Imposition is at the heart of off-set production costs - affecting throughput, material usage, and labor. Take control of production efficiencies with KODAK PREPS Imposition Software - the leading solution for error-free impositions and one of the most widely used tools in the printing industry.

PREPS Imposition Software produces faster, more accurate impositions that maximize press sheet usage. Its automated imposition process cuts turnaround time and reduces costs.

Primary Benefits

  • Makes it fast and easy to create, save and manage step-and-repeat reducing turnaround time and costs so you can get to more jobs, faster
  • Handles complex jobs for digital and conventional print with ease
  • Produce similar or repetitive jobs easily, saving time and reducing cost with templates and libraries
  • Efficiently and effectively manage any print project using specific interfaces for commercial and packaging
  • Industry standard software well known by print operators minimizes training and maximizes productivity

Software Capabilities

  • Flexible, easy-to-use templates make it easy to produce similar or repetitive jobs efficiently
  • Template Search tool enables you find an existing Preps template quickly for re-use
  • Define how a mark should be placed based on job or production needs with SmartMarks
  • Define rules that utilize the SmartMarks automatically in a JDF or auto generated workflow with SmartMarks Editor
  • Improved production reporting on colors, dimensions and equipment specified for the job
  • Enhanced step-and-repeat for packaging applications and packaging specific interface
  • AutoGang feature optimizes the placement of several jobs on a single press sheet
  • Supports industry-standard PDF input and JDF output files
Create, save and manage
Create, save and manage step-and-repeat patterns.
Preview any job in real time
Preview any job in real time: zoom in on pages or complete signatures, including marks. Any change you make is instantly updated, so you can check for errors as you go.

 
 

Features & Benefits

  • Expanded capabilities with Version 7
  • Broad range of JDF functionality to suit your needs
  • Ganging options for greater efficiency

 

News

News

Did you know that as of July 1, 2016, Kodak will cease support for version 5.x KODAK PREPS Imposition Software for all non-contract customers and January 1, 2017 for customers with service agreements. This includes KODAK PREPS PLUS, PRO, DIGITAL (XL) and OBARI Imposition Software.

News

Version 7 PREPS Imposition Software 7 brings automated imposition to new levels of productivity.

  • Faster, smarter template-based impositions with new template search tool, SmartMarks options, and improved Mark Rules Editor
  • Improved production reporting on colors, dimensions and equipment specified for the job
  • Enhanced step-and-repeat for packaging applications and packaging interface

 

 
 

Customer Successes

Diversified Global Graphics Group

PRINERGY CONNECT Workflow with Rules-Based Automation is at the heart of DG3's prepress operations. This powerful solution has enabled the company to dramatically improve throughput with advanced automation that seamlessly drives multiple devices.

Success Story (PDF)

 

Sejerson DPS

Sejersen DPS accelerates turnaround and improves consistency with PRINERGY EVO Workflow combined with COLORFLOW Software and PREPS Imposition Software.

Success Story (PDF)

 
 

Resources

Learn more about PREPS Imposition Software, the industry-leading solution for creating error-free impositions. Now in Version 7, PREPS Imposition Software can be used with third-party RIPs and workflows, or integrated with PRINERGY Workflow.
Kodak offers a single source for all your packaging workflow needs from file creation to final output.
See an overview of the new features and functionality in PRINERGY Workflow 6, INSITE Prepress Portal 6.6, PREPS Imposition Software 7 and COLORFLOW Software 2, including a live demonstration of the new Workspace user experience in PRINERGY Workflow 6.
See an overview and live demo of PREPS Software, with a focus on what's new in version 7.
As of July 1, 2016, Kodak will cease support for version 5.x KODAK PREPS Imposition Software for all non-contract customers. Customers with an active service agreement will enjoy an additional six months of support until January 1, 2017 , when support will end for ALL customers.

 
 

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If you have questions about how KODAK PRINERGY Workflow can help you improve printing quality, enhance productivity, and reduce costs, contact us today.

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