The PDF/A Pavilion attracted enormous interest from visitors who used the opportunity to inform themselves about the uses and advantages of PDF/A. For the first time, the international association organized a joint member’s booth at Europe’s leading trade show for electronic information, content, and document management. Would you like to attend one of our events?
AIIM and the PDF/A Competence Center have announced their cooperation and will promote the worldwide use of the PDF/A standard. The primary emphasis in this regard is the worldwide use of the PDF/A standard (ISO 19005-1, Document management Electronic file format for longterm preservation Part 1: Use of PDF1.4 (PDF/A-1)). This is to be supported by the coordination of training courses, conferences, webinars, etc. Due to their different regional and cultural influences, both associations expect considerable synergies to result from the collaboration. Would you like to learn more about what PDF/A can do for you?
ABBYY’s involvement with the PDF/A Competence Center emphasizes their commitment to the development and promotion of technology standards. ABBYY, headquartered in Moscow with numerous subsidiaries, develops and markets its products worldwide. In addition to solutions for OCR and for converting PDF and other formats, they also provide data capture programs for processing forms, semi-structured, and unstructured documents. Would you like to learn more about ABBYY?
More than 200 attendees learned about different aspects of long-term archiving with PDF/A in the specialized sessions presented by PDF/A experts. Attendees learned about different aspects of long-term archiving with PDF/A in the specialized sessions presented by PDF/A experts, with a choice between management and technical tracks being offered. An important part of the program were sessions from Adobe with technical expertise from Adobe USA. An opening introductory session for all attendees and a summary of ECM strategies were presented by the recognized DMS/ECM consultants Bernhard Zoeller and Guido Schmitz. Would you like to see what else the conference offered?
Interested attendees, and software providers wanting to integrate PDF/A in their products and services, can get competent, first-hand answers at the first-ever PDF/A booth. In order to meet the quickly growing worldwide demand for information on PDF/A, the PDF/A Competence Center offers international visitors a central point of contact in the designated DMS area of Hall 1.The entire executive committee of the PDF/A Competence Center is available for discussions at the booth along with the comprehensive collective expertise of the companies represented. Interested in integrating PDF/A in your products and services? Get competent first-hand answers here.
Adobe Systems, inventor of PDF and co-initiator of the new ISO standard PDF/A, joins the PDF/A Competence Center. The members of the PDF/A Competence Centers are focused on both technical as well as conceptual aspects. They contribute actively to the advancement of the PDF/A standard and have representatives on the International Standards Organisation (ISO) committee. The products of the members are mutually tested to ensure high technical quality. At the same time, the PDF/A Competence Center has made its mission to serve as a platform for the exchange of experience and information on the new ISO standard. In pursuit of this mission it holds international seminars on the topic and provides comprehensive information on its Internet site. Would you like to learn more?
There was standing room only at the lectures on the PDF/A format offered during DMS 2006; the new ISO standard for long-term archiving, PDF/A, was one of the critical topics at this year’s DMS EXPO. The founding members of the PDF/A Competence Center were all present as exhibitors at DMS 2006 and were pleased at the large great number of visiting professionals. Moreover, six companies spontaneously decided to join the PDF/A Competence Center: Actino Software GmbH, atori GmbH, Docucom AG, intarsys consulting GmbH, OPENLiMiT SignCubes AG and PENTADOC AG. Page Technology Marketing Inc. also joined as the first international member. Do you know a company that should be a member?
callas software GmbH, Compart Systemhaus GmbH, LuraTech Europe GmbH, PDF Tools AG (Switzerland) and PDFlib GmbH have founded the PDF/A Competence Center. To handle the high demand for information and exchange experience on all aspects of PDF/A, the PDF/A Competence Center has now been reorganized as an association. This provides interested parties with the combined expertise of leading PDF/A suppliers. Activities of the newly founded association will include conducting seminars, cooperation on further standardization and serving as a competent point of contact for questions regarding all aspects of PDF/A. Would you like to learn more?