The submission, known as the Precision Graphics Markup Language (PGML), is a 2-D graphics language
that provides precise control of layout, fonts, color, and printing, which will result in Web pages with compelling text, images, and graphics, as well as dynamic events and animation, according to the company.
PCL 5 seamlessly integrates HP-GL/2 vector graphics, a standardization of the vector graphics language
in HP's popular pen plotters, which reduces the amount of data and time it takes to print business graphics.
However, the Navy expects the six other areas -- high-performance backplane bus, high-performance distribution network, network database management system, programming support environment, graphics language
and interface and high-performance local area network -- to be developed by industry with Navy participation.