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Sharing TerraXML’s expertise with the technical documentation community about addressing typical challenges.

Customer Experience, Mobile Technology, and You

Adobe recently published a report based on a survey of over 2,500 marketers and Internet professionals. According to this report, two of the most exciting opportunities in the digital world are found in solutions that improve customer experiences and expand the...

Using Big Data to Streamline Aircraft Maintenance

We’re hearing a lot about Big Data these days. Mostly it’s about organizations collecting vast amounts of customer and user data – and then trying to make sense of it to improve various business operations. The truth is Big Data is not always about highly complex...

The Evolution of Aerospace Document Standards

Back in the mid ‘90s when I was first introduced to aerospace technical documentation, I couldn’t help but be thoroughly impressed by the sheer sophistication of technology being applied. While the document management systems I’d worked with before seemed quite...

Aircraft Data Management – Fixed Wing vs. Rotary

Overview The world of rotary aircraft shares many of the same traits as fixed wing aircraft, but some key differences exist in each industry’s use of digital data. Even while exchange data standards like ATA 2200 and S1000D are available, the rotary world still...

Strategies for Deploying Digital Maintenance Systems

A Computerized Maintenance Management System (CMMS) software package maintains a database of information about an organization’s maintenance operations. This information is intended to help maintenance workers do their jobs more effectively (for example, determining...

XML Data Conversion – Knowing the Process and the Value

  We live in a world of complex systems that are continually generating vast amounts of data. The catch is that not all of this data is created the same. There are hundreds upon hundreds of different file formats, ranging from typical office tools like documents...

Is HTML or PDF Better for Technical Documentation?

  Does format really matter for technical documents? As long as you have access to the content you’re looking for, does it make any difference what kind of wrapper it arrives in? In fact it does. Document format can make a significant difference in how you find...