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Secure your documents with Digital Signatures – Part 1

With the webPDF-portal you have the possibility to provide PDF documents with digital suignatures. The Digital Signature service, which is based on the “Signature” webservice, enables documents to be digitally signed and certified. Internal and external communication processes can thus be optimally handled electronically. What is a digital signature? Many documents are now sent digitally.




E-Health law boosts digitization in healthcare sector

Digitalization is not only changing the way we work, it has also “infected” government agencies and the healthcare system. The attitude, not only among the younger generation, has gradually changed and more and more people today can imagine doing without paper-based workflows in the healthcare sector. For 15 years, Germany has been tinkering with the




The dream of a paperless office

Since digitalisation has had a decisive influence on our everyday work and countless things can be done online or from a smartphone, the idea of paperless work has also been haunting offices and the media. But can this idea be implemented at all? According to a survey by bitkom, every second company in Germany wants




Happy Birthday: 25 years PDF

The most important data format in today’s working world, whether it is online application, e-mail archiving or longtime archiving, is undisputedly the Portable Document Format (PDF). What does the abbreviation PDF mean? PDF stands for Portable Document Format. It is a platform-independent file format for documents that was developed and published by Adobe Systems in




PDF Days Europe 2018 in Berlin

The PDF Days, which were initiated by the PDF Association, have been taking place since 2012 and are now an institution for everyone in the industry involved in the Portable Documenta Format (transportable document format) or for anyone who wants to find out about trends and innovations in this area. Ofcourse you have to distinguish




GDPdU: Principles of Data Access and Auditing of Digital Documents

Whether it’s electronic archiving or e-mail archiving, businesses must give close attention to the Principles of Data Access and Auditing of Digital Documents, known in Germany as the GDPdU. Too often businesses wait until a tax audit is pending to ask the question as to what the rules are for retaining digital documents. These rules




webPDF @ DIGITAL FUTUREcongress 2018 in Frankfurt – a look back

1 March 2018 – DIGITAL FUTUREcongress points the way to tomorrow A new year and a new name. More than 3,300 participants found out about the status of digitalization in the state of Hesse and the latest trends in digitalizing the midmarket sector during the DIGITAL FUTUREcongress that was held at the beginning of March.




DIGITAL FUTUREcongress – “Midmarket meets digitalization”

DIGITAL FUTUREcongress, the biggest IT management event in the state of Hesse, will be held in the exhibition city of Frankfurt on 1 March 2018 under the motto “Midmarket meets digitalization.” What awaits visitors? An ideal platform of 150 exhibitors and 35 speakers, along with a wide range of panel discussions, keynote sessions and workshops, where




webPDF at IT-Tage 2017 in Frankfurt – our report

As they did last year, the editors of the magazine “Informatik Aktuell” gave an invitation to close out the year at the IT-Tage conference in Frankfurt am Main. This industry conference, which covers a broad range of subjects and is directed towards software architects, developers, administrators, project managers and decision makers, offered more than 150




webPDF 7.0 at the IT-Tage 2017 conference

We will be presenting our updated PDF server to interested visitors just ahead of Christmas at the IT-Tage trade fair and conference being held in Frankfurt am Main from 11-14 December. Besides introducing webPDF 7.0, we also want to share insights across a wide range of information technology subjects and get to know other people