Astoria Software has launched Astoria On-Demand, a Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) solution for structured content management. Astoria On-Demand gives Forbes Global 2000 manufacturers a scalable solution for the creation and delivery of complex product documentation by leveraging the Darwin Information Typing Architecture (DITA) technical information standard.
Astoria On-Demand features include: the ability to allow manufacturers to deploy a complete, fully-hosted solution that manages the entire author-to-publish dynamic product documentation lifecycle in weeks; no start-up costs, nothing to buy or depreciate. Astoria On-Demand is offered on a subscription basis, allowing customers to add users as needed; content conversion, training, and professional services to drive adoption that can scale to thousands of users; Astoria handles the maintenance, testing, staging, and activation of upgrades and patches for Astoria On-Demand; complete content management, web-based collaboration and workflow, document assembly, and multi-format publishing; and the Astoria On-Demand hosted infrastructure and services are SAS 70 Type II certified and audited regularly, addressing concerns with regulatory compliance, and integrity of customer data. Astoria On-Demand is currently available and is custom-priced based on customer needs.