XML seen untangling the Web

McNamara, Paul
November 1997
Network World;11/24/97, Vol. 14 Issue 47, p39
Trade Publication
Details the benefits of extensible markup language, a World Wide Web (WWW) standard designed to give end users and applications easy access to Standard Generalized Markup Language documents via the WWW. Includes the delivery of highly structured and detailed data over the WWW; Execution of transaction-oriented applications.


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