Cover of the ANSI version of PDF/UA.

PDF/UA becomes an American national standard

The ISO standard for accessible PDF files costs 88 Swiss Francs. As of March 25 it’s also available from AIIM for $15 USD. [...]

The Google Trends graph of "PDF" showing steady upward progress.

5 reasons to attend PDF Days this June

June is the best time of the year to visit Berlin. The air is sweet, the trees are in bloom and the currywurst is hot! On June 14-15, Berlin is also the center of the PDF universe! [...]


PDF Days Europe 2016 – Secure your ticket now!

This year, the successful PDF Days Europe will be held in Berlin. Across two days, you’ll be able to choose from nearly 50 German- and English- language presentations, user reports and workshops in order to assemble your own personal package of PDF knowledge. [...]


PDF Days Europe 2016 Agenda

This year, the established and popular PDF Days Europe will be held on June 14 and 15, 2016, in the world-class cultural city of Berlin. To kick off proceedings, the PDF Days Pre-Conference will be held on Monday, June 13, 2016. [...]


Welcome to the PDF/E Competence Center!

The new Chairman of the PDF/E Competence Center discusses the origin of the new organization in support of engineering applications for PDF technology. [...]

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What you may be missing when you search PDF documents

PDF files can be hard to search with confidence. Here’s why it matters, how it happens, and what you can do about it. [...]

Peter Wyatt

Meet Peter Wyatt, your new ISO 32000 Project Leader

An R&D engineer at heart and an active PDF software developer, Peter brings new energy to the Project Leader role. [...]


PDF Association publishes PDF/VT Application Notes showcasing the benefits for variable data print streams

PDF/VT Application Notes available [...]

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Announcing the Structure Elements Best Practice Guide 0.1.1

Download the first public draft of the PDF Structure Elements Best Practice Guide today! [...]

Estimate: 2.5 trillion PDF files

PDF in 2016: Broader, deeper, richer

The coming year means more PDF files, more PDF creators supporting PDF/UA and leveraging PDF/A-3. The space continues to grow, and it’s going to grow even faster with PDF 2.0. [...]