Wondering whether single sourcing really works?

Next week I’ll be speaking at the Content Management Strategies conference happening in Santa Clara, CA. This is the JoAnn Hackos conference that started out as a conference looking at content management. Several years ago, it added a DITA track, and now...

The Benefit Content Reuse Brings to Business

Their reuse is at 90%. Their writers are reusing written, translated, validated translations that they can prove are untouched and reused as is. In their system, they can certify, based on the validity of the system, that they are using exactly the same content. They haven’t touched it; there are no changes: they haven’t created a revision that triggers other processes and other costs.

Dynamic product information delivery systems reduce translation costs

Greg was responsible for bringing a dynamic information delivery system into Medtronic. When you talk to him, he’ll say that “you don’t want to do how/what we did. It’s 10 yrs later. But I want to encourage you. There are vast savings and vast reductions in cycle time and vast improvements to do in this field, if you do it smart, build your vision, and go be passionate about it.”