"Amid allegations of improper lobbying, the odds are looking
good for Microsoft Relevant Products/Services's Open XML document
format to win approval as a standard from the International
Organization for Standardization (ISO).
"The U.S. representative group to the body voted Wednesday to
approve the format on September 2. In a poll last week, the
International Committee for Information Technology Standards voted
12-3 to cast a 'yes with comments' vote in favor of Open XML.
Wednesday's ballot finalized that position..."
Some of the products that appear on this site are from companies from which QuinStreet receives compensation. This compensation may impact how and where products appear on this site including, for example, the order in which they appear. QuinStreet does not include all companies or all types of products available in the marketplace.