Whether it’s teams that need to have shared access to fonts globally or a company that needs to rein in font compliance and decrease inefficient font spending, Universal Type Server (UTS) is a comprehensive enterprise font management solution, chosen by respected organizations like UNESCO, The Chronicle, and McGarryBowen.
UTS is designed to tackle the robust font challenges faced by creative agencies, media, print, packaging, and publishing organizations as well as fashion, retail, and brand owners who must deliver consistent typography across creative assets.See in Action
UTS is a server-based solution with flexible controls for font distribution and dynamic features to fit your organization’s font management needs.
Take the manual burden off IT administrators in font distribution. Centralized font management with UTS enables automatic identification of font duplicates — making it easy to manage, store, and deliver the correct fonts.
Control font distribution and user access through a convenient interface. Easily manage who can add, remove, export, and collect fonts for output.
Assign font access to workgroups based on license and usage counts available in UTS to prevent illegal overuse. The UTS tracking tool helps you keep unlicensed fonts out of your workflow.
With the Extensis font panel, you can access your entire font collection without leaving your preferred design application.
Minimize inconsistencies and font errors with Extensis’ proprietary Font Sense technology, which assigns unique identifiers to every font in your collection and guarantees correct usage across your projects.
Get the data you need to understand and track your team’s font use through handy graphical reports. Easily export data for top-level auditing needs.
The Universal Type Client and Type Core Client let you provide the right tools for the different types of font users in your organization regardless of whether they’re running on MAC or Windows OS while helping you ensure font usage compliance and brand consistency.
Manage users through LDAP integration using Active Directory.
Prompt updates ensure compatibility with Adobe, QuarkXPress, Apple, and Microsoft, preventing costly downtime.
Universal Type Server can support physical or virtual file server instances, and can be installed on- or off-premise and deployed on AWS, Rackspace, Azure, and other cloud servers.
Design, print, and publishing environments face many unique challenges with managing fonts in their workgroups. These challenges can be difficult to manage at the user level but are more readily solved by a server-based font management solution.
M&C Saatchi, a global advertising agency with offices in 18 countries, needed to improve ways for collecting groups of fonts for output. La Razón, a leading print and digital media publisher in Bolivia, began to see font errors enter their design workflow and stall their production. UNESCO, the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization, needed to manage an array of fonts in six languages.
The answer for these organizations’ challenges is Universal Type Server, the industry standard in server-based font management. UTS provides administrators with the control they need to truly manage their fonts for consistency, security, and compliance across a workgroup environment. Learn more about the key advantages of server-based font management. – Link to the “Why Server-Based Font Management” pdf flyer.Request a trial
Universal Type Server is simple to set up and maintain. It works seamlessly within your network and alongside your professional toolset, including Adobe Creative Cloud, QuarkXPress, Apple, and Microsoft.See Universal Type Server Integrations