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    March 19, 2019

    News from tekom Belgium and tekom North Rhine Regional Group

    Crossing Borders for Common Interests

    Susanna Akdut

    In the afternoon of Friday, May 3, 2019, the fourth Cross-Border Country Organization Event will take place in Liège, Belgium. First, let us talk about the formula. [...]

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    March 11, 2019

    The Value of Technical Writers

    Increase Your Profession’s Profile

    Yvonne Cleary, Daniela Straub

    Throughout the world, wherever technical products are manufactured, a need exists for accompanying product information: technical documentation. There is, therefore, a commensurate need for professional employees to develop product information. [...]

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    January 24, 2019

    Edition 2 of ISO / IEC /IEEE 26515 Published

    A common misunderstanding “agile does not need documentation”

    Alessandro Stazi, Andrea Gocke and Sissi Closs

    In December 2018, the International Organization for Standardization (ISO) published a new version of the standard: ISO/IEC/IEEE 26515:2018 Systems and software engineering − Developing information for users in an agile environment. Not only the title of the standard was changed. Read more about the scope of the second edition and how it can help you in your daily work. [...]

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    January 17, 2019

    What is the superpower of Technical Writers?

    Ingrid Teutsch

    We wanted to know more about technical writers and how they see themselves in their jobs. So we decided to start a raffle where technical writers could share with us their superpower. [...]

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    January 17, 2019

    Edition 2 of IEC/IEEE 82079-1 in the Home Stretch

    Final Draft of the Standard Now Available

    Claudia Klumpp

    IEC/IEEE 82079-1 is the most important standard for the creation of all types of information for use - from a can of paint to very complex products such as large industrial machinery. The second edition of the standard is presented in a much clearer form and also contains numerous important innovations. Since December 21, 2018, the final draft has been circulating for the very last international ballot. [...]