DITAToo at Congility 2014

Congility 2014

I’m happy to announce that this year, we are a Gold Sponsor of the Congility conference in London, Gatwick (UK). Congility is a Europe’s foremost content strategy conference for component and structured content. The conference will take place on June 19th and 20th. You can find out more about Congility, including the program and speakers, Read More …

Webinar: Making DITA Content Management Easy and Affordable with DITAToo DITA CMS

Working with DITA without a content management system is theoretically possible. But as the amount of your content grows, the need to search, track content reuse, handle content variations, publish to multiple output formats, and manage translations becomes critical. Yet you probably don’t have big budgets and time to implement a big CMS. Attend this Read More …

DITAToo 1.8 Is Released!

I’m very happy to announce that the new version of our DITAToo DITA CMS, DITAToo 1.8 is finally released! I already wrote about some new features we added to the new version (here, here, here, and here), so here I’ll just summarize what you’ll find in DITAToo 1.8: Tagging projects and filtering projects by tags Read More …

New All-In-One Installers for DITAToo DITA CMS

Today I’m continuing to tell you about the new features that we added to the new version of DITAToo DITA CMS. This time, it’ll be something that will significantly facilitate the entire installation process. Up until now, you had to install the components required by DITAToo. For example, you had to separately download and install Read More …

New Translation Management Features in the Upcoming Release of DITAToo DITA CMS

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While my colleagues are updating the user documentation and preparing to the release of DITAToo 1.8, I want to share with you some more features we’ve added to the new version. DITA maps are under translation management now. An inability to put DITA maps under translation management in the same way as topics and images Read More …

New Feature in the Upcoming Release of DITAToo DITA CMS: Tagging Files and Projects

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As the next release of DITAToo DITA CMS is just around the corner, I can now show you some of the cool features we prepared for you in DITAToo version 1.8. The feature that I personally like a lot is an ability to tag any files you have in the repository and then filter and Read More …

DITA in the World Interview Series: DITA in India

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Last time, we talked about the state of DITA in China. Today, together with Amit Siddhartha of Metapercept Information Solutions & Consulting, we are taking you to another country whose IT market is rapidly growing. Welcome to India! Amit is the CEO and founder of Metapercept Information Solutions & Consulting (http://metapercept.com/). His company provides complete Read More …

DITA in the World Interview Series: DITA in China

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First of all, we wish everyone a happy, healthy, and successful New Year! 2014 is going to be extremely interesting with new products, services, offers, and events on which we are working right now. Meanwhile, we are continuing our journey in learning how DITA is adopted in different countries. Today we’ll take a look at Read More …

DITA in the World Interview Series: DITA in Finland

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As the DITA adoption rate is growing globally, it’s always interesting to see specifics of DITA adoption in different countries. Because we have value-added resellers and implementation partners that represent and support our DITAToo DITA CMS all over the world, quite often we are discussing with them local trends and what is going to happen Read More …

How We Converted 134 MS Word Documents with Very Special Requirements to DITA

As you probably know, one of the cool features of DITAToo is an ability to automatically convert even unstyled MS Word documents to DITA (and if you are still not aware of this feature, you can watch a video on Converting Word Documents to DITA). In many cases, the way the conversion works out-of-the-box is Read More …