Author Archives: Alex Masycheff

Learn DITA and Get DITAToo for Free!

We’ve been providing a general DITA training as a complementary service on a per-request basis to some of our customers. Usually, these were customers that acquired DITAToo DITA CMS and wanted us to help them gain understanding of DITA too. Because a feedback was very positive, at some point, we thought: “If we could make Read More …

New Translation Management Feature in the Upcoming Version of DITAToo: Search for Translations

DITA Search Translations

DITAToo version 1.8 is getting traction and receiving a very good feedback from our customers, but we are already working on the next version! We were listening to you very carefully and decided to add a feature that will allow you to search for translations. This is a sketch of the new dialog box (the Read More …

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

Defining Tags

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 …