These are the most important new features (PDF):
Callas Software has released pdfToolbox 12. As one of the first (if not the very first) applications, the latest version offers support for PDF/X-6, the new ISO standard for digital prepress files, which will be released soon.
There are also new features and enhancements in the following areas:
Enfocus PitStop Server 2020 includes now Enfocus Switch Core. This allows powerful workflows to be built.
To help the users understand what this means and what the (big) benefits are, Enfocus has offered a two-part webinar series to introduce the features and capabilities available with PitStop Server 2020:
Ever wondered what a Raster Image Prozessor (RIP) does? What does RIPing a page mean?
Martin Bailey, CTO of Global Graphics (most important provider of RIP technology beside Adobe), explains the tasks of a RIP (Interpreting, Compositing, Rendering, Output) involved in outputting (PDF) pages using the Harlequin RIP as an example.
In Callas pdfToolbox 11 the functions for creating missing bleed have been enhanced.
The new possibilities are used in the included Check and fix bleed process plan. This process plan has been developed by Calibrate. Calibrate’s managing director, Peter Kleinheider, recently presented the features in a webinar by Four Pees.