The subsidiary's site is the only one owned by ANL, and it houses Metro's newsroom, the Evening Standard's circulation department, and a separate polybagging operation.) To achieve uniformity among all the sites, ColorBlind, from San Diego-based Imaging Technologies Corp., is used for creating device profiles at each raster image processor
(RIP), with in-RIP separations made for each press.
2.0, raster image processor
software (for dual-processor, NT-based platforms), with Optronics' Impression and hybrid screens.
Four new Prima consoles, interfaced with Controls Group digital page packs and Ryco spray-bar dampeners, use raster image processor
data to preset the inkers for easier start-up and lower waste.
"Commercial and newspaper are two different markets," said Masters, who noted that, on a monitor for commercial jobs, the system was running a Harlequin raster image processor
while the monitor showing a newspaper work flow was running the PostScript interpreter used by many newspapers, 5D's Jaws.
Also new is Agfa's AccuRIP, designed as a cost-efficient PostScript 3 raster image processor
to drive its AccuSet imagesetters, with which it is bundled.