is an innovative technology enabling users to print to Star Micronics printers directly through a cloud service. CloudPRNT works with the online ordering service to store and create print jobs, and communicate status with the printer. Cloud ordering services post orders using a JSON format while the Star CloudPRNT printer pulls these orders on a defined interval. Serverless, remote printing has never been easier.
- Cloud-based printers communicate directly with server
- Cloud-connected control of peripherals
- No need for tablet, software, and SSL certificate at local level
CLOUD PRINT SERVICE FOR ONLINE ORDERING & WEB-BASED POS APPLICATIONS
CloudPRNT technology is ideal for any online ordering or web-based POS application. For online ordering, CloudPRNT cloud-based printers communicate directly with the online ordering service to store and create print jobs, and keep the online ordering service updated on printer status. For an enterprise cloud printing use case, the cloud-ready printer equipped with CloudPRNT retrieves and prints orders and data from any web-based POS system integrating Star’s communication protocol. Flexible and adaptable, CloudPRNT is built on the solution provider’s servers, in their preferred language and architecture.
DIRECT & SECURE CLOUD-READY PRINTER
Star Micronics’ CloudPRNT technology provides benefits to both restaurant and retail stores alike by eliminating the need for an extra tablet to send an online order to the printer. Instead, the ordering service will be able to communicate directly to the remote printer. The store owner or service providers do not need to maintain an SSL certificate for this CloudPRNT printers since the cloud-based printer communicates with the server as a client.
EXPAND YOUR MARKET
By offering online purchasing options, retail stores and restaurants will be able to grow their business to expand to a larger market. Using CloudPRNT remote printing, online ordering systems have a new and easier cloud print solution to offer businesses, allowing them to seamlessly integrate online purchasing into their stores.
|CloudPRNT Technology||Enables users to print to Star Micronics printers directly through a cloud service or any online ordering service|
|Remote Server Printing||CloudPRNT allows connected printers to pull print jobs directly from a server|
|Server Storage||Instead of storing print jobs in the printer, the data is stored on the server. Prevents the loss of data if a printer were to fail|
|Simple Installation||Eliminates the need to manage IP addresses or custom firewall/tunneling rules at the local site|
|Online Ordering||Star’s CloudPRNT is used by the majority of online ordering apps and services|
|Easy to Develop||Using common http/https to pass a REST/JSON API and common print job data formats, CloudPRNT is a familiar technology for web developers|
|Versatile||CloudPRNT does not require specific firewall, port forwarding, or tunneling|