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PROCESS AUTOMATION Part 1: JDF and process automation

Mar 18, 2004 12:00 AM


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SPECIAL REPORT

To view this special report see http://images.industryclick.com/files/22/APCIMpt.1new.pdf.

AMERICAN PRINTER, NAPL and the CIP4 Organization present the first in a three-part series on process automation for commercial printers, sponsored by Heidelberg. Part 1, "JDF and process automation" outlines the concepts behind end-to-end pressroom automation, including a breakdown of the Job Description Format (JDF). Written by Robert Herriot, Ph.D., this article has been offered in conjunction with a webinar, "Why JDF Now," on March 18, 2004. For more information on this and future process automation webinars, visit http://processautomation.americanprinter.com.