Group joins XML and Electronic Data Interchange

Wallach, Susan Levi
November 1997
Network World;11/10/97, Vol. 14 Issue 45, p25
Trade Publication
Reports on the XML/EDI Group's proposed partnership approach to an open standard for Electronic Data Interchange (EDI) and eXtensible Markup Language (XML) in the Internet. Application of EDI for the XML; Possibility of creating a large scale automation of electronic commerce through the combination of EDI and XML; Incorporation of the proposed Beacon standard on the EDI/XML proposal.


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