news // 2011.01.19 08:49:43 [hh]

Neues von Adobe: "FrameMaker 10" und "Technical Communications Suite 3"

Adobe Systems hat eine neue Version 3 seiner "Technical Communications Suite" vorgestellt, die im wesentlichen aus "FrameMaker 10" und "RoboHelp 9", sowie aus "Photoshop CS5", "Captivate 5" und "Adobe Acrobat X" besteht. Mit diesen Programmen - im Adobe-Slang als " single-source authoring and multi-device publishing toolkit" bezeichnet - soll technische Dokumentation für verschiedene Ausgabeformate weiter vereinfacht werden. Auch die Server-Lösungen für "FrameMaker" und "RoboHelp" wurden aktualisiert.

Die Einzelteile

"Adobe FrameMaker 10 software is a template-based authoring and publishing solution for unstructured, structured and XML/DITA content. Easily author content with an enhanced user interface and standards-compliant tools, collaborate and review with out-of-the-box content management system CMS integration, and automatically schedule and publish via Adobe FrameMaker Server 10 software to multiple channels such as PDF, HTML, WebHelp, Adobe Air, Adobe FlashHelp, and Oracle Help.

Adobe RoboHelp 9 software is an easy-to-use solution for technical communicators to author, collaborate, personalize, and optimize content for help systems, policies and procedures, and professional knowledgebases for multichannel, multidevice publishing. Save time with collaborative reviews, reusable assets, and dynamic user-centric content. Boost participation with user-generated content and moderated or stored commenting.

Photoshop CS5: Industry-standard Adobe® Photoshop® CS5 software helps you create images with impact. Easily make complex selections. Remove any image element and see the space fill in almost magically. Paint realistically. Create stunning HDR images, remove noise, add grain, and create vignettes with state-of-the-art photography tools. Experience fast performance on 64-bit systems.

Adobe Captivate 5: Add software demonstrations, interactive simulations, branching scenarios, and quizzes to your courseware without programming using Adobe Captivate 5 software. Go beyond screen capture and achieve superior results in fewer steps thanks to an intuitive user interface, collaboration workflows, and a multitude of timesaving features. Easily integrate your content with eLearning applications and leading SCORM- and AICC-compliant Learning Management Systems to deliver content virtually anywhere.

Adobe Acrobat X Pro: software lets you deliver professional PDF communications. Create and edit PDF files with rich media included, share information more securely, and gather feedback more efficiently. "

Preise und Verfügbarkeit

"Technical Communication Suite 3, FrameMaker 10 and RoboHelp 9 are immediately available in English, French, German and Japanese versions through Adobe Authorized Resellers and the Adobe Store. Estimated street price for Technical Communication Suite 3 is US$1899 (upgrades from US$699). FrameMaker 10 and RoboHelp 9 are also available as standalone products. Estimated street price for FrameMaker 10 and RoboHelp 9 is US$999 each (upgrades from US$399)."

Weitere Informationen: "Technical Communication Suite 3": "Adobe Technical Communication Suite 3 is a complete single-source authoring toolkit with multichannel, multidevice publishing capabilities. Develop standards-compliant content with Adobe FrameMaker 10 software, publish in various formats with Adobe RoboHelp 9 software and Adobe Captivate 5 workflows, collaborate with reviewable PDF files, incorporate images using Adobe Photoshop CS5, and add demos and simulations using Adobe Captivate 5."