Standard Finishing


No announcement yet.

CIP4 Announces XJDF

CanonKonica Minolta
  • Filter
  • Time
  • Show
Clear All
new posts

  • CIP4 Announces XJDF

    CIP4 has a new iteration of the JDF standard, called XJDF. XJDF is designed to simplify workflow automation by making it easier to implement & easier to validate using standard XML tools.

    The new standard will coexist with JDF 1.6, which is being simultaneously released. The parallel development of both versions offers options to use either JDF, XJDF or both. XJDF will co-exist with JDF, and both will continue to be developed.

    “The original version of JDF was based on the idea of a complete electronic job ticket,” explains Rainer Prosi, Technical Officer for CIP4. “But in many cases, this provides too much information for (some) devices. XJDF allows transmission of only the required and/or available data”.

    An XJDF / JDF side-by-side comparison can be seen here.

    A book about XJDF has also been published
4OverStandard FinishingDuploSmartsoft (Presswise)AleyantCanonKBA
4OverStandard FinishingDuploAleyantCanonGraph ExpoLabelexpoKBAKBASmartsoft (Presswise)Chili publish4 Pees

What's Going On


There are currently 4685 users online. 95 members and 4590 guests.

Most users ever online was 6,597 at 10:25 AM on 04-20-2018.