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SSP-Litronic, Adobe team to protect critical govt. info

Kurt Foss

SSP Solutions and Adobe Systems are working together to safeguard the exchange of online information by integrating key technologies -- including Acrobat and Adobe Reader -- for enterprise and government customers.

Enterprise & Government   March 24, 2004

Bush campaign forced to disable on-the-fly, custom PDF posters

Kurt Foss

After supporters of a popular political gossip Weblog began creating and sharing controversial campaign messages online, the Bush-Cheney Web site was forced to disable its free custom-posters-in-PDF service.

Enterprise & Government   March 24, 2004

Adobe Systems Profits, Revenue looking 'Suite' in 2004

Kurt Foss

Adobe Systems executives recently told industry analysts that the adoption of the integrated Creative Suite product bundle and continued success of its Acrobat/PDF-based products and solutions led to record revenues and profits for the financial year's first quarter.

Enterprise & Government   March 23, 2004

Apago releases Box Editor for preparing digital print ads

Kurt Foss

Apago, Inc. recently announced a new XML data format to exchange the dimensional specifications required for print advertising, and a new Acrobat plug-in called Box Editor that uses this format to simplify the preparation of PDF/X-based ad files.

Creative & Print   March 22, 2004

Adobe Developer Web Seminar Series for March

Kurt Foss

The Adobe Solutions Network is offering two free Web seminars aimed at Acrobat PDF developers during March.

Developer   March 17, 2004

Adobe eForms & Web Services Workshops in US, Canada

Kurt Foss

The Adobe Solutions Network is offering its half-day, hands-on "eForms & Web Services Interoperability Workshop" in San Jose, Toronto, Chicago and Ottawa during March and April.

Developer   March 17, 2004

AdLib releases eXpress 2.7, OCR 1.8

Kurt Foss

AdLib eDocument Solutions has released updates of its popular AdLib eXpress and AdLib OCR products, enabling customers to deploy document-to-PDF conversion across the enterprise.

Enterprise & Government   March 10, 2004

DSI enhances PDFs for accessibility and usability

Kurt Foss

Document Solutions announces a new service designed to ensure compliance of existing PDF files with Section 508 of the Rehabilitation Act, which mandates accessibility of government documents.

Enterprise & Government   March 10, 2004

Introducing Planet PDF's Learning Centers

Duff Johnson

The professional learning centers provide the essential information for anyone from beginners to CEos to developers wanting to improve their knowledge on essential PDF topics. New Planet PDF Contributing Editor Duff Johnson explains.

Enterprise & Government   March 10, 2004

Get out the Voter Registration Form in PDF

Kurt Foss

With another U. S. presidential election on the horizon in November, a downloadable national voter registration form in PDF makes it easy to get registered.

Enterprise & Government   March 10, 2004

IRS to launch PDF 2-D barcode pilot project with Adobe

Kurt Foss

The PDF-savvy IRS will be the first pilot test site for the forms with 2-D barcodes technology introduced at AIIM 2004 by Adobe Systems.

Enterprise & Government   March 08, 2004

Adobe introduces PDF Forms with 2-D barcodes solution

Kurt Foss

At AIIM 2004, Adobe Systems is introducing new forms processing technology that utilizes PDF, the free Adobe Reader and 2-D barcode technology.

Enterprise & Government   March 08, 2004

Free Acumen Journal newsletter for March 2004

Kurt Foss

The current issue of John Deubert's free monthly newsletter features articles on "Acrobat 6 Preflighting" for Acrobat users and "CID-Keyed Fonts: a Primer" for PostScript techies.

Creative & Print   March 05, 2004

XML & PDF: Competitors or Complementary?

Hans Hartman

PDF and XML will be the main themes at Seybold Seminars Amsterdam 2004 event, being held April 18-21.

Enterprise & Government   March 05, 2004

Security firm issues Buffer Overflow alert for Reader 5.1

Kurt Foss

Security researchers have posted a public advisory to warn Reader 5.1 users of a "high-risk" buffer overflow flaw in the XML forms data format that creates a risk of system takeover.

Enterprise & Government   March 04, 2004

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