With the release of an end to end workflow automation solution converting PDF files to DPS folio files, the Austrian company crossip communications again shows its expert knowledge of the Adobe DPS platform.

Without the need of any further user interaction the crossip PDF4DPS automation service handles the publication process completely and automatically.

Moreover the PDF4DPS solution can be fully integrated into the crossip Entitlement Server solution (DSCP), which then also creates issues on the Entitlement Server and pushes the updated information for in-app purchases to the Apples iTunes Connect management platform.


Features

  • automatic pickup or drop-folder for the PDF file(s)
  • works with multiple single page or multi page PDF files
  • PDF optimization for each targeted device resolution
  • automatic preview generation and optimization
  • fully automated folio generation
  • control.xml file to enhance information like "page title, section title, publisher,.."
  • download of the final folio for testing or building a single issue app
  • fully automated issue generation and publishing process
  • publishing immediately or at a defined date and time (publishers time zone support)
  • web interface to
       → control the publishing process
       → generate test or single issues       
       → manage all publications (publish/test/disable and delete)

Overview

Publication Overview

Publication Overview

In the publication overview of the web UI you can easily see the status of your currently or past processed publications.
  • Processing date
  • Cover preview
  • ProductID
  • Publication title
  • DPS account
  • Distribution system
  • Rendition details
  • Total pages
  • Processing status
Article Overview

Article Overview

In the article overview of the web UI, you can easily see the status of all articles contained in your publication and reschedule them for conversion if you had to change some of the processing parameters
  • Page number
  • Last action date
  • Name of the sourcefiles
  • Output preview with number of links on the page (web, email or intra links)
  • Folio filesize of the coresponding article
  • Processing status of the various convertion stages
  • Last action on the article
  • Various action buttons to control the convertion processing
Auto Align Before

Auto Align Before

With our unique algorithm of pixel accurate matching detection we are able to remove any overprinting area from two PDF pages while keeping the perfect aspect ratio to fit to the page proportion of your magazine.
Auto Align After

Auto Align After

  • Output after alignment
  • TOC Create

    TOC Create

    With the built-in linking system its quite easy to create links within your publication from the table of content to the corresponding articles or simply add external links like web, mail etc..
    • Initial TOC page
    • Linking the internal magazine link to the coresponding article
    TOC Complete

    TOC Complete

    The final table of content with links to all articles
    Tap to Zoom

    Tap to Zoom

    In the publication overview of the web UI, you can easily see the status of your currently or past processed publications.
    • Processing date
    • Cover preview
    • ProductID
    • Publication title
    • DPS account
    • Distribution system
    • Rendition details
    • Total pages
    • Processing status
    Adding Videos

    Adding Videos

    In the authoring tool you can add videos very easy by adding an video icon and link it to the desired video. Even the usage of shortened url's is supported and the video type will be detected automatically to use the right viewing method.


    • Video icon placed as MSO object
    • Link to the desired video