Patent Number: 8,717,588

Title: Image formation apparatus and image formation system using the same

Abstract: An image formation apparatus configured to execute print processing, includes an information storage configured to store print-limit information and notification-destination information set for each user. The print-limit information includes at least one of a print condition and a limit on a printable amount. A user-information acquisition unit is configured to acquire print-instructing-user information, which is information on a print-instructing user instructing a print-executing user to execute printing. An information-acquisition unit is configured to acquire, from the information storage, the print-limit information and the notification-destination information corresponding to the print-instructing-user information acquired by the user-information acquisition unit, and a notification unit is configured to notify the print-instructing user of a result of print control by the print controller, based on the notification-destination information acquired by the information-acquisition unit.

Inventors: Osaki; Fumihito (Tokyo, JP)

Assignee: Oki Data Corporation

International Classification: G06F 3/12 (20060101); G06K 15/00 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 5/06/12018