Device Types

Equitrac can track and control printing to multiple device types. When a user accesses a registered device, Equitrac tracks and stores the transaction data to CAS.

Device Description
Physical Device The physical piece of hardware that prints, copies, scans or faxes. Equitrac adds physical devices to the database automatically when you use Windows to add a print queue, or when you add and configure printers for a UNIX print server.
Embedded Device Embedded devices connect to physical devices and handle the transfer of user authentication and transaction details between these devices and the accounting server database.
VPSX Device LRS VPSX enterprise print output management device using VPSX PersonalQs through Embedded devices and Control terminals.
InfoPrint Device InfoPrint Manager print output management device using InfoPrint secure print queues through Embedded devices and Control terminals.
Workstation Device Peripheral printers attached locally to a client workstation. The Desktop Printing feature on each workstation tracks print transactions through the local LPT or USB printer. Equitrac adds workstation devices to the database automatically when users print from a workstation to a local printer.