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Etteplan to speak at Best Practices Conference, Sept 9-11, Austin

In its 21st year, the CIDM Best Practices Conference is a premier annual conference for managers of information development. Berry Braster, Technology Director at Etteplan, will talk about Content Quality, IoT and Artificial Intelligence (AI), and how they are connected. ...
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Etteplan to speak at S1000D User Forum, Oct 14-17, London

  This year the S1000D User Forum will be hosted at the Hilton London Tower Bridge in London from October 14-17. Berry Braster, Technology Director at Etteplan, will talk about implementing the ASD-STE100 specification, often required by an S1000D implementation, on ...
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What defines high-quality technical documentation?

The need for clarity in communication In today’s business, the use of clear and consistent writing has become a necessity: English has become the main language used in technical documentation throughout the world, but can be difficult to understand due to its many forms a...
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ASD-STE100, Simplified Technical English for aerospace and defense

ASD-STE100, the aerospace and defense specification for writing in Simplified Technical English English is the official language for technical documentation in the aerospace and defense industries. However, many end-users are confused by complex sentence structures and by...
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Plain Language Writing Act of 2010

Clarity in communication to the general public On October 13, 2010, President Obama signed the Plain Writing Act of 2010, a law that requires US federal agencies to use “clear Government communication the public can understand and use.” This was followed up by a new Execu...
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