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IPDS

(Intelligent Printer Data Stream) The native format built into IBM laser printers, which accepts fonts and formatted raster images. One of its major functions is its communications protocol that negotiates printer transfers from servers in the network that perform the rasterization. IBM used to make only IPDS printers, but later added native PostScript and PCL support. See PSF and AFP.
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Photo Caption: IPDS printing with ExcelliPrint using Windows-based printers.
When the pipeline construction was finished, the 62d Engineer Battalion had completed the longest operational IPDS ever constructed by the Army.
While living and operating in searing 130-degree temperatures, enduring sandstorms, and traveling on unsecured supply routes, 240th Quartermaster Battalion soldiers had to protect 15 isolated pump stations and numerous TPTs and patrol and protect over 220 miles of IPDS pipeline snaking through the deserts of Kuwait and Iraq.
Reaching it consumed most of the remaining IPDS pipeline stock available in theater.
With a variety of features, RA2K Integration makes printing from IPDS simple, yet productive.
This low-cost version is designed for print environments where administrators only need to redirect IPDS print jobs to PCL printers, whereas the Premium line provides file archiving functionality (e.
10 /PRNewswire/ -- Equitrac Corporation, the leading provider of automated document accounting solutions for the professional, enterprise and education markets, today announced that it was selected by Ricoh Corporation to supply an IPDS software module for Ricoh's Aficio digital multifunction platform.
12 /PRNewswire/ -- In response to growing demand for a flexible, reliable, and secure IPDS printing solution, Brooks Internet Software, Inc.
iSeries (AS/400) IPDS devices can also be managed within the ExcelliPrint browser interface without the need of an emulator: iSeries devices can be created and controlled and spool files can be held and released.
The server converts IPDS into a format supported by any type of Windows print driver.
If successful through the evaluation phase, the long-term potential for the IPDS II program is for production valued up to $50M.
Whether with SNA or TCP/IP, SCS or IPDS, Axis print servers offer a broad range of capabilities.