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authoring program

Software that allows for the creation of tutorials, CBT courseware, websites, CD-ROMs and other interactive programs. Authoring packages generally provide high-level visual tools that enable a complete system to be designed without writing any programming code, although a proprietary authoring language may also be included. See Web authoring software and HTML editor.
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The AVC encoder and authoring system support the Blue-ray Disc Association's Blue-ray-java (BD-J) specifications and take advantage of Blue-ray's benefits, including built-in interactive menus and applications.
The role of ATO is to help the IES authoring system to "evolve" by defining such a meta-tool, which "knows" the system's ontological structure.
The authoring package is priced at $24,995 and has all the features and functions of an authoring system.
The Authoring System features a word processing application such as Microsoft Word that controls fonts, formats, and insertion of graphic elements.
Thus, it is incumbent upon users and training program developers to review all of the available options in order to select the best authoring system for their CBT needs.
Industry's Leading High Definition Authoring System to Streamline THD Disc Creation
Authoring system creators' early recognition of the impact that icons could have in simplifying lesson creation anticipated this visually-oriented authoring trend.
Evaluation Criteria for Selecting a CBI Authoring System
The affiliated patent licensing and certification program enables drive, media, and authoring system manufacturers to create high quality, compatible, and reliable custom DVD manufacturing solutions.
With this capability, it is possible to provide a completely fail-safe authoring system.
The announcement marks the first time that a business rules authoring system has been made available as a hosted service using XML standards.
Introducing an authoring system for both HD DVD and Blu-ray Disc, Sonic will integrate the DTS-HD technology into CineVision to encode all appropriate bit streams for both formats, including DTS-HD Master Audio bit-for-bit streams, DTS-HD constant bit rate streams that are higher resolution than allowed by standard DVD-V, standard DVD-V streams and low bit rate streams for Secondary / Sub audio applications.