Print and Electronic Database Information

PatternStream can be used to publish your database and flat file information to both printed paper and electronic file formats – enabling PatternStream to be your tool to satisfy all of your database publishing needs. Output file formats are:

Using the PatternStream and FrameMaker applications include:

  • FrameMaker
  • HTML
  • Microsoft Word Windows 6.0, 7.0
  • Microsoft Word Macintosh 4.x, 5.x, 6.x
  • PDF (Portable Document Format)
  • PostScript
  • RTF 1.2, 1.3, RTF-J
  • WordPerfect 5.1
  • WordPerfect Macintosh 3.5
  • XML

Using PatternStream and the FrameMaker engine and Quadralay Web Works Publisher:

  • HTML
  • XML

Using the PatternStream engine:

  • HTML
  • Marked-up text
  • XML

FrameMaker, PDF, and PostScript file formats are typically used for high quality print publishing.

The other file formats allow published information to be distributed in variety of ways electronically. This allows PatternStream to be the single source database and XML publishing tool.