Epson Introduces Fleet Administration Capabilities for ColorWorks C6000-Collection Industrial Label Printers

Epson Device Admin increases efficiency for customers managing fleets of Epson printers

LOS ALAMITOS, CALIFORNIA. – October 7, 2021 – In manufacturing and distribution environments, ensuring that a label printer fleet is operating efficiently is business critical. Recognizing the need for solutions that streamline the facility and provide insights into label printer capabilities, Epson America today announced the availability of Epson Device Admin for its ColorWorks® C6000 series of on-demand color label printers. This free device management solution is designed to help customers optimize the setup, configuration and management – including monitoring and update functions – for Epson networked label printers.

“Traditionally, the process of onboarding and managing label printers has been both time consuming and costly – resources that IT teams do not have in abundance,” says Andy Scherz, Product Manager, Epson America, Inc. “Epson has Epson Device Admin. developed for the ColorWorks C6000 series to enable customers to reduce IT time and costs when deploying new label printers. It also enables remote printer management as well as automatic warnings and updates to reduce downtime to a minimum. “

Epson Device Admin is available for the entire ColorWorks C6000 series product line, including the CW-C6000A, CW-C6000P, CW-C6500A, and CW-C6500P, enabling organizations to remotely manage networked label printers in a distributed environment. Features are:

  • Bulk configuration Opportunities to make the settings of a “golden” printer available to everyone else within a group
  • Create and update groups of Printers based on factors such as department or geographic location
  • Automatic email or SMS notifications for low ink levels, error messages or other conditions
  • Automatic firmware updates with user-defined time windows so that the printing process is not interrupted
  • Detailed monitoring of all label printers on the network, so administrators can remotely identify and troubleshoot device conditions to keep productivity high and downtime low
  • Create reports on the use of equipment and supplies to facilitate better management and tracking

The ColorWorks C6000 series are the first printers specifically designed as a color upgrade for black and white thermal transfer printers.1 Four models deliver high-volume color labels for production use and accelerate labels at speeds of up to 5 inches per second. 2 The Epson ColorWorks C6000 series printers are available through the extensive Epson network of authorized partners.

Click here for a short animated video that demonstrates how Epson Device Admin works. Visit the Epson website for more information. Click here to download and install Epson Device Admin for CW-C6000A, CW-C6000P, CW-C6500A, or CW-C6500P.

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1 The CW-C6000 / C6500 family is the first to offer the combination of the functions of ZPL II direct printing, peel-and-present, remote printer management, companion 4 and 8-inch models, applicator I / O -Interface, broad middleware support and comparable prices.

2 In high speed mode, 300 x 600 dpi, 3.6 inches (92 mm) print width. Print speeds are based only on the engine speed. The total turnaround time for each label depends on factors such as label size, file size, print resolution, data transfer speed, etc.

EPSON and ColorWorks are registered trademarks and EPSON Exceed Your Vision is a registered trademark of Seiko Epson Corporation. All other product and brand names are trademarks and / or registered trademarks of their respective companies. Epson disclaims all rights to these trademarks. Copyright 2021 Epson America, Inc.

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