28/03/2015 00:59

Gov.uk puts ODF Guidance online

The UK government has selected ODF as the standard for editable office documents to be used across government. In order to assist the public and private sector with this major transition, it has published the first installment of a series of guidance documents around OpenDocument Format. The guidance was created in collaboration with OpenDoc Society and theOffice of the Chief Technology Officer (OCTO).

The guidance provides a general introduction to the ODF standard, how to make sure applications and services dealing with editable documents are ODF-compliant.and procurement issues.

The Open Document Format (ODF) guidance is available online, and can also be useful for others that want to start working with ODF.