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Product of the Month

EFI Fiery System 10

When was it launched?

EFI's Fiery System 10 was launched in August this year with the company calling it the "fastest, most robust" ever. The latest iteration has since been exhibited at shows such as Graph Expo in the US, integrated into EFI's product portfolio and recognised with several industry awards.

Who is the system targeted at?

The newest version of the Fiery digital front-end, which the company claims offers more accurate and consistent colour and improved variable data capabilities, is being pitched at digital print customers and corporate environments with multifunction printers driven by the Fiery system. According to Toby Weiss, general manager of the Fiery business unit and senior vice-president of EFI, the latest technology

Kodak Prinergy Connect & Insite PrePress (virtual version)

What does the software do?

The Insite Prepress Portal streamlines job submission, job-status tracking, online collaboration, and remote proofing and approval, automatically notifying both client and printer when a proof has been passed, for example. This information is then sent automatically to the Prinergy system which manages and drives both litho and digital devices cutting out production steps.

What is the 'virtual' edition?

Kodak has teamed up with virtualisation specialist VMware to

HP T400

When was the product launched and who is it targeted at?

The T400 was launched in March at an open house in Los Angeles, six months after HP launched its 30in T350 web press. With a duty cycle of 130m A4 images per month, it's targeted at the high-volume market, particularly the book printing, transactional and direct mail markets.

What is its USP?

The T400's 1,076mm (42in) web width and 183m/min speed are its key selling points, according to HP. The firm adds that while the T400 is of interest

Agfa Jeti 5048UV XL

When was the Jeti 5048UV XL launched and what market is it aimed at?

The Jeti 5048UV XL was premiered at Fespa in July. The first shipments of the wide-format press, which sits alongside Agfa's Aquajet, Titan and the Anapurna range of UV-curable devices, are taking place this month. The press can be adapted to suit high-quality super-wide applications or billboard-type posters. "The product is aimed at companies that specialise in wide-format outdoor applications, such as billboards, backlit