- 社団法人 日本印刷学会
- 日本印刷学会誌 (ISSN:09143319)
- vol.38, no.5, pp.309-316, 2001-09-30 (Released:2010-09-27)
Full Pagenation System in Japanese newspaper industry had been developed as Total CTS since late '60s. Japanese Publishing System (JPS) architected by Federal Systems Division of IBM was the first product in this area. JPS was equipped with digital fonts, halftone screening, sharp-unsharpe technologies, and so on. Author have engaged in Next-generation JPS project named NPS, and learnt newspaper production issues. This paper reports some characteristic standards of Japan newspaper industry, and their historical backgrounds.