Re: Intranet pages

Ian Hickson wrote:
> ...
> Standards are important for cases where software from unrelated vendors 
> has to interoperate. By definition, content in a walled garden such as an 
> intranet is controlled by a single organisation, and therefore a standard 
> is unnecessary -- local conventions are a perfectly suitable substitute.

That is incorrect. For instance, many document management systems run 
only in intranets, yet they still need to support a wide variety of user 
agents (not controlled by the vendors of these systems).

 > ...

BR, Julian

Received on Wednesday, 5 August 2009 08:20:50 UTC