Publish to convert the DITA content into a format that you can deliver to your users. Publishing is the process of transforming DITA content into output formats such as PDF and HTML.

You use a publishing engine to transform your content into another format. Publishing engines interpret the structure of your DITA files and then transform them into an output format based on your preconfigured formatting specifications.

Out of the box, easyDITA includes DITA Open Toolkit (DITA OT), an open source publishing engine and a connector to MindTouch