Darwin Information Typing Architecture released

Subject: Darwin Information Typing Architecture released
From: mpriestl -at- ca -dot- ibm -dot- com
To: "TECHWR-L" <techwr-l -at- lists -dot- raycomm -dot- com>
Date: Mon, 19 Mar 2001 18:40:21 -0500

Posting with Eric's permission - The Darwin Information Typing Architecture
(DITA) is an XML-based architecture for authoring, producing, and
delivering technical information. It's topic-oriented rather than
book-oriented, and lets you define new types of topics without breaking
existing processes. If you're authoring online or single-sourcing
information, and using or considering using XML, please take a look.

More at:

I'd also suggest the FAQ:

And the architectural guts (how DITA works, and how to extend it):

Michael Priestley
mpriestl -at- ca -dot- ibm -dot- com
Dept 833 IBM Canada t/l: 778-3233 phone: 416-448-3233
Toronto Information Development


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