OASIS xNL 2.0

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Title: Extensible Name Language (xNL) Standard Description Document for W3C DTD/Schema


Category: Naming Standard Specification


Date: 5/31/2002


Creator: OASIS


URL: https://www.oasis-open.org/committees/ciq/Downloads/ciq_all.zip


Description: A standard for specifying person and organization names (as well as a number of related attributes such as former names, aliases, titles, generational identifiers. It does not provide matching rules for determining equivalence between names.


Privacy: Privacy is explicitly out of scope of the specification (q.v. section 4.4).


Security: Security is explicitly out of scope of the specification (q.v. section 4.4).


Interoperability: This standard is intended to provide an interoperable mechanism for representing human and organization names. It is used by SCAP Asset Identification 1.1 (for example) to represent names for those types of entities.


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