XML Schema

Type of document:
Recommendation
Organization:
W3C
Year:
2004
Description:
XML schemas provide a standard way to define the structure, content, and semantics of XML documents, thereby making it easier to share content and enable machine interpretation of content. XML Schema definition language provides the means to describe the structure and add constraints to XML documents, using namespaces.
Workflow stage:
1.2, 1.3, 1.8, 1.9
Business value:
XML schemas increase capabilities of XML document type definitions (DTDs) to be used for Internet-based business processes such as for e-commerce. The standard includes schemas for some common e-commerce transactions such as invoicing and purchase orders.
Web site:
http://www.w3.org/XML/Schema

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