, in fact, inspired HTML and is a manifestation of the same basic idea, which is good.
The introduction of highly structured processes such as those required by SGML
also had a significant effect on the work of technical writers.
Appendix--The Role of XML and SGML
in Content Engineering
Although it is currently described using SGML
, OFX will soon be based on XML.
Although a number of vendors offer SGML-compliant products, SGML
is a complex technology requiring significant investment by the content provider.
* Standard generalized markup language: SGML
was developed between 1978 and 1986.
Rather than a Document Type Definition, it is a true subset of SGML
that maintains most of the parent's functionality with much less overhead.
is not limited to the markup scheme used on the Web or by any other particular kind of program: The SGML
specifications allow for the creation of any encoding scheme whatever, as long as it conforms to the basic rules of SGML
To produce a single portable database which conforms to current standards and to simplify our software construction problems, we adjusted the ACS' proprietary markup by changing to SGML
is an ISO standard for the description of text in machine-readable form, and converting to it helps feed into software systems that can mount databases of broad scope and diverse sources [Coombs et al.
, the acronym for standard generalized markup language and the standard code for converting text and graphic data for other output environments -- like the Internet's World Wide Web.
Data Tags and Financial Data Schedules--For EDGAR to recognize and sort through the data it receives, it uses computer-recognizable markers called SGML
The manuals are being composed and sent according to CALS specifications: using Standard Generalized Markup Language (SGML
) tagging, IGES translation of Class 11 engineering drawings, and Type 11 tiled raster data handling.