Digital Front End

ComColorExpress Fiery FS2100C

Get affordable inkjet quality and productivity

Release the full potential of the new RISO ComColor GL Series printer by combining it with the Fiery® power of the ComColorExpress FS2100C. This digital front end provides a full range of automation, productivity, and control features for affordable, high-quality, high-speed color inkjet production.

To be used with the following products:


GL Series

GL Series

Always get maximum productivity

Process and print more pages in less time with the innovative FS500 software. Featuring a combination of processing power with management and automation tools, it lets you make the most of your printer. Produce complex personalized products such as direct mailings, newsletters, statements, and more — always at full speed and from all major variable data formats, and easily generate VDP jobs with the free Fiery FreeForm Create application.

Automate your workflows for the most efficiency

Use server presets to make job submission fast and error free. Or add the optional Fiery Automation Package to reduce touchpoints and make your workflow even more efficient. Optimize processing time and maintain the highest print quality by analyzing incoming PDF files and dynamically choosing optimal print settings with Fiery JobExpert™.

Make smart decisions with data analytics

Gather, visualize, organize, and compare your performance metrics to find production improvement opportunities with EFI IQ™. This cloud-based set of applications lets you check your printshop status from anywhere at any time, and have control of your business, even if you’re not there.

Command Workstation

Command WorkStation is the print job management interface for Fiery servers.

With Command WorkStation, you can connect to multiple Fiery servers and then manage jobs from a single location.

The intuitive interface makes complex tasks simple for Operators and Administrators, regardless of the number or types of jobs you process.


Computer Hardward Configuration

Intel® i3-8100,4 core processor
256GB SATA SSD (for Windows OS and Fiery software)
500GB SATA HDD (for File processing and storage)
USB 3.0 ports: 3 front, 2 rear
USB 2.0 ports: 4 rear

Computer Operating System

Windows® 10 IoT Enterprise 2019 LTSC

Network Connection

TCP/IP, Bonjour support, SNMP, Port 9100, IPP, FTP, SMB, WSD, point and print, print via email (PS/PDF), IPv6 support

Security Features

Secure erase, Security Profiles, Security Audit Log
FIPS 140-2 compliant user data encryption
Port blocking, IP filtering, 802.1x authentication, IPsec encryption, HTTPs with TLS 1.3 support
Enhanced certificates management. Fiery self-signed certificates are recreated automatically
Secure printing, PostScript security, USB security
Digitally signed software updates

Variable Data Printing

Fiery FreeForm™ Create
Supported file formats include Fiery FreeForm Plus, PPML v3.0, PDF/ VT-1 and 2, Creo VPS compatible
Record and set level finishing support
Optimized PostScript® and PDF
VDP record range printing
Define record length
VDP Raster Preview
VDP Resource Manager

Color Management

Fiery ColorWise® color management technology
Fiery Edge™ color profiles
Fiery Calibrator
Fiery Spot-On™
PANTONE® Color Enabled
Fiery Image Enhance Visual Editor
Auto trapping
Image smoothing

Input Data Streams

Adobe® PostScript® Levels 1, 2, 3
Adobe PDF, PDF/X-1a, 3, and 4
Encapsulated PostScript (EPS)
Microsoft Office document formats: doc, docx, xls, xlsx, ppt, pptx, pub (via Hot Folders)

Adobe Interpreter Support

Adobe PDF Print Engine 5.5
CPSI version 3020

Productivity and Workflow

Fiery Command WorkStation®
Fiery JobExpert
Fiery printer drivers for Windows and Mac®
Fiery WebTools™
Booklet Maker
Pad printing
Fiery Hot Folders/Virtual Printers
Fiery JobFlow Base
Print Time Estimation
Fiery Preflight

JDF/JMF Support

JDF v1.8 IDP-ICS certified
EFI MIS and web-to-print integration ready
Prepress workflow integration ready (Agfa® Apogee, Kodak® PRINERGY, Heidelberg® Prinect)

Device Management and Analytics

EFI IQ™: Dashboard, Insight, Notify, Go
− EFI ColorGuard (optional)
− EFI Manage (optional)

Optional Fiery Software

Fiery Graphic Arts Pro Package
Fiery Color Profiler Suite2
EFI ES-3000 spectrophotometer
Fiery Impose
Fiery Compose
Fiery JobMaster™
Fiery JobFlow™
Adobe® Acrobat® Pro 2020 Kit