SGML

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SGML

Standard Generalised Markup Language. The international standard (ISO) for specifying the structure and content of electronic documents, and identifying elements in a text document which can interpreted by other markup languages—e.g., HTML, XML, DHTML.
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A highly respected pioneer within the voice industry, Voxeo was among the first to utilize the power of web markup languages and servers to empower telephony application development.
0 to the W3C's Voice Browser Working Group, which agreed to adopt it as the basis for the development of a W3C dialog markup language.
com and is the first time the artificial intelligence markup language has been simplified and deployed for use by small business owners.
Ascentium Corporation, a leading northwest technology and marketing consulting firm, today announced it has completed the acquisition of LMJ Consulting LLC, a Redmond-based technology firm specializing in interactive, data-driven software solutions using Scalable Vector Graphics (SVG) and eXtensible Markup Language (XML).
6,882,995, entitled Automatic Query and Transformative Process, to Vignette for its unique method of retrieving information in a markup language through a query engine and presenting the information in any targeted markup language.
XML 2005 is the latest in IDEAlliance's series of conferences devoted to the Extensible Markup Language, a worldwide standard that enables data compatibility across different computing systems.