Vasont® Content Management System Supports XMetaL® Author Enterprise 8.0

Vasont Systems’ VUI extension integrates the latest features of JustSystems’ leading XML editing tool with the Vasont® Content Management System

EMIGSVILLE, PA – September 10, 2013 – Vasont Systems validated that JustSystems’ latest release of XMetaL® Author Enterprise, version 8.0, is supported by its Vasont Universal Integrator (VUI) extension. The VUI extension tightly integrates the functionality of the Vasont® Content Management System (CMS) with XMetaL to simplify and accelerate editorial cycles for writers, content contributors, and editors.

XMetaL Author Enterprise 8.0 includes enhancements to the application design, cross-file operations, spell checker dictionaries, table operations, list sorting, and multiple undo capabilities, as well as support for the DITA Open Toolkit 1.7, Windows 8, and Microsoft IE 10. From XMetaL’s user interface, the VUI allows users to find, preview, and reuse content assets stored in the Vasont CMS for content development and revisions. Additionally, users can access the Vasont CMS’s workflow, status, and reuse information directly from XMetaL.

“JustSystems is excited to announce the release of the latest version of our industry leading XML content authoring software, XMetaL Author Enterprise 8.0,” said Ryan Loland, XMetaL Channel Manager. “We’re also extremely pleased that our long-term technology partner Vasont has committed to supporting this latest version of XMetaL with Vasont CMS. JustSystems and Vasont have shared a long-standing partnership and we look forward to continuing that co-operation in our efforts to bring the best value to our customers.”

“XMetaL is a key part of the editorial process for many users of the Vasont CMS,” said Suzanne Mescan, Vice President of Marketing for Vasont Systems. “The functionality of our respective tools integrates well together and makes the editorial process easier for our joint clients.”