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Re: Which 4 orgs can set de jure standards (was RE: SOAP and ebXML)

From: Mark Needleman - DRA <mneedlem@dra.com>
Date: Mon, 11 Dec 2000 11:16:31 -0600 (CST)
To: christopher ferris <chris.ferris@east.sun.com>
cc: "Tolkin, Steve" <Steve.Tolkin@FMR.COM>, xml-dist-app@w3.org
Message-ID: <Pine.OSF.3.95.1001211111509.26614A-100000@tourist.dra.com>
Christopher

if you include ANSI you need to include all of the standards organizations
in other countries like (i think) BIG in England, AFNOR in France DIn in
germany and all of the others

Mark Needleman
DRA


On Mon, 11 Dec 2000, christopher ferris wrote:

> UN/CEFACT
> ISO
> ITU 
> ANSI
> 
> Unless I am mistaken, this is the complete list.
> 
> Cheers,
> 
> Chris
> 
> "Tolkin, Steve" wrote:
> > 
> > Christopher Ferris [mailto:chris.ferris@east.sun.com] said:
> > UN/CEFACT, one of the co-sponsors of ebXML, is one of
> > only 4 organizations on the planet that can set de jure standards.
> > 
> > What are the others?
> > 
> > Steve
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