|Express WorkFlow 3 and Star Proof version 5|
Ralf Jurrien : March 9th 2007 - 15:36 CET
Express WorkFlow 3 and Star Proof version 5 : Compose System, will demonstrate Express WorkFlow 3.0 for the first time in the UK during Northprint 2007, held in Birmingham from April 24th to 25th, 2007. Compose will have live demonstrations of Express Workflow 3.0 and Star Proof V5 on stand A170. Express WorkFlow 3.0 offers an exceptional solution for handling all prepress operations for CtP and digital printing applications, whilst Star Proof V5, the innovative dot proof solution for inkjet printers, delivers quality contract screened proofs up to 200 lpi. Compose System's Express WorkFlow provides reliability and efficiency to meet the ever changing demands of today's prepress industry. |
Express WorkFlow 3|
At its heart is the Compose Express RIP - a fast, flexible version of the Harlequin RIP offering high levels of performance and productivity. A professional prepress workflow system, Express WorkFlow combines practical functionality with ease of use, ensuring tight integration and smooth data delivery between all processes in the customer’s prepress workflow. Express WorkFlow optimizes and automates the production process and ensures data integrity, whether handling PDF or pure PostScript workflow.
Compose System - Express WorkFlow 3
"Our customers have expressed a great deal of interest in the latest version of Express WorkFlow 3.0. The UK is our home market with a significant installed user base, so we are really looking forward to meeting with customers and demonstrating this solution's powerful new features," says Steve Donegan, European Sales & Marketing Manager at Compose. "The latest release of Express WorkFlow has addressed users' productivity requirements with increased Rip speeds, enhanced imposition features, Java-based job submission, job monitoring and job tracking “ Available for both Mac and PC clients, additional new features include template creation and dynamic job logging system together with a detailed history reporting database.
Star Proof version 5
Star Proof is the true dot proofing solution for producing up to 200lpi contract proofs on inkjet printers - quickly and economically. With its Actual Dot system to replicate original screening and dot patterns at proofing resolutions, Star Proof delivers top quality proofs with a hard dot, sharp images, accurate colour and fine detail - just as they will appear on the press. And with ROOM proofing architecture to resemble the same set of high resolution separations that are sent to the plate setter/image setter, Star Proof ensures data integrity between proof and print.
Compose System Star Proof version 5 - Features
• A new generation of ICS colour management that supports ICC profile
• Powerful tools for the Flexo and packaging market that allow the adjustment of individual separations, Dot Loss and Extreme Dot Gain value.
• Flexible colour adjustment features
• Colour Shade supporting LAB value for spot colour
• CS Reader version 2.0 support for Density and LAB measurement
• Automated spectrophotometer device input support
Compose System Star Proof V5
Star Proof V5 has also received official Fogra certification for halftone printing with the Epson Stylus Pro 9800. Fogra Graphic Technology Research Association, a respected European printing organisation based its certification of Star Proof on demanding testing criteria, ensuring that the product conforms to stringent industry standards for accurate colour proofing as defined in ISO 12647-7.
About Compose System
Founded in 1987, Compose System (www.compose.co.uk), a leading Harlequin OEM, is an established developer of prepress workflow and digital colour proofing solutions. Compose has offices in Hong Kong, China, North America and the United Kingdom. Its solutions are centered on the professional Express WorkFlow systems. Compose's comprehensive range of high performance and versatile products include NewsFlow, PDF-Imposition and Star Proof. These products are sold and supported through a strong network of dealers spanning over five continents.