The Chicken or the Egg?

On Balance

One of the less exciting but more important endeavors in our industry is the development of standards. Everyone agrees that standardizing the delivery or formatting of content can help streamline processes and reduce costs, yet few organizations seem willing to actually adopt them.

RIXML is one of the standards facing this problem. For months it has appeared to be at an impasse between users, which are waiting for off-the-shelf RIXML-compatible products, and vendors, which are waiting