December 17, 2019
“We are pleased to have G&G as a co-sponsor and their strong support for our Firmware Forum,” said Stefanie Unland, Editor & Publisher of The Recycler. “In 2018 the OEMs issued 989 firmware updates, or 2.7 each and every day and HP leads the OEMs issuing 371 updates. 2019 is looking similar. It is an issue and concern for the whole industry,” Unland said.
On Saturday, the Firmware Forum explores first-hand the firmware update issues; Why so many? Are they necessary? What can be done about them and what options are available to protect the consumer’s printers. How big is the burden updates present to the aftermarket? Are there solutions? Is there a better way? We explore one OEM’s enlightened position on chips and upgrades.
Mr Jon Chan, Global Branding Manager, Ninestar Consumables BU, Ninestar Corporation, commented: “Bright thinking and alternative viewpoints are part of the solutions to understanding and overcoming the firmware issue. So, we’re delighted to be sponsoring the Firmware Forum segment of The Recycler Live 2020 conference. We are looking forward to an exciting and fascinating discussion and sharing insights with you and hope to see many of our clients and friends there.”
“We can’t stop the upgrades, but we can minimize your loss.” Jon’s speech features an analysis of the current situation of firmware upgrades and Ninestar’s total solutions to firmware upgrades. This is the firmware upgrade speech you won’t want to miss at the show! Firmware upgrades have been affecting the whole imaging industry and there will be more significant impact coming, which wouldn’t be viewed as and couldn’t be solved by one single company’s effort. We invite unanimous and innovative endeavour to join this mission. Let co-innovate and work it out together. You’re welcome to Ninestar booth to learn more about our firmware upgrade solutions!
“G&G is a globally renowned brand in the office imaging sector and has a global perspective on the printer firmware updates issue. We are pleased to welcome their input with Firmware Forum and their sponsorship of the segment,” commented Stefanie Unland.
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