Printer friendly

What does PDS stand for?

PDS stands for Printer Data Stream (IBM)

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  • Information technology (IT) and computers
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The new OS/390 Print Server include printer data stream transforms that convert the HP-PCL and PostScript data streams commonly supported on non-mainframe applications (such as PeopleSoft or BaanERP) to the Advanced Function Printing (AFP) printer data stream IBM has always supported on its AS/400s and mainframes and the IBM printers that connect to them.
The new updates include: an in-line envelope converting module for the Mailstream Wrapper Productivity Series; a Print+ Direct Mail[TM] color inkjet system; an enhanced client job tracking capability for DFWorks[R] Software; and Intelligent Printer Data Stream (IPDS) compatibility for the IntelliJet 20[R] Printing System.
Kodak expects Intermate's expertise in Intelligent Printer Data Stream (IPDS) systems, a hardware and software technology that links mid- to high-volume print systems, will extend Kodak's capabilities in the growing transactional print marketplace.
IDEA Print Server enables high-end SNA printing capabilities, including SNA Character String (SCS) or Advanced Function Printing/Intelligent Printer Data Stream (AFP/IPDS) to be executed on up to seven LAN printers at a fraction of the cost typically required to perform this task.
The heritage of InfoPrint Solutions Company includes the development of the IBM Advanced Function Presentation (AFP) Architecture - now an industry standard - and Intelligent Printer Data Stream (IPDS), which has since become the standard for mission critical business printing.