Comparison with other solutions
The high-quality PDF production offered by Produce & Publish is based on the PrinceXML converter. There are several other approaches to PDF creation in the market. See below for the advantages and disadvantages of these solutions.
|Technology||Converter||Advantages & Disadvantages|
|TeX/LaTeX||diverse TeX implementations||
|Adobe Technology||Adobe Indesign (Server)||
|Other open-source PDF converters||htmldoc||
Wir are using Plone in our school e.g. for the generation of school reports and protocols of class conference and have been searching for reliable solution for generating forms and reports. The product SmartPrintNG (now "Produce & Publish") is very suitable for our purposes due its flexiable configuration options. Andreas Jung gave a hands-on-training and communicate the relevant know-how in order to work effectively with SmartPrintNG (even for non-technical people like teachers).