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By Alex Ceponkus

Taking a look earlier a lot of the hype surrounding XML, utilized XML offers a real-world advisor to the XML utilized in the newest browsers and server-side options. Approachable but full of invaluable specifics approximately XML criteria, this booklet fills a useful area of interest for any IS expert, together with Java developers.The outstanding characteristic this is the readability of the authors' presentation and their real-world examples utilizing present instruments. they begin off with the "big photograph" approximately XML and its strength for permitting present day companies to constitution and bring facts over the web. The publication then covers the entire fundamentals with an entire travel of the proper XML criteria like DTDs, XML DOM, and XSL (for exhibiting XML data).Because XML continues to be a reasonably new expertise, many books waft into conception. no longer so with utilized XML, which facilities on present day instruments (like web Explorer five and numerous XML parsers for Java). The booklet anchors his dialogue of XML criteria with real-world examples utilizing an internet procuring website powered through ASPs and Java. there's additionally reliable insurance of the XML record version, together with many transparent diagrams explaining the hierarchical association of XML facts. If you have been baffled through extra summary reasons of XML, this advisor is pretty much as good as any for buying you begun with this strong general. For the Java programmer, examples of utilizing Java to parse and demonstrate XML info can be useful.Now that XML has moved into the mainstream, it stands able to do actual paintings on the web. Any IS expert who's contemplating XML for supplying company information can make the most of this able and effective journey of the benefits of XML for modern day companies"

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Seven years ago, the Internet Revolution began, and its promise of a new future for every facet of human life was made by all industry pundits. The reality is that we are not there yet. We’ve certainly come a long way, but we are still at the beginning. HTML was a tremendous leap forward, but it was not enough. XML fills in where HTML could not. The support that XML has mustered from all facets of the industry is unprecedented by every measure. This is a technology that has success written all over it, so much so, that we will go so far as to say that the only way it could fail is if humanity were to unplug the Internet.

In XML, the actual markup serves several purposes: • It provides a fairly simple and standardized syntax that XML parsers can use for resolving the information it describes. • The markup provides a rich method of describing the hierarchical structure of the content by breaking the content information (character data) into chunks called elements that in turn are further described by attributes. The hierarchical structure of the entire document is described through the usage of markup. An XML document can be roughly broken down into three generic sections of markup collections: • Prolog • Document Type Definition (optional) • Root Element Each of these sections is further broken down into more detailed structures.

Rules of eighth grade math. Nesting tags in XML documents is fine and is strongly encouraged from a design perspective. However, you cannot overlap tags. Here’s an example of an XML clip that contains nested tags: Contents of third tag There is a hierarchy that is implicitly defined by the above structure. Here’s an example of an unacceptable (that is, not well formed) XML snippet with overlapping tags.

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