PDF Association logo.

Facebook
Twitter
YOUTUBE
LINKEDIN
XING
About the contributor
Nadine Schuppisser

More contributions
Save-The-Date: PDF Day France, Toulouse, April 4, 2019

PDF Day France will be the first French-speaking event of the PDF Association, organised by our member ORPALIS. It will take place in Toulouse which is the home ground of Airbus and we are very happy that Airbus will present a case study around its usage of PDF in their document management environment!

Electronic Document Conference: Call for Papers

Prospective presenters at the Electronic Document Conference 2019 are invited to submit high-quality original proposals for 25-minute presentations on subjects of interest to developers and technical product managers concerned with electronic document implementations.

Have we passed ‘peak PDF’?

How do we gain insight into how users’ views of documents are shifting? Google Trends is an increasingly interesting source of high-level marketplace data. By aggregating Google’s search data over time, reporting a term’s popularity as compared with all other searches.

Participating in the PDF Techniques Accessibility Summit

The PDF Techniques Accessibility Summit’s objective is to establish a broad-based understanding of how PDF files should be tagged for accessibilty. It’s an opportunity to focus on establishing a common set of examples of accessible PDF content, and identify best-practice when tagging difficult cases.

Members supporting PDF features!

The typical adoption curve for PDF technologies until approximately 2007 tended to track with that of the original PDF developer. Since then the marketplace has shifted; it’s no longer clear that Adobe drivesPDF feature support worldwide. Accordingly, we are happy to report that adoption of PDF 2.0 continues apace, with new vendors announcing their support every month.

PDF/A-1 vs PDF/A-2

Since 2005, PDF/A has been the standard for document archiving in the long term. The first part, PDF/A?1, was based on PDF version 1.4. This year, the second part, PDF/A?2, was released, and it introduced a lot of functional extensions. This article explains the difference between PDF/A?1 and PDF/A?2 and answers the question, what this means to the user.

Read the entire article: PDF/A-1 vs PDF/A-2


Tags: PDF/A-1, PDF/A-2, PDF/A., long-term archiving
Categories: PDF/A