Xerox Positioned in Leaders Quadrant for Research Firm's Managed Print Services Report
Zaventem, sept. 25, 2008 The Magic Quadrant is a proprietary research tool developed by Gartner to evaluate companies on completeness of vision and ability to execute. Gartner included Managed Print Services (MPS) providers who meet the customer's office printing needs, including equipment, supplies, service, and overall management of the printer fleet. The Magic Quadrant report provides guidance to Gartner clients who are evaluating MPS vendors and solutions. Xerox Office Services offers a comprehensive assessment of a company's current fleet of multi-vendor copiers, printers and other hardware and then creates a print setting that meets the needs of the workplace. The resulting benefits include lower print costs, easier ways to manage documents and environmental sustainabilityopportunities.
"We believe Xerox's position in the Leaders Quadrant in Gartner's Magic Quadrant is proof of our relentless attention to results," said Stephen Cronin, president, Xerox Global Services. "With our metrics-driven Lean Six Sigma approach, we turn office settings into well-managed, highly-productive, secured print sites - positively impacting our customers' bottom line and competitive advantage."
In addition to maintaining its own equipment, Xerox currently manages approximately one million competitive devices in customers' offices worldwide, including help desk, break-fix, supplies, service level agreements and procurement.
About Xerox Europe
Xerox Europe, the European operations of Xerox Corporation, markets a comprehensive range of Xerox products, solutions and services, as well as associated supplies and software. Its offerings are focused on three main areas: offices from small to large, production print and graphic arts environments, and services that include consulting, systems design and management, and document outsourcing. Xerox Europe also has manufacturing and logistics operations in Ireland, the UK and the Netherlands, and a research and development facility (Xerox Research Centre Europe) in Grenoble, France. For more information visit www.xerox.com. Xerox®, the Xerox wordmark and the spherical connection symbol are trademarks of Xerox Corporation in the United States and/or other countries. Prices, features, specifications, capabilities, appearance and availability of Xerox products and services are subject to change without notice
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1 Gartner "Magic Quadrants for Managed Print Services Worldwide" by K. Weilerstein, et al. September 25,2008.
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