In fact, the evolution of the product category from being known as a “multi-function printer” to a “multi-function device” underlines just how much their usage has evolved. No longer is the output consistently the predominant feature of the device. In some industries, the input is the key focus, and users do much more scanning and only minimal printing and copying. Scanning is also very important in small medical facilities for patient records, accounts payable for invoices, and human resources for employee records. Whether your business is in one of these areas or in a completely different segment, you’re likely familiar with opportunities and challenges that scanning can bring you.