Bringing 30 years of expertise to printers , designers and the packaging supply chain .

Color management, workflow automation and PDF expertise combined with our affiliation to a global network of industry experts, makes the team at ColorFlow Solutions the right solutions partner.

Precise, productive, profitable print production

Automation drives results in printing. This is the foundation of all Ultimate TechnoGraphics’ software development and today, Print Service Providers worldwide benefit from increased productivity in a digital and hybrid environment. Ultimate TechnoGraphics invented digital imposition with the first release of Ultimate Impostrip® in 1989, and has continued to play a leading role in the market ever since while providing the most innovative and progressive imposition products.

Today, Ultimate TechnoGraphics is a leader in imposition, nesting and finishing automation software solutions. The company has a rich history of providing and integrating imposition technologies into hardware and software workflow solutions for print industry leaders.

ULTIMATE IMPOSTRIP®

Take a look at the different Ultimate Impostrip® packages

True Reliable Automation

Imposition automation at Ultimate means lights out, hands free, true reliable automation. Designed with productivity in mind, Ultimate Impostrip® optimizes every aspect of your prepress imposition workflow with tools that are easy-to-use yet extremely versatile.

Ultimate Impostrip® Automation

Designed with productivity in mind, Ultimate Impostrip® Automation optimizes every aspect of your prepress imposition workflow with tools that are easy-to-use yet extremely versatile. In very little time, you can set up a link to your MIS, your online photo editing system or web ordering system. Perfect for very short turnaround delivery on marketing campaigns, transactional and short run of books.

Generate dynamic barcodes to track your jobs

Pass on data from prepress all the way to finishing
  • Customize the design of barcodes
  • Populate barcodes with dynamic data and meta data from XML job ticket
  • Create barcodes with specific requirements for finishing devices
  • Control the dynamic position of barcodes with conditions and anchor points
  • Supports all types of 1D and 2D barcodes: Code 39, Code 128 A,B,C, I 2 of 5, DataMatrix, QR Code

Gang jobs of different quantities and sizes

Maximize the coverage of paper and turnaround times
  • Produces the best gang run scenario of regular shapes automatically
  • Automated rotation of pages depending on the cutter requirements
  • Minimize the blank space and extras
  • No planning or manual intervention required

Connect imposition to your management or web-to-print system

Create one integrated prepress workflow
  • Simplified XML connectivity with upstream systems
  • Pass customer and job information automatically to Ultimate Impostrip® through XML job tickets
  • 3 easy ways to send jobs to Ultimate Impostrip®: Manual imposition, Hot Folders Automation & XML job ticket
  • Seamless integration with Enfocus Switch
  • High usability ratings confirmed by users
  • No programming skills required

Ultimate Impostrip® Pro

Regardless if you are a prepress pro or just starting in printing, Ultimate Impostrip® Pro eases you into the world of optimized imposition for digital printing. It provides you with the professional features to manage an imposition workflow, to take advantage of all your print equipment capabilities. Get full control over page position, bleeds, page-spread, page scaling, marks and margins for best quality. 

Hot Folder Automation

Save your template information and preferences to your hot folder, and use this to drop your files in as they come. Drop 16 page or 128 page job in the same hot folder and it creates as many plates or sheets needed to complete the job. You can create up to 2000 hot folders.

Origami Template Editor

Origami virtual paper folding is a feature unique to Ultimate Impostrip®. By enabling folds and cuts, a user can create what most prepress users would call, a virtual “paper dummy”. Once this paper model is created, simply click accept, and the imposition template will automatically be generated for you. It is easy to use, and intuitive.

Barcode Identifier

A single barcode that can be used to automate finishing equipment templates like Morgana, Duplo, and others.

Ultimate Impostrip® Scalable

Ultimate Impostrip® Scalable delivers unmatched power, speed and flexibility to seamlessly automate the creation of complex impositions for high volume print production. It is designed to resolve the growing bottleneck in imposition due to increasing job sizes and the increasing number of short runs that must be printed in a very quick turnaround time. Workflow requirements seeking for speed will always point to Ultimate Impostrip® Scalable.

Reach high speed imposition processing

Boost the print powerhouses of the future
  • Fastest indexing and imposition times on the market
  • More power and memory for increased productivity and profitability
  • Scalable solution includes perfect management of imposition load balancing and allows for accurate job management
  • Combine multiple servers to meet the highest performance requirements
  • Distribute jobs the most efficient way across all available servers, insuring maximum throughput
  • Add as much imposition power as needed to meet your production requirements

Dynamic and conditional barcodes

The more types of different jobs you take in, the more you will enjoy the reliability of Ultimate Impostrip®’s dynamic barcode technology. The barcode tool kit for all digital print finishing requirements.

Combine your offset, digital and large format operations

Your one-stop imposition solution for all your operations
  • Designed for digital, offset and large format print environments
  • Open solution to centralize your imposition workflow
  • Unified Mac and Windows Platform (64bit)
  • Easy management of plates, mixed templates, Coming and Going impositions, manual ganged pages, dutch cut layouts and bottling
  • Automate imposition of irregular shapes with our true shape nesting module, or from our die library

Optimize Print Workflow with Ultimate Impostrip®

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