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New large-scale PDF corpus now publicly available

This new corpus – nearly 8 million PDFs totaling about 8 TB – was gathered from across the web in July/August of 2021.



May 2-5 2023: the first-ever PDF Week

PDF’s technical community will gather for its first-ever PDF Week during the first week of May in Paris. The conference features in-person meetings of industry working groups alongside the ISO committees managing standardization efforts.

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Announcing the Aligning PDF/A and PDF/X LWG

The PDF Association has volunteered to host a new Liaison Working Group (LWG) to bring together experts from both PDF/X and PDF/A communities.

Datalogics Adds PDF to Office File Converter to Adobe PDF Library 18

Datalogics has added a brand new API to Adobe PDF Library 18 that allows users to convert PDF files to Microsoft Office files (Word, PowerPoint, and Excel).  There are several reasons why you might want to convert a PDF file …

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Datalogics Releases PDF Forms Flattener 3.0

PDF Forms Flattener is a command-line utility offered by Datalogics. This simple standalone utility works with Windows 64 platforms and allows you to flatten documents containing PDF Forms – both AcroForm and XFA. When you run PDF Forms Flattener, the …

New Release PDF Forms Flattener 3.0 Datalogics

PDF – From Visionary Format to Business Mainstay

Author and longtime PDF evangelist Tony McKinley’s latest book, “PDF Expert”, shares his experience working directly with the world’s most demanding companies and users over the last 25 years.

Book cover for PDF Expert by Tony McKinley

Datalogics Releases Adobe PDF Library 18 Updates

Datalogics Inc., the premier source for Adobe PDF and enterprise document management technologies, releases a minor update to its flagship PDF SDK, the Adobe PDF Library (APDFL). The 18.0.4PlusP1u update of APDFL adds several new features, corrects identified problems with …

New Release APDFL 18.0.4 PlusPlu Datalogics on a blue background

Y Soft accelerates software delivery and enhances customer support through integration with Mako

By integrating Mako Core™ into the heart of the YSoft SAFEQ enterprise workflow platform, Y Soft was able to re-prioritize its development and focus its resources on delivering its software faster and improving customer support.

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Solving Challenges in a Mixed Vendor Shop with Solimar Systems

Staying at the cutting edge of technology to delight customers is the hallmark of IWCO. For more than 50 years, they have been at the forefront of helping clients create winning marketing strategies, and the Solimar Systems’ Chemistry™ platform is …

screenshot of Solimar Systems PDF process

Announcing no-cost access to ISO 32000-2 (PDF 2.0)

Now anyone can download the latest PDF specification, ISO 32000-2, at NO COST! What are you waiting for?

ISO 32000 sponsored by Adobe, Apryse and Foxit.

PDF Week Paris 2023: Registration closes April 17!

All remaining seats at PDF Week are reserved for ISO WG attendees and PDF Association members.

Register by April 17 for PDF Week Paris 2023