EVERY VERSION COMES WITH NEW IMPROVEMENTS!
With ColorGATE Productionserver, you always remain at the cutting edge of technology. Our regular updates provide you with new functions that simplify your work, improve your printing results, and save you money. With new modules and innovative features you improve your printing results, your color management and your margin!
Also, the number of supported devices increases with every version. To find out which version you need for your device, please check our list of supported devices.
To find out what you might miss when staying with an older version, you should check our list of benefits. You will find the highlights of each Productionserver version there, from version 9 to version 22!
Upgrade now and make your working day a lot easier!
WHY YOU SHOULD GET AN UPGRADE
Higher Processing Speed
Process your RIP and print jobs faster with every version and get a higher marging - just by updating your software!
No need to wait for your hardware dongle! With fast and easy software licensing, you can start using Productionserver right away!
New Modules & Features
Every version comes with new modules and features to make your working day easier, your results better and to improve your ROI.
Discover the Highlights for each Version:
|Version 10||Version 20||Version 21||Version 22||Version 23|
|Adobe PDF Print Engine||Version 4.2||Version 5.5||Version 5.6||Version 6.0||Version 6.1|
|Inprovement of processing speed (compared to previous version, varies depending on file type and device)||±70%||±410%||±20%||***||±15%|
|Number of supported devices||1.500+||1.700+||1.800+||1.850+||1870+|
|Improved gamut mapping for smoother gradients, more sturated colors and higher contrast||x||x||x||x||x|
|Improved print quality through new screening method: Error diffusion||x||x||x||x||x|
|Easy sharing of jobs between different printers: job send to function||x||x||x||x||x|
|Extended profiler settings and new multicolor modes for better untilization of the printer's gamut as well as the intelligent use of gamut enhancing colors||x||x||x||x||x|
|Rapid Spectro Cube: measuring technology for non-paper substrates||x||x||x||x||x|
|Tailor-made software solutions for industrial application areas: Ceramics, Décor, Textile and Packaging||x||x||x||x||x|
|Software licensing for quick and easy logistics – no need to work with a physical dongle anymore||x||x||x||x|
|Subscription pricing for industrial products: always-up-to-date software with predictable costs||x||x||x||x|
|Extended InkSaver options for even greater savings||x||x||x||x|
|Updated user interface, thoroughly revised in terms of responsiveness, simplified handling, clearer dialogs and general look and feel trough modernized UI elements||x||x||x||x|
|PANTONE® and freieFarbe support: preinstalled libraries for use with our Color Replacement Module||x||x||x||x|
|Numerous new functions for the linearization and profiling wizard in order to deliver better results on inhomogeneous surfaces and for multicolor usage, as well as provide extended control over used inks and gray/black generation||x||x||x||x|
|Automatic white generation when printing on dark substrates, e.g. a black shirt||x||x||x||x|
|Extended Unicode support: No more limits on naming conventions, characters, and languages||x||x||x|
|Full automated printer calibration, characterization, reference generation and re-run setup including necessary color corrections**||x||x||x|
|Texture Printing: produce tactile printouts the way you want it. Import a file with gloss and/or height information and set up slicing, used inks and printer specific options quick and easily**||x||x||x|
|Rapid Spectro Cube LED: Reengineered for better handling and more flexible use, and all-around renewed lighting technology for even more accurate and consistent color capturing||x||x||x|
|Various improved Modules, e.g. Fingerprint support for light colors, full gamut option for profiler, improved System Backup, more flexible and user friendly generation of retouch files, Color Correction Loop for design series and many more||x||x||x|
|Enhanced preview when working with transparencies, colored substrates and XClr color modes||x||x||x|
|Completely revised MIM management: easy addition of relevant information, new file format, easier import and export, better overview||x||x|
|Subscription Pricing for all software products||x||x|
|2.5D basic technology||x||x|
|Extension of the REST API Module: Support of droplet separation curves, Color Correction Loop Module and Proofgate||x||x|
|Enhancement of the Cost Calculation Module: The media type "Item" can be used to generate cost reports on unit costs||x||x|
|New channel preview: Showing the different separations, for example to check white generation||x||x|
|Job positioning in the media preview (v22.10): A new toolbar allows numerical positioning and scaling in the media preview. It is also possible to scale and position manually with the mouse.||x||x|
|Custom background color for media preview (v22.10): add a background color to your job to see how it will look like on a colored substrate||x||x|
|Custom targets: save your own targets for later use, easy access via pull-down menu||x||x|
|New feature in xClr Profiler: Process colors and gamut-enhancing colors can be combined manually or automatically, maximizing color gamut||x||x|
|Possibility to create web tickets directly in Productionserver||x|
|Improvement of the "Cropping" function: crop jobs automatically, configure Hotfolders to apply the new cropping modes, the cropped area is darkened now||x|
|The CrossXColor library was updated to V1.20.3: Increased compatibility and performance||x|
|See in the program settings whether the license is used in online or offline mode, and change the usage mode if required||x|
|Improvement of User Interface: select multiple jobs when restoring backups, open Existing linearizations and profiles directly from the MIM administration, the module info dialog now shows all modules that are available with the current license||x|
|Fingerprint with Color Correction Loop Module: apply automated color corrections when printing reruns with Fingerprint production files||x|
REST API with new functions:
|Fingerprint Module supports PDF files: create Fingerprint Production Files (.fpf) from PDFs||x|
*Can be purchased optionally
**Exact scope depends on used equipment
*** Better processing speed with Intel Alder Lake processors
**** PS 22 supports Adobe PDF Print Engine 5.7, 22.10 supports version 6.0