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iiRDS Version 1.0 Released

On April 18, 2018, tekom released version 1.0 of iiRDS, the international standard for intelligent information request and delivery. parson actively participated in the development of iiRDS. more ...

We seek a Technical Communicator for Hamburg

If you love IT and language, join us. As an intermediary between technicians and users, you convey how complex technologies work. more ...

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Check if or check that? Or: Have you tried turning if off and on again?

How often do we read or write that we should check something? Example: "Check if the computer is connected to power." Clear message, no misunderstanding. But what if it says: "Check that the computer is connected to power." more ...

Ten questions for Ines Lasch, intern at parson

Ines Lasch just finished her vocational training as a technical writer and is doing an eight-week internship at parson. We asked her ten questions. more ...

October 30-31, 2017. DITA Europe Berlin

At DITA Europe 2017, Marion Knebel and Mark Schubert of parson give a talk on ""Expanding the metadata concept—iiRDS and DITA".

Summary: tekom is developing iiRDS, a new standard for intelligent information. What is iiRDS and how does it relate to DITA? New open-source plugins allow us to add iiRDS metadata to DITA maps and topics and to generate iiRDS packages, ready for publishing in a content delivery system. See the complete tool chain from DITA to content delivery, learn what we learned, and discuss the future of iiRDS and DITA with us.

The talk takes place on October 31, 2017 at 11:50 a.m. Learn more.

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