PracticePeople In PracticeOil companies develop XML

Oil companies develop XML

Some of the world's leading oil companies are to collaborate on developing standards using XML.

The move is part of a trend for collaboration within individual industries. The oil giants have set themselves a target of three months to develop and implement an XML standard for exchanging North Sea oilwell data for a variety of business processes. Chris Harris-Jones, consultant at analyst Ovum, said organisations would increasingly get together and agree business standards for XML.

Links

XBRL in bid to accelerate development

Related Articles

Is inefficiency stealing your time and money?

Accounting Firms Is inefficiency stealing your time and money?

4m Emma Smith, Managing Editor
CIMA elects new president

Institutes CIMA elects new president

4m Emma Smith, Managing Editor
Transparent currency trade: How to achieve costs visibility

Governance Transparent currency trade: How to achieve costs visibility

4m Emma Smith, Managing Editor
Magma Group announces merger, partner promotions

Accounting Firms Magma Group announces merger, partner promotions

8m Emma Smith, Managing Editor
MHA MacIntyre Hudson advises on management buy-out

Accounting Firms MHA MacIntyre Hudson advises on management buy-out

8m Emma Smith, Managing Editor
Introduction to KPMG UK’s new leadership team

Accounting Firms Introduction to KPMG UK’s new leadership team

5m Emma Smith, Managing Editor
EY appoints head of UK Infrastructure Asset Intelligence practice

Accounting Firms EY appoints head of UK Infrastructure Asset Intelligence practice

6m Emma Smith, Managing Editor
FRP Advisory expands operation with new office, partner appointments

Accounting Firms FRP Advisory expands operation with new office, partner appointments

8m Emma Smith, Managing Editor