Some of the world’s largest data and communications network providers rely on technologies from Ciena to move the massive amounts of packet traffic that power the connected world. Ciena helps support their success with user documentation including user guides, installation guides, and quick start guides using Adobe Technical Communication Solutions. This new Adobe Customer Story gives insights into how Ciena makes Technical Communication a success …
When you start working with truly large amounts of content, it’s nearly impossible to enforce standards, style guides, and content models. The answer to this problem is XML-based, structured content. Structured authoring also helps with things like content management, localization (translation), accessibility, searchability, and is even a requirement in the aerospace, defense, and other industries.
Get an introduction to working with XML, DITA and S1000D in FrameMaker 2017 in this guest blog post by Matt Sullivan.
Learn everything you need to know about XSLT and FrameMaker in this blog post by Jang F.M. Graat. Make the most of FrameMaker’s XSLT support – including choice of XSLT processors, using parameters, adapting smart paste behavior, running XSLT from ExtendScript or in code view, and installing another XSLT processor version in your FrameMaker environment.
Throughout the years there have been quite a few changes to the tools and standards being used within the TechComm industry. For about 25 years or so, I have been able to witness the growth of some of the most effective methods available to create, manage and publish content. For a long time, content was […]
Technical documentation is of increasing importance for the customer journey that companies offer their clients and prospects. The XML Documentation Add-on for Adobe Experience Manager is the solution for organizations breaking down the barriers between technical and marketing content. The importance of structured content is growing. As a result, the task of structured content authoring […]
We’re often asked, if there are free demo video courses for FrameMaker and FrameMaker Publishing Server available. We heard you – and Adobe Solutions Consulting Manager Dustin Vaughn has created five video courses for you. Access them for free, lay back and enjoy and learn everything you need to know to get started with Adobe […]
Read how Thomas Risi, Head of Documentation Core Lab at Roche Diagnostics, and Martin Schlicksupp, CEO of commatec, successfully migrated to an XML-based structure with FrameMaker, reduced production by half, and improved the customer experience in our new Customer Success Story.
XML Documentation Add-on for Adobe Experience Manager is Adobe’s Enterprise DITA CCMS. The new version 2.2 introduces several new features like automated migration of DOCX files to DITA, support for DITA Glossaries, Keyrefs and Subject Schemes, Support for PhotoShop, Illustrator, EPS and PDF Graphics, a powerful dita map search, and an improved DITA Online Editor. Read more about it in this blog post.
This is a small recap to my webinar with Adobe in November 2016. There I explained how to manage different layouts with the same content. In this blog post, I want to summarize the main parts of this event and bring up some more facts. For those of you who like the webinar format, the […]