20 Oct

The role of multifunction devices in your office

The role of multifunction devices in your office

Smaller. Faster. More efficient. Words like these are the catch-cry of modern technology, with greater internet connectivity and ease-of-use essential features of devices of all shapes and sizes. Where just a few short years ago we needed a separate piece of equipment to handle each individual task, nowadays most people carry a powerful, multipurpose computer in their pocket at all times, allowing them to carry out a number of office tasks. That spirit of innovation – imbuing one device with the functionality of many – has been a hallmark of the documentation and imaging industry for a number of years, thanks to the introduction of multifunction printing device (MFDs). However, when so many essential …

13 Oct

Ensuring a bright future in insurance

Ensuring a bright future in insurance

Like a number of industries, insurance in Australia is affected by technological advancements, shifting climate patterns and an increasingly mobile and multicultural populace. How a business chooses to adapt in the face of such significant upheaval can mean the difference between struggling to keep up with the competition and heading into a thriving, profitable future. In the face of challenging business conditions, the nation’s company leaders remain unsure about the prospects for their organisations in the coming years. PricewaterhouseCoopers’ (PwC) 19th Annual Global CEO Survey found that only one-third of Australian CEOs felt confident in their ability to achieve revenue growth this year. With concerning sentiments such as this, looking for cost reductions …

10 Oct

Reinvent your business by rethinking printing

Reinvent your business by rethinking printing

Even as the impact and reach of digitalisation continues to evolve, for most organisations, print remains key– and will continue to play an important role, at least for the foreseeable future. Given that printing is not going anywhere yet, the time is ripe to focus on making the entire process as efficient and effective as possible. Think about the network of printers and multifunction machines that stretches across virtually every office, and how much it typically costs a business to keep that network up and running. Other than the obvious financial costs, there are also a whole slew of impacts that might affect a business in negative ways. Loss of productivity, disruptions, waste …

27 Sep

4 modern printer functions you should be using

4 modern printer functions you should be using

While the world of the 21st century is constantly being pushed towards a fully digital workplace, in many situations there’s still no substitute for physical documents and imaging solutions. Keeping up to date with the most modern technology in the multifunction office device space is still crucial for a lot of Australian businesses, and it remains a vibrant industry. According to Gartner, IT spending in Australia is poised to hit $80 billion in 2016, while IBISWorld note that the printing industry itself is still worth $7 billion annually. Speaking to CIO, Research Vice President of Gartner Ken Weilerstein says many companies worldwide still rely on traditional methods of documentation each and every day, …

23 May

Why you need to prioritise sustainability, and what’s needed to give focus to it

Why you need to prioritise sustainability, and what’s needed to give focus to it

In recent times, issues such as climate change, renewable energies and considering the impact of non-renewable resource use have gained importance and public visibility.  This hasn’t been limited to the news and media, as both consumers and businesses have begun to seriously consider sustainability issues as part of their selection process when they work with or for organisations. For companies, this means a need to start thinking about how traditional operations can be transformed, and brought in line with current sustainable thinking and the expectations of customers and the market, overhauling print operations, reducing waste and making operations more sustainable. Why is sustainability so important? A McKinsey Global survey found that a growing number of companies …

30 Sep

Smart solutions for simplifying the healthcare business

Smart solutions for simplifying the healthcare business

You may associate Fuji Xerox mostly with printing, but as an industry-leading business process and document management enterprise, our solutions come to use in a wide variety of industries, including healthcare. Fuji Xerox is an important player in the healthcare sector, offering innovative technology solutions to simplify the business. Information and technology are the backbone of modern patient care – and our healthcare industry services in areas such as data analytics and digital content management, which are designed to deliver greater operational efficiencies, as well as better patient outcomes. Innovative technology for healthcare providers Providing quality, efficient and accessible healthcare services can be difficult for healthcare providers who find themselves swamped by massive …

About nextwork

The next generation of work opens the door to new opportunities and challenges. The workplace of tomorrow will be a transformed place where greater mobility, increased innovation, collaboration and employee flexibility will be key drivers of change. At Fuji Xerox Australia we help businesses integrate data, documents and business processes and turn tomorrow’s documents into knowledge. Nextwork explores the dawn of the ‘new working world’ and how we can successfully harness the opportunities and mitigate the challenges of tomorrow.

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