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Reuters: "Get Microsoft vote in perspective, says ISO chief"
Reuters European Technology Correspondent, Georgina Prodhan , has an interesting article " Get Microsoft vote in perspective, says ISO chief " based on an interview with ISO Secretary-General Alan Bryden in which he told Reuters the uproar that erupted...
Baker & McKenzie paper compares Microsoft's OSP with Sun & IBM's equivalents.
Leading international law firm, Baker & McKenzie , have posted an updated* paper entitled " Standardisation and Licensing of Microsoft’s Office Open XML File Formats ":- This paper was commissioned by Microsoft and seeks to address and clarify any...
Mapping the Office Binary File Formats to OpenXML
Brian Jones provides the text of one of Ecma's responses to the comments received from National Standards Bodies to DIS29500 that pertain to mapping from the binary formats to OpenXML:- We believe that Interoperability between applications conforming...
Burton Group report on ODF/OOXML will "ruffle some feathers"
Earlier today the Burton Group released a free (registration required) report authored by Guy Creese ( bio ) and Peter O'Kelly ( bio ) and titled " What’s Up, .DOC? ODF, OOXML, and the Revolutionary Implications of XML in Productivity Applications " Guy...
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