Lantronix Announces xPrintServer Support for iPhone 5
New xPrintServer Diagnostics App Available on the iTunes App Store
IRVINE, CA, Oct 01, 2012 (Menafn - MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) --Lantronix, Inc. LTRX, a leading global provider of smartM2M connectivity solutions, today announced that its award-winning,patent-pending xPrintServer(TM) family is fully-compatible withApple's new iPhone(R) 5 and iOS(R) v6 without the need for users todownload any software or update their device. The company alsoannounced the availability of a new xPrintServer diagnostics app onApple's iTunes(R) App Store. The xPrintServer family from Lantronixis the first line of Apple iOS print server appliances compatiblewith the iPad2, iPad(R), iPhone, iPod(R) touch, and virtually anydevice running Apple's iOS mobile operating system.
The xPrintServer Diagnostics App The Lantronix xPrintServer app isthe perfect diagnostics and troubleshooting companion for thexPrintServer. This free app is ideal for IT professionals to monitorperformance of all xPrintServers from a single, simple userinterface. The app expands upon the xPrintServer's current built-indiagnostics, enabling users to locate and manage all of theirxPrintServers, as well as provide a quick and easy view of theconfiguration of all accessible xPrintServers. Additionally, userscan test network speed, view a list of printers, monitor print jobs,view log files, and submit diagnostic reports either to Lantronixdirectly or via email to other users.
"We believe the inclusion of our diagnostics app in the iTunes AppStore, along with the success of the iPhone 5, will only improve theawareness and adoption of the xPrintServer," said Mark D. Tullio,vice president of worldwide marketing for Lantronix. "We look forwardto continuing to work with Apple in both marketing and developmentefforts."
The xPrintServer: Open it. Plug it in. Print! The LantronixxPrintServer product family, currently comprised of the Home(Consumer) Edition and the Network (Business) Edition, is the firstApple iOS print server line compatible with the new iPad, iPad2,iPad, iPhone, iPod touch, and virtually any device running Apple'siOS mobile operating system. Roughly the size of an iPhone, thexPrintServer is an easy-to-use hardware solution that utilizes theiOS native print menu and requires no additional applications,software downloads, or printer driver installations. With automaticprinter discovery and no configuration, printing is easy andhassle-free. Simply open the box, plug the xPrintServer anywhere intothe home or office network, and print instantly from any iOS devicerunning iOS version 4.2 or later, to virtually any wired or wirelessUSB, legacy or network-connected printer.
How to Buy The xPrintServer-Home Edition retails for 99.95 MSRP,and the Network Edition retails for 149.95 MSRP. Both members of theproduct family are available for purchase and shipping in the UnitedStates, Canada, Mexico and Europe through Lantronix.com, MicroCenter, Fry's Electronics, and leading e-tailers including Amazon,Best Buy Online, Buy.com, CDW, Ebyte.com, Insight Enterprises,MacMall, Mavtechonline.com, NeutronUSA, Newegg.com, NextDayPC.com,NextWarehouse.com, PCMall, PowerMax.com, SemiconductorStore.com,SoftwareForLess, and more.
About Lantronix Lantronix, Inc. LTRX is a global leader ofsecure communication technologies that simplify access andcommunication with and between virtually any electronic device. Oursmart connectivity solutions enable sharing data between devices andapplications to empower businesses to make better decisions based onreal-time information, and gain a competitive advantage by generatingnew revenue streams, improving productivity and increasing efficiencyand profitability. Easy to integrate and deploy, Lantronix productsremotely and securely connect electronic equipment via networks andthe Internet. Founded in 1989, Lantronix serves some of the largestmedical, security, industrial and building automation,transportation, retail/POS, financial, government, consumerelectronics/appliances, IT/data center and pro-AV/signage entities inthe world. The company's headquarters are located in Irvine, Calif.
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