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Randy Geesman
Paradigm Imaging Group
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Paradigm Imaging Group Announces Printer Enhancements for the EIS SUPRA System

Costa Mesa, CA – November 6, 2007 – Paradigm Imaging Group, a leading supplier of large-format scanning, printing and document archiving solutions, has announced the second generation of the large format multi-function system, the EIS Supra.  

The EIS Supra, a turnkey system designed for a broad range of applications including Facility Management, CAD, GIS and Reprographics, maintains a user-friendly interface while providing sophisticated new printer features. The system provides solutions for rapidly growing market needs in scanning, copying, printing and distributing large-format documents and graphic images. The EIS Supra now includes:


  • Graphtec SK200 36” color scanner.

  • NEW! Canon iFP710 36” printer produces D-sized output in only 35 seconds on plain paper in fast mode, all in full color.

  • The iPF710 now supports HP-GL/2 and HP-RTL page description languages to ensure compatibility with virtually any CAD and GIS application.

  • The printer also supports roll media with 2 or 3-inch core up to 150mm in roll media diameter, accommodating 300 foot coated paper rolls.

  • Paradigm’s Rocket scanner and printer controller,

  • The ImageFLOW scanning, printing and copying software,

  • Single foot print stand for the scanner, printer and rocket controller.

  • One-year on-site service in the USA and Canada.

The scanning function of the Supra’s Graphtec SK200 incorporates proven, advanced contact image sensor technology featuring a maximum scanning width of 36” and true 600 dpi optical resolution with black & white/grayscale/full-color capability. The scanning top speed is 6ips in black and white at 400dpi and 2ips in color also at 400dpi. 

The high-performance Rocket™ controller houses a 2.8 GHz Pentium®4 processor with 1GB DDR and 80 GB hard drive, and is custom designed for delivering the resources required to seamlessly manage large graphic files and other documents. The Rocket™ controller is pre-installed with ImageFLOW software, which provides the user-friendly interface and the overall system control. It is also integrated with a 15” LCD touch-panel monitor and a compact 101 keyboard with touch pad, further enhancing the ergonomics of the system operation. The ImageFLOW software, preinstalled on the Rocket™ Controller, provides an easy-to-use interface and intuitive operation while maintaining the powerful and full-featured capabilities required for a broad range of projects. The large control buttons on its main control screen are designed to provide a feel and functionality similar to that of an office copier and is fully compatible with the touch-panel monitor included with the EIS Supra. The key features of the system software include: 

  • Touch Screen and Keyboard Control.

  • Interactive Scan, Copy, Print Controls.

  • Over 550 Printers Supported.

  • Batch Scanning mode

  • Create & Print job sets.

  • Includes over 325 ICC Output Profiles.

  • Powerful PhotoPRINT SE RIP Engine that features Hot Folder Print Queue, Color Calibration Wizard for editing existing ICC Output profiles, Pantone Library and Custom Color Mapping, Adobe RIP Engine, Adobe PostScript 3, Drag and Drop TIFFs, JPEGs and PDFs directly into the queue.

The Canon IPF imagePROGRAF 710 is a 36” wide, five-color inkjet printer. It contains five 1” print heads with a total of over 15,000 nozzles. Ink wells have a maximum capacity of 130ml each. The Canon iFP700 printer is connected directly to the Rocket controller through a USB cable or to the Ethernet.

A single-footprint system rack integrates the scanner (positioned over the output printer), Rocket controller, touch-panel LCD monitor and keyboard in an ergonomically organized fashion, thereby streamlining system operation and easily adapting to a limited floor space situation. All system components are fully integrated for ease of use and flexibility addressing a variety of applications in the document archiving, reproduction and file transferring tasks. The EIS Supra US list price is $16,995.00 All EIS systems are covered by 1 year limited warranty.  

About Paradigm Imaging Group

Paradigm Imaging Group is a large format solutions provider whose expertise extends from scanning and printing products to imaging systems integration, software development and product distribution. Paradigm counts among its clients, companies in reprographics, architecture, engineering, construction and manufacturing, as well as numerous public agencies at all levels of government. Since 1989, Paradigm has grown to become a leading provider of large format scanning and printing solutions.