At the booth of the PDF/A competence center can check the comprehensive visitors to the (retro) digitalisation and other topics. These include the metadata that is contained in the PDF/A standard. Hans-Joachim Hubner from the LRC and Thomas Zellmann LurTech are as competent contact persons available. You will also free books, which contain more information about PDF/A and their uses. PDF/A, PDF / A is the ISO standard 19005 for long-term archiving in PDF format. It represents a restricted version of PDF, a standardized profile for the use of PDF in long-term archiving. The standard prescribes in detail what content is allowed and which are not. Through these and other provisions, a long term readability of documents should be guaranteed regardless of which application software and on what operating system she originally created were.
The benefits of PDF/A, such as for example the ability to full-text search, make it a preferred archiving format that has now displaced the TIFF format at numerous international authorities and companies. About the PDF/A competence center the PDF/A competence center was as an International Association founded in 2006. Aim of the Association is the promotion of information and exchange of experience in the area of long-term archiving in accordance with ISO 19005: PDF/A. The Executive Committee is composed of senior executives of firms Appligent document solutions Inc., callas software GmbH, compart AG, Crawford Technologies Inc., intarsys consulting GmbH, LurTech Europe GmbH together. Period of less than two years competence center joined about 100 companies and various experts from more than 20 countries the PDF/A as members. The CEO is Olaf Drummer, Managing Director of callas software GmbH. Duff Johnson, CEO of Appligent document solutions, is Deputy Chairman. PDF/A competence editorial contacts Center Thomas cell man new Kant str. 14 D-14057 Berlin phone: + 49 30 39 40 50-0 fax: + 49 30 39 40 50-99 PR agency good news! GmbH Nicole Korber of Koobrzeg str. 36 D-23617 Stockelsdorf phone: + 49 451 881 99-12 fax: + 49 451 881 99-29