Mark Cheek wrote:
> Just how close are 'they' to forming an XML standard that can be used in
> place of, or conjunction with EDI? and who are 'they'? the x12 group?
> my employer writes b2b eCommerce apps that are dropped into existing EDI
> and non-EDI infrastructures... it would be nice to offer low-cost XML
> alternatives... that are EDI/OBI compliant.
> thanks for your time,
Who ever they are I have not a clue, an EDI standard is not yet set,
grate thing about XML is that if you create an EDI spec a little XML
passer can transform it like magic else it would not be so exciting, I
made my own spec which was Edifact like but a lot more verbose but since
its so rich it may become our data format.