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EIDX - Electronics Industry data Exchange Association is a nonprofit, association of companies from all segments of the electronics industry EIDX serves as a forum for electronic commerce within the industry. Visit the EIDX website.
UNSPSC - The Universal Standard Products and Services Classification (UNSPSC) Code is the first coding system to classify both products and services for use throughout the global marketplace. Visit the UNSPSC website.
W3C XML - The World Wide Web Consortium (W3C) develops interoperable technologies (specifications, guidelines, software, and tools) to lead the Web to its full potential as a forum for information, commerce, communication, and collective understanding. Visit the W3C XML website.
OASIS - The Organization for the Advancement of Structured Information Standards, is a non-profit, international consortium that creates interoperable industry specifications based on public standards such as XML and SGML. OASIS members include organizations and individuals who provide, use and specialize in implementing the technologies that make these standards work in practice. Visit the OASIS website.
XML.ORG - A credible, independent resource for news, education, and information about the application of XML in industrial and commercial settings. Hosted by OASIS and funded by organizations who are committed to product-independent data exchange, XML.ORG offers valuable tools, such as the XML.ORG Catalog, to help you make critical decisions about whether and how to employ XML in your business. For businesspeople and technologists alike, XML.ORG offers a uniquely independent view of what's happening in the XML industry. Visit the XML.ORG website.
XML.COM - A resource for XML-related standards and working documents as well as informative articles. Visit the XML.COM web site
The XML Cover Pages - A comprehensive online reference work for the Extensible Markup Language (XML) and its parent, the Standard Generalized Markup Language (SGML). The reference collection features extensive documentation on the application of the open, interoperable "markup language" standards, including XSL, XSLT, XPath, XLink, XPointer, HyTime, DSSSL, CSS, SPDL, CGM, ISO-HTML, and others. Visit the XML Cover Pages website.
CGM Open - An international organization of vendors and users dedicated to open and interoperable standards for the exchange of graphical information. CGM Open is an affiliate member of OASIS, the XML interoperability consortium. The work of CGM Open complements that of standards bodies, focusing on making Web graphics standards easy to adopt and practical to use in real world, open systems applications. Visit the CGM Open website.
ebXML - A set of specifications that together enable a modular electronic business framework. The vision of ebXML is to enable a global electronic marketplace where enterprises of any size and in any geographical location can meet and conduct business with each other through the exchange of XML based messages. ebXML is a joint initiative of the United Nations (UN/CEFACT) and OASIS, developed with global participation for global usage. Visit the ebXML website.
cXML - Commerce XML is an emerging standard for business-to-business e-commerce, supported by over 40 companies. Visit the cXML website
OAG - The Open Applications Group provides best practices and XML content for eBusiness and application integration. Visit the OAG website.
eCompany Now - The goal of eCompany Now magazine is to deliver great journalism that explains the successes (and failures) of companies great and small as they come to terms with the Web. We look at technology trends and discern what's real and long-lasting, and what's not. In addition, we write in practical terms for business people who want to know how to put the Web to work for their business. Visit the eCompany Now website.
InformationWeek - Provides news, articles, research, events and opinions around the information technology industry. Visit the InformationWeek website.