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Last Preliminary Results of Our Survey on Migrating Legacy Content to DITA before Official Report

Tools for Converting Legacy Content to DITA

Before our survey on migrating legacy content to DITA is closed and we’ll begin to process the results, we want to share with you some more preliminary results that we are getting. We asked our respondents about tools they used to convert legacy content to DITA. The answers split between: FrameMaker conversion tables: 37.2% A home-grown Read More …

Interesting Results from DITAWriter’s Survey on Who Uses DITA

Keith Schengili-Roberts, the author of the popular blog DITAWriter, has published results of the survey he did on who is using DITA. The results are quite interesting, and to some extent confirm our own observations. It comes with no surprise that the largest sectors that use DITA are Computer Software (28%) and Information Technology and Read More …

Can Enterprise Software Become Plug-and-Play?

For many years, enterprise software wasn’t a plug-and-play sort of thing. It required complex implementation, tricky configuration, and much training. What you got from the vendor wasn’t a ready-to-go product, but a generic platform that you had to customize. Instead of getting a ready solution out-of-the-box, you had to build it in first place. Yes, Read More …