For the convenience of readers, an XHTML version with color-coded revision indicators is also provided; this version highlights each change due to an erratum published in the errata list for the previous edition, together with a link to the particular erratum in that list.
Most of the errata in the list provide a rationale for the change.
Markup encodes a description of the document's storage layout and logical structure.
XML provides a mechanism to impose constraints on the storage layout and logical structure.
This paper outlines the importance that data in contributing to information superiority and highlights the lack of data centric approach in attaining information superiority.
The paper also discusses the importance of verification and back tracking of information to ascertain the data, its source and context in validating information for its correctness, validity and accuracy.
Information superiority has been defined as a state that is achieved when a competitive advantage is derived from the ability to exploit a superior information position.
To achieve such a superior information position enterprises and nations, alike, must not only collect and record correct, accurate, timely and useful information but also ensure that information recorded is not lost to competitors due to lack of comprehensive security and leaks.It is a stable document and may be used as reference material or cited from another document.W3C's role in making the Recommendation is to draw attention to the specification and to promote its widespread deployment.Copyright © 2008 The Extensible Markup Language (XML) is a subset of SGML that is completely described in this document.Its goal is to enable generic SGML to be served, received, and processed on the Web in the way that is now possible with HTML.Further, enterprises that aim to attain information superiority must also ensure mechanisms of validating and verifying information to reduce the chances of mis-information.