XML Applications

Seminar topics

The seminars present a standardization effort or an interesting application area related to XML. A seminar presentation gives an overview of the standard, its main features, and uses. It contains a description of the language, and some practical examples. Prepare also a small coding assignment for other students. Submit a report on you findings.

Seminars can be prepared in a team or individually. Choose one of the topics below. Before deciding, check that the effort is still current.

  1. Silverlight, Microsoft's development platform for Web, desktop, and mobile applications.

  2. XSLT 2.0 and XPath 2.0

  3. XMPP Extensible Messaging and Presence Protocol

  4. RosettaNet: electronic B-to-B commerce and standard vocabularies in electronics industry.

  5. RFID and its markup language Physical markup language PML home page.

  6. XML based standards for mobile applications http://www.w3.org/.

  7. W3C Internationalization Activity .

  8. Webservices, SOAP, Biztalk

  9. RSS feeds(Really Simple Syndication), different standards and current uses. See also a historical description.

  10. XUL, Extensible User Interface Language

  11. Documentation standard for computer hardware and software DocBook

  12. XBRL eXtensible Business Reporting Language.

  13. SDMX standards for the exchange of statistical information.

  14. Some other standard listed on the standards listing by PML.

Created by: Jaana Holvikivi
Updated: 18.3.2013