Acrobat 9 Pro Extended is indeed available a separate product. Note: I don't know whether it has the PDF workflow capability in it or not, or how well it integrates with FrameMaker 9 - when purchased without TCS 2.0 that is.
Z Clint Owen wrote: > Does anyone know if the PDF review feature will be available in > FM 9 by itself, if you don't buy the whole TC Suite? We use FM, > but not the other components of the suite. This feature alone is > probably worth the upgrade from FM 7 to 9, but I doubt that the > company would want to pay for the other applications that we won't use. Fred Ridder wrote: > I notice that TCS 2.0 includes a version of Acrobat called Acrobat 9.0 > Pro Extended, and I suspect that this is the "special sauce" that makes > the new PDF workflow work. So I suspect that the real question is > whether that version of Acrobat will be available as a standalone > product, as well as whether it hooks into the standalone version of > FrameMaker 9.0.