Ricoh America's Corporation's Production Printing Business Group Announces Platinum Sponsorship with Outputlinks

BOSTON, March 04, 2008 - The Production Printing Business Group (PPBG) of Ricoh Americas Corporation, a leading provider of high speed production print data center solutions, announced today a platinum sponsorship with OutputLinks, the leading information and resource portal for users and vendors in the high volume transactional output (HVTO) industry. With this platinum sponsorship, PPBG will have the opportunity to educate the high volume transactional print industry of new solutions, approaches and advancements that can contribute to unprecedented success in customer's data centers.

"OutputLinks is excited to welcome PPBG into the leading portal of high volume transactional output (HTVO) users. PPBG will be able to provide a fresh perspective on proficient data center solutions," said Andy Plata, president and CEO of OutputLinks.As a platinum sponsor, PPBG will host the Data Center Solutions special interest section that concentrates on topics and themes directly related to bolstering customer's success in running effective and efficient data centers.

"OutputLinks is the leading source of information for all members of the high volume transactional output (HVTO) industry," commented Carl Joachim, vice president of marketing at PPBG. "We look forward to sharing our data center expertise within the OutputLinks community."

About OutputLinks, through its web portal, eNewsletters, hardcopy publications, industry search engine and major conference partnerships, is recognized as the primary global research and information resource of the high volume transaction output (HVTO) industry. OutputLinks serves those who buy, sell, use, manage and provide consultation and resources to the HVTO industry. The OutputLinks research and information tools are provided free of charge to industry professionals thanks to support from leading industry vendors. For more information, visit

About Ricoh's Production Printing Business Group

The Production Printing Business Group (PPBG) of Ricoh Americas Corporation is dedicated to delivering state-of-the-art, high-speed production systems that provide efficient document workflows with high-volume production printing and finishing. Incorporating superior engineering, service, reliable technology, and extensive software and finishing options, PPBG helps production centers to cost-effectively modernize and streamline their operations to meet today's rapid turnaround and high-quality demands.

Ricoh Americas Corporation, founded in 1962, is headquartered in West Caldwell, NJ and is a subsidiary of the $17 billion Ricoh Company Ltd., the 72-year-old leading supplier of office automation equipment.

Information about Ricoh's Production Printing Business Group can be accessed on the World Wide Web at