JDF Expert Certificate Program

The objective of the JDF Expert Certificate training program is to provide a comprehensive understanding of the JDF (Job Definition Format) process. The program is comprised of 15 separate training modules that address specific topics associated with JDF technology. The program concludes with a final examination for those individuals interested in earning a JDF Expert Certificate.

Who should attend?

The "JDF Expert Certificate" training program is specifically designed for those persons leading their company's efforts to implement JDF based automated processes and CIM (Computer Integrated Manufacturing) into their operations. This includes chief information officers (CIO), chief technology officers (CTO), and lead systems and technical professionals at printing, prepress, and publishing companies around the world.

What is JDF?

JDF is a comprehensive XML-based file format and proposed industry standard for end-to-end job ticket specifications, combined with a message description standard and message interchange protocol. JDF is designed to streamline information exchange between different applications and systems. JDF is intended to enable the entire industry, including media, design, graphic arts, on demand and e-commerce companies to implement and work with individual workflow solutions. JDF will allow integration of heterogeneous products from diverse vendors enabling
seamless workflow solutions.


Spanish version of JDF Expert Certification program