Introduction to XML

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Useful links

RFID development

Electronic invoicing in Finland:

Finvoice.
TIEKE presentation in Finnish.

Web Intelligence, the Finnish AI seminar "Älykäs verkko" 2.-3.9.2004 - in Finnish but many presentations are in English

Examples of XML data distribution in practice

RSS feeds

RSS stands for 'Rich Site Summary', its later version is referred to as 'Really Simple Syndication' a historical description

A BBC article on RSS.

RSS instructions: http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/help/3223484.stm
What is RSS

BBC news rss
also the Finnish broadcasting company Yle RSS data
Infoworld: IT news http://www.infoworld.com/rss/news.xml
Data security http://www.infoworld.com/rss/security.xml

http://www.gnu.org/licenses/gpl.xml

Other applications

http://www.w3.org/2000/04/schema_hack

Amazon.com: XML databases, output formatting, SOAP calls for calling sections from the database
www.ebay.com inter auction sends mobile services in XML

http://www.gnu.org/licenses/gpl.xml

Descriptive root files in Apache and Tomcat servers

Pharmaca Fennica pharmaceutical information is collected in XML and published as PDF

Comments on your work

A phonebook
Another phonebook
Still another phonebook
Example phonebook
A CD collection

An example how templates are applied to all cases when they are applicable:
main document car.xml
a small document to be added alfa.xml
a small document to be added fiat.xml
transformation that puts all of them together and creates a valid xml instance staf.xsl

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Created by: Jaana Holvikivi
Updated: 22.4.2015