Using industry standard data formats with WebSphere ESB and DB2 Version 9 pureXML
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Date archived: November 22, 2016 | First published: June 13, 2007
Within the context of service orientation, the use of standardized message formats is receiving increased attention. Message formats have been standardized for many industries, including insurance, financial trading, the federal government, and others. Using the healthcare industry and the Health Level 7 (HL7) standard as examples, this article presents a scenario that shows how using WebSphere® Enterprise Service Bus and DB2® Version 9 pureXML can help a pharmaceutical company satisfy legal obligations for exposing standardized data about its products. The approach presented can be applied to all other XML-based industry-specific standards. This content is part of the IBM WebSphere Developer Technical Journal.
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