Good Design Award
Konica Minolta’s A3 Monochrome MFP bizhub® 287/227 won the Good Design Award 2015 by the Japan Institute of Design Promotion (JDP) for its A3 monochrome MFP (multi-functional peripheral) bizhub® 287/227, and its mobile application bizhub® Remote Access. Both hardware and software were recognized for overall excellence in thoughtful design. Both products were evaluated based on criteria for concept, design and product features.
Talkin’ Cloud Top 100 Service Provider
All Covered was named for the fourth consecutive year as a top Talkin’ Cloud Top 100 Service Provider. According to Penton Media’s fifth annual Talkin’ Cloud report, these results are based on an online survey conducted from January to May 2015. All Covered was one of few companies to be awarded and recognized on MSP mentor 501, a distinguished report identifying the world's top 501 managed service providers (MSPs).
Buyers Lab 2015 Summer Picks
We’ve received Buyers Laboratory LLC (BLI) Picks for:
• Konica Minolta bizhub 4020 - Outstanding MFP for Small to Mid-Size Workgroup
• Konica Minolta Dispatcher Phoenix Foundations - Outstanding Document Routing Workflow Solution
BLI is an independent company that evaluates office document equipment and solution products. The PRO awards go to the best performers in BLI’s production field tests. These evaluations entail three full days of intensive testing during which tens of thousands of impressions are printed, shedding light on how these devices perform in real world applications.
New York City-based marketing consultant group, Brand Keys, publishes an annual Customer Loyalty Engagement Index to determine how different brands rank in customer loyalty according to 39,000 customers surveyed nationwide. The Brand Keys methodology, which considers several key competitors, asks customers to characterize their ideal product in the MFP Office Copier category, setting the bar for excellence. In 2014, for the seventh consecutive year, Brand Keys research once again identified Konica Minolta as a leading brand for customer loyalty in the "MFP Office Copier" category when measured against the "Ideal" office copier.
2014 Magic Quadrant For Managed Print and Content Services Award
Konica Minolta has been placed in the Leaders Quadrant of the 2014 Magic Quadrant for Managed Print and Content Services. Konica Minolta has received this distinction because of its completeness of vision and ability to execute. Gartner's Magic Quadrant for Managed Print and Content Services serves as a guide for organizations to identify and evaluate technology providers that deliver managed services for multifunction printers, printer products and device-monitoring software technology within their organizations.
MSPmentor 501 Global Rankings
All Covered has been recognized as one of the Top 10 IT service providers by the MSPmentor 501, a distinguished list and report identifying the world's top 501 managed service providers (MSPs). This is All Covered’s fourth consecutive appearance in the list’s Top 10 and its seventh consecutive appearance in the Top 50. The MSPmentor 501 is published annually by Nine Lives Media.
Diamond Support Award
In February 2014, Konica Minolta received Diamond Support Award honors from Hyland Software for helping organizations operate more efficiently using the OnBase® enterprise content management (ECM) solution. The Diamond Support Award recognizes a select number of companies each year for their ongoing commitment to training, customer retention, upgrading to new releases and growing a powerful OnBase support team. In addition to achieving Diamond status, Konica Minolta earned Silver Partner status for sales performance and excellence in 2013.
Better Buys for Business
Better Buys for Business (BBB) is an experienced team of office equipment analysts who provide objective product reviews so customers can make informed buying decisions about all types of office equipment. The BBB Editor’s Choice Awards are given to newer office equipment that delivers the highest level of performance and offers the greatest value in a given category. In recent years, Konica Minolta’s bizhub MFP color and monochrome devices have won a number of Editor’s Choice awards from BBB, including awards for nine A3 MFPs and three A4 printers in 2013. Also in 2013, Konica Minolta received the Innovative Product of the Year Award in the Color Multifunctional and High-Volume Machines Category for the bizhub C224e, C284e, C236e, C654e and C754e Color MFPs. In 2012, we won the Innovative Product of the Year Award for our bizhub PRO 951 Production Print System.