IBM WorkGroup will support the following open, industry standards: the Shamrock Document Coalition for document management; the Workflow Coalition for workflow automation; Component Integration Labs for the OpenDoc object container architecture; Vendor Independent Messaging (VIM); Mail API
(MAPI); Common Mail Call (CMC); and Calendaring and Scheduling (CSA).
Cruiser also supports MAPI, the Microsoft mail API
for connectivity to existing mail systems.
Both companies have committed to actively engineer the integration of the industry-standard mail API
for Microsoft Windows platforms, Messaging Applications Programming Interface (MAPI), with Digital's NAS-based X.