TELECOMWORLDWIRE-29 June 2000-Microsoft unveils new version of BizTalk Framework
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NEON is endorsing the Microsoft BizTalk Framework
and BizTalk products and tools, and is joining the BizTalk steering committee.
is a set of guidelines for how to publish schema in XML and how to use XML messages to easily integrate software programs to build rich new solutions, according to Microsoft.
The brand new BizTalk Server supports Microsoft's XML-based BizTalk framework
for e-commerce schemas, and will be Microsoft's own implementation of the Framework.
As well as hosting the draft specs, the BizTalk site has been built as an open repository for the submission and publication of BizTalk Framework
In other news, Microsoft says that the American Petroleum Institute and several energy technology companies have decided to support the XML-based BizTalk Framework
for e-commerce and application integration.
Microsoft Corp and Ariba Inc will work together to integrated Ariba's Commerce XML (cXML) with Microsoft's BizTalk framework
to define schema for communicating catalogs, orders and other e- commerce transactions.
Inforbank Electronic Commerce System, an e-procurement specialist, has announced support for Microsoft's BizTalk Framework
Extensible Markup Language neutral platform and will submit its Inforbank InTrade Corporate Purchasing schema into the BizTalk Org schema repository.
Encapsulated host functionality then can be fully integrated within the BizTalk framework
Org web site to serve as an open repository for the submission and publication of XML-based BizTalk Framework
schemas, the formation of a steering committee to manage the web site, and draft specifications for the BizTalk Framework
, available on the BizTalk.
This interoperability uses the new product, Commerce One Gateway for Microsoft BizTalk Framework
, announced earlier this year by Microsoft and Commerce One.
com is pursuing the deployment of enhanced Talent Supply Management solutions on the Microsoft Platform collaborating with industry standards for data interchange using XML and the BizTalk framework