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Re: CORBA in XML?

From: <rschloss@us.ibm.com>
Date: Mon, 15 Nov 1999 22:27:04 -0500
To: www-rdf-interest@w3.org
Message-ID: <8525682B.0012F64A.00@D51MTA07.pok.ibm.com>
Pasqualino 'Titto' Assini wrote:

>>  > Dan Brickley wrote:
>>  of modelling the world. This isn't just RDF -- other examples include
>>  various ways of serialising eg Java and CORBA objects using XML.

> This is interesting, is there any attempt going on to produce an XML
> serialisation of CORBA objects ?

> An XML version of IIOP ?

     The OMG has created XMI, the XML Metadata Interchange format,
which allows UML models and objects built on MOF to be transported
in an XML syntax.  The base MOF concepts and the base RDF concepts
(statements, propertyNames, types) are fairly close.

     There is a library for application writers that need to
create or parse-and-read XMI documents located at
http://www.alphaworks.ibm.com/tech/xmltoolkit

     More about XMI, and about the OMG's plans for using
XML more broadly, are at http://www.omg.org/xml "CORBA & XML
Resource Page".

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Bob Schloss
IBM T. J. Watson Research Center
Hawthorne, New York, USA
Received on Monday, 15 November 1999 22:27:26 GMT

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