The End of the Office File Format War

Open XML has overwhelmingly been approved as an ISO / IEC standard (IS 29500) signaling the the end of the file formats war! More details can be found at Brian Jones’ Blog here and an extensive list of resources at Erika Ehrli’s Blog here. Watch a video demo from Brian Jones: [Apologies… stale video link…

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Open XML Buzz

There’s been a lot of buzz about Open XML and if you’re wondering how to ramp up quickly, then I’d highly recommend reading this excellent concise explanation by Wouter Van Vugt. Quite a number of Microsoft folks have written about the recent Open XML support from IBM and Google and here are some links if…

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