strong-arming of the ISO process regarding Open XML, the
proprietary format of Microsoft Office, may be destroying its
legitimacy. (Picture from the IS-Thought Group.)
"In a memo sent following his last meeting as head of the
working group on WG1, which is handling
application to make the Word format an ISO standard as ECMA 376,
outgoing Governor Martin Bryan, an expert on SGML and XML, accused
the company of stacking his group..."