksgiving Day, annual national holiday in the United States and Canada celebrating the harvest and other blessings of the past year. Americans generally believe that their Thanksgiving is modeled on a 1621 harvest feast shared by the English colonists (Pilgrims) of Plymouth and the Wampanoag people. The American holiday is particularly rich in legend and symbolism, and the traditional fare of the Thanksgiving meal typically includes turkey, bread stuffing, potatoes, cranberries,

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Konica Minolta Workplace Hub Platform

Tokyo (Nov. 8, 2018) — A new survey by Konica Minolta Inc. into small- and medium-sized businesses (SMBs) has revealed that the vast number of IT challenges experienced daily are actively hampering business’ success. Linked to the latest release of its technology platform, Workplace Hub, Konica Minolta commissioned the research to further reinforce its understanding of

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Industry News

  Xerox Cut 900 Jobs in Q3 Xerox cut 900 jobs and reduced severance payments in Q3 as part of ongoing restructuring efforts under Icahn-appointed leadership. In addition to these cuts, Xerox reduced severance in 2018, paying out $40 million in Q3 compared to the $39 million paid for the 600 layoffs in Q3 2017. In continued

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Full Moon Today

The Hunter’s Moon is set to take place at 12:45 p.m. EDT on Wednesday.  (iStock) Skywatchers are in for an experience that’s literally out of this world: a full moon, known as the Hunter’s Moon, will take place on Wednesday. Read on for a look at the phenomenon and how you can watch it. What is the

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October 24, 1929 Stock Market

Black Thursday commemorates Thursday, October 24, 1929, a day when sellers traded close to thirteen million shares in panic on the New York Stock exchange, and endured five billion dollars in losses. Early in the day, eleven percent of the market’s value was lost after heavy trading. As so much trading was going on, ticker

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Konica Minolta + Office Systems of Texas

Konica Minolta : UPDATE – Konica Minolta MFPs Safeguards Data Against Hackers (GlobeNewswire) – Konica Minolta Business Solutions U.S.A., Inc. (Konica Minolta) today announced results from an extensive security test of Konica Minoltas bizhub line of multifunction printers (MFPs) against hacking attempts. The tests, conducted by NTT DATA Services, an internationally respected IT services provider, concluded that the

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Voting is a citizen’s right

Early Voting Begins Today. Remember early voting is October 22 through November 2.  In Texas, where everything is bigger, we rank last for voting (watch video here). If a strong economy is important to you, vote. If your child’s education is important to you, vote. If jobs and paychecks are important to you, vote. You can

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Konica Minolta bizhub Award

Konica Minolta bizhub Evolution awarded Buyers Lab Gold by Keypoint Intelligence Posted on October 15, 2018 by IA Staff Tweet Share Share4 4SHARES Following in-depth testing, Konica Minolta’s flexible platform for document processes, bizhub Evolution, has received a Buyers Lab Gold rating from Keypoint Intelligence – the world’s foremost authority on imaging software, hardware and services. The cloud-based

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Office Systems of Texas Sponsors Lunch & Learn

Apartment Managers’ Lunch & Learn: “Apartment Rentals in 2019” The state of occupancies, rental rates and what to expect! November 14, 2018 Opportunity Center 11:30 am—1:00pm NAM, 2nd Floor 15702 Bammel Village Houston, 77014 Bruce McClenny President ApartmentData.com Bobby Lieb V.P. Economic Development Houston Northwest Chamber of Commerce THERE IS NO COST TO ATTEND BUT

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All Covered Mobile Workspaces

VIDEO Flexible and Scalable Virtual Desktop Solution for Konica Minolta Dealers Posted on October 8, 2018 by IA Staff All Covered Workspaces is a versatile, flexible and scalable virtual desktop solution, enabling users to access their desktop apps and data from any internet-connected device. Learn more: https://www.allcovered.com/cloud-comp… The workplace is expanding. Clients are more demanding. Mobile and wireless capabilities

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Konica Minolta Production Printer Awards

Konica Minolta : Receives Two Keypoint Intelligence 2019 PRO Awards 10/09/2018 (GlobeNewswire) – Konica Minolta Business Solutions U.S.A., Inc. (Konica Minolta) is pleased to announce it has received two Keypoint Intelligences Buyers Lab (BLI) 2019 PRO awards for the companys AccurioPress 6136 and AccurioPress C3080 Digital Presses. The awards were presented yesterday by Deanna Flanick, chief revenue officer, from Keypoint Intelligence to Kevin

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Tomorrow is the last day to register to VOTE in Nov 6 Election

Election Information Voter Registration Last day to register for voting in November 6th election:  October 9th, 2018 To register, download the form HERE and mail the completed document to: ANN HARRIS BENNETT Tax Assessor-Collector & Voter Registrar P.O. Box 3527 Houston, Texas 77253-3527 Voting Dates General Election Early Voting Dates:  Monday, October 22nd – Friday, November 2nd, 2018

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Office Systems of Texas at PRINT 18 with Konica Minolta

Konica Minolta Adds High Speed Inkjet Presses to Its Growing Production Printing Portfolio 10/1/2018 Ramsey, NJ, Oct. 01, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Konica Minolta Business Solutions U.S.A., Inc. (Konica Minolta) today announced the official launch of its latest offerings in a long line of market-leading production printing devices for the commercial print industry; the WEBJet 200D and WEBJet100D continuous feed

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Office Systems of Texas PRINT 18

Yesterday, Sunday September 30, Office Systems of Texas traveled to Chicago’s enormous McCormick Convention Center to witness PRINT 18’s Graph Expo show featuring the Print Industry’s top players. We’re happy to report Konica Minolta has the largest presence and most activity at their “booth” area. Their display area was not as much a “booth” as

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