This fall, the iiRDS Open Toolkit was launched: a freeware tool allowing everyone to create iiRDS packages quickly and easily – whether you are an iiRDS newbie or a professional. In this article, we introduce you to the tool and its functionality.
Developing a content delivery portal in just a few months and building a semantic knowledge network with metadata according to the iiRDS standard – is it possible? Using the example of the new product information portal of Bosch Rexroth, we report on how we achieved this.
“iiRDS has potential! Companies can develop entire information supply chains that ensure that modular information is provided from the component supplier to the machine manufacturer to the plant manufacturer to the operator in such a way that the end user can find a suitable answer to his question before he expresses it”, Rainer Börsig explains confidently. May it be a little more iiRDS? Of course, you’ll find it in the interview!
“We are convinced that the accumulated experience of system manufacturers, industry, service and consulting companies will lead to the best possible result: to a standard that works across systems, that fits methodically, and that is tailored to the individual requirements of companies”, our interview partners say about iiRDS. You can read more of their perspectives in the interview…
“We expect iiRDS to become the standard for the exchange of documentation in Germany and to expand successively into the rest of the world” – with these words Volker Römisch expresses his vision for iiRDS. What further goals he wants for the standard, you will learn in the interview directly from himself!
“We are shaping the future of the intelligent use and reuse of information,” says Joe Pairman in an interview concerning iiRDS. The answer to find out what this exactly means and what the iiRDS consortium wants to achieve is only one click away…
“Today many component content management systems are naturally based on XML – our wish is that in three years a large number of these systems will also use iiRDS naturally”, Ulrike Parson and Mark Schubert tell us. What other visions and wishes they have for iiRDS, you can find out in the interview…
“After three years of development, iiRDS could be regarded and respected as an international standard,” says Yangsook Kim, telling us in an interview why she thinks so highly of the standard for providing intelligent user information.
Are you also “iiRDS ready”? In an interview, Andreas Klüter shares his views on his participation in iiRDS and gives an exciting outlook on the changes that the standard may soon bring with it.
In the second part of our blog series “Five Questions to…” Dr. Matthias Gutknecht is our conversation partner and reveals what drives him to cooperate on iiRDS.
In this first interview of our new and exciting blog series “Five Questions for…” Christian Geiger, member of the iiRDS Consortium, talks about his motivation, his hopes and visions for iiRDS.