Airbus Defence and Space finishes phase 1 development of an optimized author environment with Xeditor

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Xeditor wins Airbus Defence and Space GmbH as a new customer in the field of technical documentation. Xeditor, the web-based XML editor, is used initially as a prototype.

Xeditor is used in the area of ​​"Technical Information and Data Combat A/C" in Manching, to create technical documentation for various military aircrafts as a prototype in a project for an optimized author environment. With Xeditor the handling for the technical authors with formal framework conditions will be simplified. In addition, an optimized user interface is created. The editor supports the procedural schema of the international technical standard S1000D.

Airbus Defence and Space is a division of Airbus Group responsible for defence and aerospace products and services. The division was formed in January 2014 during the corporate restructuring of European Aeronautic Defence and Space (EADS), and comprises the former Airbus Military, Astrium, and Cassidian divisions. It is the world's second largest space company and one of the top ten defence companies in the world.

“Xeditor provides an intuitive user interface that allows the author to edit the documentation without having to know the details of XML schemas.” Thorsten Kaup, Airbus Defence and Space.

“We are delighted to have won a new customer for technical documentation in the field of aeronautics and space ”. Matthias Kraus, Managing Director, Xeditor.

Xeditor, the web-based WYSIWYG editor, allows authors to create and edit XML documents intuitively without any technical knowledge. Xeditor effortlessly integrates into other pre-existing systems (CMS, PIM, etc.) and is fully customizable. Xeditor supports S1000D and other technical standards.

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