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EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR)

You may have recently seen several articles about the EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) which is coming into force 25th May 2018.  This regulation is designed to harmonise privacy laws across Europe and give control to individuals as to who they allow to store data about them.  Organisations operating in the EU will have […]

XSLT and DITA Open Toolkit Training

Mekon offer training courses that provide a more detailed guide to how to use and configure your DITA/XML environment. Fundamentals of DITA Open Toolkit 2.X 2-day course This course is an accessible, insightful introduction to the DITA Open Toolkit for people maintaining stylesheets and for technically-minded team leaders. Course Overview: This course is intended for […]

Information Management Survey 2018

Read the results of the Information Management Survey 2018 conducted by The Semantic Web Company, Mekon and Enterprise Knowledge.  The professional field of information management experts is very heterogeneous: Different educational and experience backgrounds of data and knowledge management experts, various generations of information professionals and the diverse demands of rapidly changing industries make it tricky to evaluate a […]

XML & DITA Training in 2018

The start of the New Year is an ideal time to assess your training needs. DITA/XML is a standard that enables authors to deliver the benefits of using structured content.  Mekon have courses that will help you understand the business benefits of authoring in DITA, as well as training authors to use DITA tools to […]

Mekon Christmas Food Content Audit 2017

Christmas cake “It’s so comforting to have a small piece of cake. Just one slice”, Mary Berry But which Christmas cake is worth its weight? Christmas wouldn’t be complete without a Christmas cake. A traditional Christmas cake is loaded with a combination of raisins, currants, sultanas, cherries, orange zest, and nuts. For those who make […]

LavaCon 2017 presentations are now available to view online

The good news is that for those of you who were unable to attend, or who wish to revisit the presentations; the slides are now available to view online, including the two from Julian Murfitt and Joe Pairman. Building Catwalks Between Silos: Using Taxonomy to Drive Engagement from Content Marketing to Product Docs Presented by Joe […]

Information Management Survey 2017/2018

Welcome to the Information Management Survey 2017/2018 – we want to have your opinion. All about Taxonomies and Ontologies  Your views are important to us. We want to evaluate the status quo of today’s information management and how information professionals contribute to robust and highly agile enterprise information architectures. This survey will take approximately 10 minutes. […]