Manufacturing & Technology

Convert, structure, and maintain content to support every aspect of manufacturing and industry 

Customized Solutions for Complex Digital Content Challenges

Free your content from legacy limitations. Sales, production, support, and compliance content must be structured and translated to meet the needs of every marketplace. DCL specializes in helping organizations unlock content assets, with a focus on structuring the content for reuse and automating the process of legacy content conversion. 

DCL has deep expertise in all major XML standards, and we put that experience to work analyzing document sets, recommending the right solution to prepare, convert, normalize, and maintain content for a wide array of output formats and devices. Our project teams work with companies in many industries spanning both manufacturing and technology.

Services and solutions

  • Digitizing entire content corpus 

  • Transforming content collections to updated structures (e.g., DITA)

  • Semantic content enrichment to facilitate search and sharing

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CASE STUDY: INTRALOX

Jonathan Chandler, Technical Communications Supervisor at Intralox, knew that transitioning to a DITA workflow would save his team money and better support the technical documentation process. In this video, he shares his team's journey to DITA and demonstrates the benefits achieved.

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CASE STUDY: CISCO

DCL transformed more than 800 source hours of content to conform to Cisco’s Learning Management System (LMS) requirements. Collaborating closely with Cisco’s subject matter experts, DCL identified re-usable assets, verified them, normalized them, and created SCORM XML modules.

Source Formats

  • Older markup languages

  • Hardcopy

  • PDF

  • Word processing

  • PowerPoint

  • Spreadsheets

  • Slide presentations

  • Microfilm/fiche

  • Audio/video

  • Unstructured data

Target Formats

  • XML

  • DITA

  • S1000D

  • BITS

  • Other DTDs and schemas

  • EPUB

  • MOBI

DCL is an exceptional company to work with. They are always right there with help and guidance. I recommend them to all of my colleagues. They are very professional and patient.