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

From: Henry Lowe <hlowe@omg.org>
Date: Mon, 11 Dec 2000 13:19:41 -0500
Message-Id: <4.1.20001211131807.03f634d0@emerald.omg.org>
To: christopher ferris <chris.ferris@east.sun.com>
Cc: "Tolkin, Steve" <Steve.Tolkin@FMR.COM>, xml-dist-app@w3.org
If you include ANSI, you must also include all the other countries 
standards bodies, e.g., BSI (UK), AFNOR (UK), AENOR (spain).
ANSI is US only.

Best regards,
Henry
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At 11:33 AM 12/11/2000 -0500, 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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