About the Managed Print Services Association

What is the MPSA all About?​

The MPSA is the only international, independent and nonprofit MPS organization that embraces all industry participants in a collaborative environment. The MPSA is NOT owned or directed by any one organization; it is in fact owned by its members. The influence of any single company, large or small, is prevented by the MPSA charter.


When Was the MPSA Founded?

Founded in 2009, the MPSA proudly celebrated its 10th anniversary in 2019.

What Does the MPSA Do?

The MPSA provides education, research and best practices to help organizations actively managed and optimize their document output devices and related business processes. Our association invites the entire MPS community, with practical insights and content for MPS practitioners, providers, end-user decision makers and consultants.

Since 2009 We've Created Some Impressive Numbers:

Number of Members
Number of Countries Represented
Number of Companies Represented

The objectives of our Association are:


To promote and advocate MPS in a vendor-neutral forum to the mutual benefit of end users, its members and other stakeholders in the global MPS industry.


To provide opportunities for members to present their MPS-related products and services to the end-user community in an informational environment, and to establish a worldwide presence and professional reputation for MPS and its participants through marketing, case studies, and other media.


To provide opportunities for end users to present their problems, feedback and ideas to the MPS business community in an informational environment.


To support the members of the MPSA and other stakeholders in the MPS industry through high-quality education and information.


To become the single best focused resource available on all areas of MPS through technical research of manufacturer hardware, software applications, processes and industry trends.


To partner with independent organizations to set standards around MPS that will ensure all MPS stakeholders of consistent and meaningful results.


To increase membership at a rate that maintains an atmosphere for effective exchange of information and provides a general community of interest that can share ideas, resolve issues, and pursue further MPS innovations to better the MPS industry.

To reach these objectives the MPSA provides access to market research and information that:

  • Help manufacturers, MPS providers, consultants, and other companies reduce the amount of uncertainty involved in developing, marketing and selling MPS-related products and services.
  • Empowers end users to make smarter decision regarding their MPS strategies.

MPSA creates networking opportunities and communities that:

Make Connections

Manufacturers, MPS providers, consultants, and other companies connect with each other in a vendor-neutral and non-profit setting.

Ensure best practices

Our members agree on best practices, standards and other guidelines that improve the effectiveness and efficiency of sales, marketing and delivery of solutions to satisfied end users.


The MPSA provides a means for the industry to communicate the value of MPS and its impact on end-user organizational effectiveness.

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