"As the battle over XML document standards heats up, Microsoft
is gearing up its campaign to drive the adoption of its Office Open
XML (OOXML) format in the lead up to a crucial ISO ballot
resolution meeting scheduled for the end of this month. And Asia
could play a significant role in determining the outcome.
"Microsoft officials are upbeat that efforts to address the
concerns and proposals by ISO members from around the world is
bearing fruit, and will lead to the wider adoption of OOXML..."