of Wisp-PS (Last release 2001 V6.2.050)
Wisp-PS is undoubtly the most
comprehensive solution available for colour
printing from PostScript on the market today. The
top of the range version is capable of printing
on up to 3 printers simultaneously under a
Windows Operating System. It's feature set has
grown apace since first launched in 94 and it has
had a great deal of input by professional users
from across a wide spectrum of industries since
Wisp-PS offers operators be they from job
printers, print for pay, photo labs, in company
graphics departments or designers are
available in 4 varieties to meet different market
Designed to address the Imagesetter
market it comes with drivers for over 100
Wisp-PS Power 3
Supports printing to 3 printers on the fly
and comes with the Jigsaw, Poster layout, Tiling
and Paper saving utility.
Professional Which supports one device
on the fly and comes with the Jigsaw, Poster
layout, Tiling and Paper saving utility.
Similar to the Professional version, but
without the Jigsaw application.
All versions come
with all our inkjet drivers and the ability to
purchase support for over 200 devices including,
LFP, Digital Proofers, Imagesetters,
Electrostatics, and many more.
Wisp-PS Lite is an
inexpensive RIP designed to drive low end
printers such as the Encad Croma and the HP450.
It uses the same RIP a similar engine as the
professional versions of Wisp-PS so it is very
fast, it also includes ICC profiles for
manufacturers papers and inks.
Similar to Wisp-PS
Lite but available to drive our supported
36" large format printers.
connectivity is dependant upon the OS under which
it is installed. Since it can be installed on NT,
it provides a large range of connectivity
options, under Win 95 or 98, the connectivity is
restricted somewhat by the operating system
Windows 98, NT4.0 Workstation, NT4.0 Server,
Wisp-PS is priced
according the device it is purchased to drive.
This allows Wisp-PS to address every market from
the inexpensive printer right up to the largest
Inkjet or most expensive devices supportable.
PC with PII
266Mhz, 64Mb RAM, 2Gb SCSI HDDs, CDROM.
Fonts = 35
embedded, all other are automatically included in
the PS File.
Interpreter = PS
of Colour Management Functions
As Wisp-PS is a
modular and multi-device system, its colour
management has been expanded to include direct
ICC profile linking. Wisp-PS has ColorBlind ICC
Profiles for all the devices it supports and it
uses the ColorBlind Colour
Management Engine to render these ICC profiles.The
ColorBlind Colour Manangement Engine allows you
to take any ICC profiles and dynamically link
them on the RIP to create you own comprehensive
colour library. This facility separately corrects
RGB Lineart, CMYK Lineart, RGB Bitmap and CMYK
Bitmap components even when they are on the same
page. We also provide base profiles and links for
users and dealers who do not want to tackle
versions of Wisp-PS offer a very high feature set
on all its range.
On LFP it
- Up to 1440dpi
on the fly printing
- Page Ordering
- Load Sharing
- Job Sharing
- Job Archiving
- Paper Saving
- Direct ICC
- Easy Tile and
Client Control the RIP directly from
your workstation or if you do not have access
rights, just monitor the progress of your job.
This facility allows file transfer to and from
the workstation to allow the downloading or
uploading of job and PPDs. (Fully supports the
Server Allows administrators to manage
A sister program to Wisp-PS, Jigsaw allows
the Poster layout, Tiling and Paper Saving of
Printer PostScript, EPS and most Raster files.
available as standard in 6 languages