Files That Last: PDF/A for Long-Term Archiving

“Good software for generating PDF usually includes a PDF/A option,” writes blogger Gary McGath.

He takes a look at the restrictions required to comply with PDF/A and its long-term benefits.

“Use PDF/A for documents that you expect to be needed for a long time,” concludes McGath. “If you’re using PDF as a general-purpose container, though, it may not be a good choice.”

Country of Origin: United States

Source: Files That Last

About PDF/A Competence Center

The first of the PDF Association's Competence Centers.