Getting Started with DITA

You have probably heard about DITA and the benefits it offers for content development and publishing. You are ready to get your hands dirty and explore it further. Join the Chair of the OASIS DITA Technical Committee for an a practical session that describes how to prepare to bring DITA into your own workspace.

You Will Learn

  • How to install the DITA Open Toolkit
  • What authoring tools support DITA and have trial licenses
  • What information types DITA offers out-of-the-box
  • Where to locate sample sets authored in DITA
  • Why migrating to DITA might require changes in your mindset
  • When to look for in-depth DITA training or consider working with a consultant

You should already have a general understanding of the pros and cons of DITA and a desire to learn more about it at a deeper level.

Tools & Technologies
Location: Date: October 28, 2014 Time: 4:00 pm - 4:45 pm Kristen James Eberlein Kristen James Eberlein