|[May 01, 2012]
Boeing Takes Off with Xerox Managed Print Services
ROCHESTER, N.Y. --(Business Wire)--
(NYSE: XRX) will deploy a managed
print services (MPS) strategy for Boeing (News - Alert) (NYSE: BA), helping the
aerospace leader and innovator with faster, more efficient ways to
manage documents on the ground in Boeing's U.S. offices.
Under the six-year Enterprise
Print Services (EPS) contract, Xerox will consolidate devices like printers,
and fax machines and design a strategy for the best printing options
based on price, energy efficiency and ink use. By deploying MPS, Xerox
will help Boeing meet environmental
sustainability goals to reduce paper use, power use and landfill
"This partnership will strengthen our ability to provide best-in-class
print services to our employees and customers," said Ted Colbert, vice
president, Boeing IT Infrastructure. "Additionally, the newer
technologies and improved services Xerox provides will help reduce IT
costs while maintaining our commitment to an environmentally friendly
Change management programs will be put in place to help employees adapt
to more efficient technology and work processes. Future plans include
print solution, which will allow Boeing's mobile workforce to
securely print from any device, anytime, anywhere without downloading
software, mapping to a printer or booting up their laptops.
"Boeing wanted a strategic partner to both innovate the way they do
business and save money. We responded with an MPS plan that serves their
specific needs for advanced security, environmentally sensitive work
strategies and simplified ways to manage both printed and digital
information," said Kevin
Warren, president, U.S. Client Operations, Xerox.
As the worldwide market leader in MPS, Xerox is working with businesses
of all sizes to simplify the way work gets done - so employees spend
less time managing documents, and more time focused on their core
business. Xerox integrates MPS into the IT infrastructure to help
intelligently organize information - from both paper and electronic
sources. The company was named the worldwide market share leader1
and positioned by Gartner (News - Alert), Inc., in the Leaders
Quadrant in the 2011 Magic Quadrant for Managed Print Services Worldwide2
and recognized as a leader in IDC's (News - Alert) Managed Print Services and Basic
Print Services 2012-2015 Forecast and Analysis report3 and
2011 MPS MarketScape report4. Additionally, Xerox earned
the top position in Quocirca's
2012 MPS report.
With sales approaching $23 billion, Xerox
(NYSE: XRX) is the world's leading enterprise for business
process and document
management. Its technology, expertise and services
enable workplaces - from small businesses to large global enterprises -
to simplify the way work gets done so they operate more effectively and
focus more on what matters most: their real
business. Headquartered in Norwalk, Conn., Xerox offers business
process outsourcing and IT
outsourcing services, including data processing, healthcare
benefits management, finance
solutions, and customer
relationship management services for commercial and government
organizations worldwide. The company also provides extensive
technology, services, software
Xerox supplies for graphic
communication and office
printing environments of any size. The 140,000 people of Xerox serve
clients in more than 160 countries. For more information, visit http://www.xerox.com,
For investor information, visit http://www.xerox.com/investor.
1Gartner, Inc., Competitive Landscape: Managed Print
Services, Worldwide Report, Nov. 30, 2011.
2Gartner, Inc., Magic Quadrant for Managed Print Services,
Weilerstein, Cecile Drew, Yulan
Li, Oct. 25, 2011.
3IDC Worldwide and U.S. Managed Print Services and Basic
Print Services 2012-2015 Forecast and Analysis." Doc # 233453, Volume 1,
4IDC MarketScape: Worldwide Managed Print Services 2011
Hardcopy Vendor Analysis." Doc # 232135, Dec. 2011.
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