Synopses & Reviews
"Strategic XML" analyses the IT systems of a typical large corporationand gives specific, fully-functional examples that show how XML can solve problems today while positoning your company for the demands of tomorrow. "Strategic XML" addresses: XML Web content publishing, asimple workflow system, an offline order processing system, SOAP client and server examples, legacy system integration (using COBOL), and aunified Web and print documentation system based on XML and XSL.
This book is primarily designed to describe the landscape of a typical large enterprise in terms of where XML can be successfully adopted as a data format. The examples give almost equal time to MS and non-MS applications, reflecting the increasingly mixed nature of development in large companies.