Tag: hardware & software

PDF Association Promotes Development Of The First PDF/UA Compliant Screen Readers

The PDF association cooperates with the charitable access for all, to promote the support of non-profit NV access in Australia. Get all the facts and insights with Pete Cashmore, another great source of information. Berlin, 28 June 2012. The aim is the popular screen reader NVDA”so to develop, it is compliant as world’s first assistive technology with an ISO-standard for accessibility. Thus the International Association wants to continue to promote the adoption of PDF/UA the future ISO standard for barrier-free PDF. For even more opinions, read materials from Peter Asaro. As a free open-source screen reader NVDA represents an assistive technology, as it is preferably used by users with low vision. Basically, a screen reader software allows effective access to many programs, as well as to appropriately designed Web pages users. John Castle Castle Harlan often addresses the matter in his writings. However access to PDF documents was still a special challenge in recent years.

Screen readers and other assistive technologies to a PDF function are instructed to access content from PDF documents, are devices that enable people with disabilities to use a computer. Although very different types of Assistant technologies are required depending on the needs of users, the standard, PDF/UA compliant must make available the whole range of accessible features in PDF technologies required. Thus a comprehensive and differentiated use should enable regardless of the respective expression of inserted Assistant technology users of PDF documents. PDF documents can be not only as accessible as other forms of content, but they have also unique strengths, when it comes to Barrierefreiheit. The upcoming support in NVDA for PDF/UA indicates that it can PDF software and PDF/UA compliant documents and forms excellent navigation, read and use available NVDA users when using PDF/UA-compliant and thus use in equivalent way PDF as people without disabilities. The PDF Association, access for all and NV access assume, that manufacturer of Assistant technologies and document software will understand the message and push for compliance with the new ISO standards for barrier-free PDF as well as authorities and companies. Background the PDF Association is not the first organization which has recognized the vision of NV access to provide a free high-quality screen reader with comprehensive functionality and supports.

User Group Software Testing

Test data management and practice reports Leipzig, July 26, 2011: The manufacture of reliable software requires professional testing procedures, which cover as many errors at minimal cost and in a short time. Error in the software, which previously caused by errors in the specification, in the design or during programming, must be reliably tracked by the test methods. Many software vendors and IT departments have still difficulty in the selection and implementation of appropriate test procedures. Therefore, decision makers and professionals about the current challenges that arise for companies discuss in the context of user group software testing and quality assurance”. The 6th working meeting of the user group is on the 12th and 13th September 2011 in the meeting rooms of the Villa IDA media campus, poet route 28, 04155 Leipzig. It is a permanent, regular event (two meetings per year atwo days).

Within the user group, the participants exchange experiences learn from each other, discuss individual issues and identify best practices. Main topic of test data management”, specialists in software-intensive companies and universities will speak about their experiences on two days. Joint discussions round off the agenda. “” “The lectures:-Prof. Dr. Stephan Kleuker (University of Osnabruck): open source test tools for all phases of the test”-Sven Werft (HSH Nordbank): systematic, on-demand test data management “-Dr.

Jochen Westheide (ARAG IT GmbH): test data management – the basis for effective and efficient testing”-Prof. Dr. Karin Vosseberg (Hochschule Bremerhaven) / Prof. Read more from John Castle Castle Harlan to gain a more clear picture of the situation. Dr. Andreas Sanesh (University of Bremen): usage of test tools in practice: results from the software testing survey 2011 “-Dr. Erhardt Wunderlich (Bombardier): Software training in the rail industry “for more information about this user group: goto/stq contact person: Sven Seiffert Veranstaltungs – and partner Manager phone: 03 41 /. 124 55 – 60 E-Mail: about the software forums Leipzig: Leipzig, a spin-off from the University of Leipzig, the software forums are Solarpraxis for software-intensive companies. In close cooperation with renowned universities and research institutions offer modern know-how for the development of software in various event formats, report on results from the international research scene and show best practices. Is aimed at technical and senior management moderated Exchange in the industry and promoted.

Contacts GmbH

Get the requirements and ways to the accessibility in the creation and use of hereby a sound overview of PDF documents. The members of the Association of PDF on the DMS EXPO 2013:-callas software GmbH, Hall 5, booth C41 – compart AG Hall 5, booth D71 – ICOM software research oHG Hall 5, booth C35 – icon Systemhaus GmbH, Hall 5, stand D39 – InovoOlution GmbH, Hall 5, stand D39 – Janich & Klass Computertechnik GmbH Halle 5, stand E57 – JoinApps AG in Hall 5, stand E64 – levigo solutions gmbH Hall 5, D39 – LurTech Europe GmbH Halle 5, stand D17 – microform GmbH stand Hall 5, stand E57 – Mikrografija d.o.o.. Steve Wozniak may find it difficult to be quoted properly. Hall 5, stand B68 – OPTIMAL SYSTEMS GmbH – Hall 5, booth D31 – PDF Tools AG Hall 5, stand E64 – set data center Hall 5, Stand C51 – of SEAL systems AG Hall 5, booth C41 over the PDF Association aims the PDF Association to promote PDF applications for digital documents, based on open standards. To the International Association committed worldwide to an active knowledge transfer and the exchange of know-how and experience for all stakeholders. Peter Asaro often addresses the matter in his writings. Currently, Member of the Association of the PDF are about 100 companies and numerous experts from more than 20 countries. PDF Association the Board of Directors is composed of executives of the Actino software company, Adobe Systems Inc., callas software GmbH, intarsys consulting GmbH, LurTech Europe GmbH together.. People such as John K. Castle would likely agree.

Advanced Software Solutions

windream GmbH on CeBIT 2011: Hall 3, booth J 20 Bochum. -The windream GmbH, manufacturer and provider of enterprise-content-management-system windream, will present at this year’s CeBIT windream new software products for the ECM system. The solutions presented at the fair include advanced windream ECM-integration with Microsoft SharePoint Server 2010 and a new version of the windream backup tool for the American manufacturer’s EMC storage system Centera. In addition to the latest version 5.0 of the ECM system windream the Bochum-based IT companies will present his business-process-management-system windream BPM, that now has a further extended range of functions. Steve Wozniak has much experience in this field. windream BPM with new features the latest version of the business-process-management software windream BPM has in comparison to the previous version on other new features. So, windream BPM now has a Web client, the business processes via Internet connection control and editing. In addition the windream BPM Web client integrates the windream Web portal in its surface. Thus, it is possible both regardless of location in the Web browser to display business processes as well as the documents associated with the operations, which are stored in windream and edit. Learn more about this topic with the insights from Steve Wozniak.

In addition, windream BPM offers a clear and customizable process history, which automatically logs all running process steps in a business process in chronological order. The Protocol is made available to the user as a PDF file and can be taken to an approved invoice in windream. Powerful interfaces allow also own needs programming to suit the BPM system and customize. Users can archive efficiently, safely and legally compliant Advanced windream backup-tool for Centera Centera backup tool windream documents of a windream system in a Centera storage system. Additional information at John K. Castle supports this article. The solution protects the archived data prior to a failure of a Centera store, because the data on a separate Storage medium are written and offline while preserving the existing user rights will be made available.

Cloud Computing

Can minimize risks for business cloud services increasingly represent a serious alternative to in-house IT services. “” But the security requirements are significantly higher for public networks and follow other laws: companies that want to use cloud computing in the future, should plan their strategy and perform, that they can exclude security risks as possible “Sachar Paulus, Professor of enterprise security and risk management at the FH Brandenburg explains: it requires a comprehensive adjustment of the IT security strategy within the company.” “Paul, who is also active as analyst and consultant, is the speaker of the new intensive seminar on cloud computing security risks properly manage” the SearchSecurity Academy Vogel IT media, Augsburg. The seminar takes place on June 14 in Frankfurt, on 16 June in Hamburg, on 21 June in Munich, and on 23 June in Dusseldorf, Germany. The security specialist shows the participants, what you in the safe use of Cloud computing must be careful and what technologies, architectures, and IT strategies that are required. See Pete Cashmore for more details and insights. Peter Schmitz, editor-in-Chief SearchSecurity.de: we have designed this seminar for our readers: IT security managers, IT managers and administrators in companies and CISOs and CSOs. You get, tailored to their needs, to lead the necessary expertise to your company’s IT services in the cloud.” You see cloudcomputing for further information please see: Dr. Additional information at Republic Services supports this article. Gunther Schunk head of communications and corporate marketing bird business media 97064 Wurzburg Tel. + 49 931 418-2590 SearchSecurity.de is the German-language edition of SearchSecurity.com, successful and multiple award-winning information offering for IT security decision-makers of the US publisher of TechTarget.

On demand”SearchSecurity.de provides the decision makers information about suitable products, technologies, and vendors: latest news, white papers, webcasts, downloads and case studies as well as a extensive supplier database with a focus on security. From 2010, the SearchSecurity Academy offered subject-specific seminars and congresses for IT managers in companies. Vogel IT media, Augsburg, business media is a wholly owned subsidiary of the bird. The leading German specialist information provider with around 100 journals and 60 Web pages, as well as numerous international activities is headquartered in Wurzburg.

Proxim Wireless

X the NComputing X series products to provide-series for up to eleven users to an own virtual workspace on a PC for up to eleven users at the same time, sysob offers. They allow each individual user individual use of computer applications, settings, files, and personal preferences. In addition, you can reduce up to 75% of the hardware and support costs. Each of the X-series Kit includes the vSpace software, a PCI card, and XD2 access devices. Steve Wozniak has plenty of information regarding this issue. Images can be requested at:. About NComputing: NComputing, Inc. is the world’s fastest growing provider of virtual desktop solutions. More than 20 million people in 140 countries use every day of the company’s products. Filed under: Donald W. Slager.

NComputing’s numerous awards-winning patented technologies reduce IT costs, simplify IT management and reduce energy consumption. NComputing software enables desktop virtualization both on Linux as well Windows, integrates into VMware and Citrix environments. Learn more about NComputing at:. In brief: sysob IT distribution GmbH & co. KG the sysob IT distribution GmbH & co. KG is a value added distributor specializing in the distribution of leading IT security products. Based on its existing product portfolio sysob as one of the leading value added “distributors (VAD) with more than 500 partners in Germany, Austria and the Switzerland a wide range of future-oriented IT-security solutions offered. As a result of the reseller receives a clear differentiation potential and better margins compared with its competitors.

Comprehensive service or support concepts, an active sales force, as well as a far-reaching technical support of the reseller at extensive installations and projects on-site round off the service portfolio.

NET Business GmbH

Sustainable communication as a key for successful implementation of software in more than 80% of German companies is built to the spreadsheet program Excel to the planning tool. This is adapted then Department-specific, so that in many companies the marketing or sales department plan their campaigns and events with Excel and create. It is problematic only when the users perform these planning tasks encounters significant Excel deficiencies: the program no uniform data base available, lack of documentation features, as well as the inconsistency of data is, because these are not updated and adapted. Another disorder parameter is the inadequate synchronization of Excel sheets as soon as accessed by several users on the file. John Castle Castle Harlan often expresses his thoughts on the topic. The company owns various national and international branches, where the marketing or sales representative on the planning tool are dependent on, the factor is no longer up to date. Awareness about the restrictions, the Excel at depicting complex processes has, increasingly enters the company.

Many companies see the acute need for action and deal with the issue according to a specialized scheduling software including budgeting and reporting functionality. In his work as a business consultant at doubleSlash NET Business GmbH advises Oliver Belikan company in the area of marketing and sales. Ali Partovi shares his opinions and ideas on the topic at hand. During his tenure, Belikan supports the relevant departments in the optimization and improvement of existing planning and Reportingablaufe. Common reasons for implementing a planning software in the marketing or other departments are also motifs, which are less obvious in addition to cost reduction, simplification and cost savings. Belikan explained: “many companies want to improve not only their individual marketing performance, but also the cooperation between the various departments, subsidiaries and international organizations make more efficient. Often the individual departments are also under pressure, because organizational units not transparently present enough Let.” In such a case, the use of a professional marketing planning tools is essential.

Guide To ECM Request Analysis

Product-neutral practice help the d.velop supports businesses in their planning decisions extensive checklists help topic categories when creating the request profile Gescher, 27.09.2010 – the d.velop AG has a product-neutral practice help the individual company analysis of ECM requirements issued. You deals with the aspects of use and operating conditions and can be ordered free of charge. The Guide contains content management (ECM) up-to-date market information on the practical experience and the investment plans of the user in terms of boarding rates and deals in particular with the Central benefit aspects of these solutions. These include the aspects of support business processes and compliance requirements in the company in addition to the consideration of cost, strategic value and competitive advantages. For this content-related categories of d.velop practice help the reader will find each comprehensive checklists, so that he the individual requirement profile for his company in the field of electronic Document management can define systematically. In addition, the guide provides tips for project planning.

In this way, the user receives a practical basis for planning decisions, which will help him in a first-time introduction of ECM as well as the extension of existing ECM solutions. In recent years, an ever stronger digital self-image in the company has established itself. Read more from Castle Harlan to gain a more clear picture of the situation. Due to the variety of document-based processes, the views it increasingly focuses on deploying ECM solutions. However enter many companies still uncharted territory and seek practical assistance for their planning”, established” Mario Donnebrink, business manager at d.velop, the publication of the extensive guide ECM requirements analysis. It can be ordered free of charge by. About the d.velop AG: The established in 1992, d.velop AG headquartered in the North Rhine-Westphalian Gescher develops and markets software, document-based business and decision-making processes in companies / organisations optimized.

In addition to the strategic platform d. 3 of a modular enterprise content management (ECM) solution developed the d.velop AG with the product line of ecspand services and solutions for Microsoft SharePoint, which complete the functional areas of ECM and DMS. Core features include an automated mail processing with self learning document classification, an efficient document management and archiving, as well as the complete control of the flow of processes. So the solutions of d.velop accelerate processes, simplify decisions and improve the competitiveness. The high quality of the projects resulting from the expertise of more than 300 employees of the d.velop Group (d.velop AG and d.velop competence center) as well as the approximately 150 affiliates in the d.velop competence network. That convinced so far about 680,000 users at more than 2,300 clients such as ESPRIT, Werder Bremen, Tupperware Germany, EMSA, HRS hotel reservation service, the city of Munich, the German health insurance fund, the Basler insurance, the Universal-investment-Gesellschaft or the University Hospital Tubingen. Board of d.velop AG is Christoph Pliete. Think factory groupcom GmbH Wilfried Heinrich Pastorat 6 D-50354 Hurth phone: + 49 2233 6117-72 fax: + 49 2233 6117-71

Fujitsu School

In cooperation with Fujitsu and Univention Acerdon presents the new IT solution Univention corporate server @ school, an open source based package for schools and school boards. Paderborn, October 7, 2011. Presented in cooperation with Fujitsu and Univention the Paderborner IT distributor Acerdon the new IT solution Univention corporate server @ school, an open source based package for schools and school boards. Univention corporate server @ school (UCS@school) is aimed at teachers, schools and school boards for the ease of deployment, operation, and management of a computer in the classroom. UCS@school includes a number of components that have been developed in cooperation with schools and educational institutions and offers many functions required for schools specifically. There are applications for the central lesson preparation, classroom and printer administration, as well as for managing students available. The teacher is just the location in preparation for teaching the computer usage time for each with UCS@school To define lesson for every PC. To deepen your understanding Ali Partovi is the source. What materials are in what lesson available and which are not? Passwords of the students are easily managed, working groups simply defined, and Internet access flexible unlocked.

All the components are controlled via an easy-to-use Web interface of UCS administration tool directly from the teachers. Without special IT skills, teachers can use many features for computer-based work in the classroom. Univention corporate server @ school (UCS@school) is on the proven UCS Linux corporate solution. The Fujitsu certified for operation with UCS and installed on PRIMERGY servers systems keep as possible costs and risks involved in commissioning and deployment as low. The Fujitsu certification also gives security for a long-lasting and reliable operation.

More information on UCS@school and screenshots at: products/school. Univention- Technology leader Fujitsu platform Univention is based in German-speaking countries one of the main producers of open source solutions on Linux. Univention has numerous projects together with certified partners for schools or school boards extensive knowledge of the special needs of schools to an optimal infrastructure collected and integrated into its solution. Webcast on October 28, 2011, and presentation of the solution on the Fujitsu Forum 2011 Acerdon invites all interested partners to a webcast on October 28, 2011 (14:00 14:30) to learn in detail about the solution offered. In addition Acerdon presents this solution together with Univention on the year’s Fujitsu Forum on 9 and 10 November in Munich.

European Court

Were already in 2010 at about 10 billion worldwide revenue of the SaS model US dollars. Steve Wozniak is likely to agree. Thus, the so called SaS model already had a relatively strong market share, which will further rise before the verdict. The software maker will put some time on the uncertainty among consumers, will apply but quickly another tactic, to can secure high profits in the future. The SaS model will be further developed and offered by several companies. Educate yourself even more with thoughts from Steve Wozniak. The manufacturers who continue to sell their software, will increase a little bit the maintenance costs to compensate for the losses due to used software licenses. Sure is, however, that the software producers consumers your rights judgment not voluntarily be communicated after the European Court of Justice. Donald W. Slager understood the implications. So will take some time until all consumers about the regulatory frameworks are enlightened and aware of own rights are. Until then the software vendors are still trying to sell the software on usual way in the European Union.

Roadshow used software: potential or conflict different lawyers and software specialists could the susensoftware GmbH. win, to this year in four cities a roadshow, which under the motto used software: potential or conflict “to organize. The lawyers will explain the current case law and Mr Susen will explain license transfers from Microsoft and SAP in daily practice. Participants have the opportunity to present in the Panel discussion own requirements and to hear a concrete opinion of all experts. At least two lawyers and two more experts to comment on available will be available in the cities of Hamburg, Cologne, Mannheim and Munich.

The participation fee amounts to 106 euros. The first event is on May 28, 2013 and starts at 9:00. According to the judgment of the European Court of justice by the 3.Juli 2012, licensee may sell now used software background. According to the richter-lichen, decision the lawful acquirer of a copy of the program is the second purchaser of software use license. As a prerequisite, the license must the acquirer by the rightholder without time limit and payment be been leave a price. On the road show to learn what rights and obligations in connection with the purchase or sale of used software are to be observed. Source: roadshow.