An alternative to Google Cloud Print
The prospect of finding an alternative to Google Cloud Print and migrating your print services might seem daunting. But it doesn’t have to be.
SAFEQ's Chrome extension is an easy-to-deploy, scalable, and flexible way to enable secure printing from Chromebooks.Get the extension
Chrome Extension for SAFEQ Cloud
The Chrome Extension for SAFEQ is a flexible solution to enable secure printing from Chromebooks.
Easy to manage
SAFEQ Cloud removes complexity, reduces the pressure on IT and lowers support costs. SAFEQ Cloud is always on, always up to date and always secure – IT leads can deploy and manage the entire printing infrastructure from a single web-based interface. Plus, new printers can be added and available in a matter of minutes.
Intuitive user experience
Users can easily connect to printers without needing IT support. SAFEQ Cloud’s location-aware functionality automatically discovers and shows available printers, allowing them to print immediately, wherever they are. Plus, single sign-on via Google Workspace, helps increase productivity, while keeping data secure.
One cloud service, one global pull queue and one full featured single print driver that’s compatible with all printer brands, makes it possible for everyone – whether they’re using a PC, Mac, Chromebook, tablet or smartphone – to enjoy a range of flexible printing options, such as direct print, secure print and finishing options.
Migrate in minutes
IT can simply deploy the Chrome extension for SAFEQ Cloud via the Google Admin Console, and roll-out the pre-configured extension to all users. The solution also provides users with the flexibility to install and configure the SAFEQ Cloud Chrome Extension from their desktop if required.
SAFEQ Cloud provides industry-leading security – including encryption of data at rest, user authentication and auditing functionality. It also supports Zero-Trust network policies. Print jobs can be stored locally and delivered directly to the printer without leaving the company network, can be securely stored in the cloud, or a combination of both. It’s also possible to use QR codes for secure pull printing. And for devices already installed with card readers, secure print release can also be enabled with a contactless swipe of an ID card
True cloud platform
SAFEQ Cloud can be delivered as a hosted Software as a Service offering or installed as an on-premise private cloud. There’s no requirement to install any applications on-premise, customers can simply turn off Google Cloud Print and switch to SAFEQ Cloud to provide Chromebook users with a flexible, robust printing alternative.