FAA Awards Lexmark $21 Million Printer, MFP Contract

The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has awarded Lexmark a five-year, $21 million printing contract under which Lexmark will be the sole provider of printing technology for the government agency.

Lexmark will deploy its printers and MFPs across more than 900 FAA locations across the United States. Another agencies within the U.S. Department of Transportation can also take advantage of the contract to access Lexmark’s imaging products and solutions.

Lexmark says its technology will also support the stringent printing and scanning security requirements set forth by the federal government to protect confidential information. This includes requiring users to swipe Personal Identity Verification (PIV) cards to access print, copy, scan and fax, and Lexmark’s secure Print Release, a solution that is integrated into Lexmark’s smart workgroup printers and MFPs that requires users to enter PINs at the device’s control panel to release jobs for printing. Lexmark also provides its Markvision Enterprise fleet management tool, a Web-based remote-management software that allows IT administrators to monitor printer fleets from a central location in order to collect device and user information, as well as troubleshoot devices to minimize downtime.

Categories: Lexmark, News

Tags: ,

Please Share Your Comments

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: