Alois Matthias Stockklauser – Design & Consulting

Cross-Media Publishing

Definition Publishing content from a source by means of a rendering machinery to one or more output media.
Source Could be a database, an XML file, a text, a music book, an image, an audio or video clip – all kind of information media.
Rendering Machine Any kind of device, typically a software program, which combines the various sources into an output format, which can be recognized on human interfaces, comparable to the punchers producing the perforated paper for player pianos.
Output media A movie, a multimedia format, an SMS, an HTML file – everything for which a player exists.