Accredited Standards Committee X12 Accredited Standards Committee X12 ASC X12 _6991140d-4c1f-497f-b6e6-ba64497b0d99 To be the recognized cross-industry forum to build and support electronic data exchange standards, related documents and products that are available for use worldwide. _d73d39de-c4ed-49cb-98a3-ee4ba4593953 ASC X12 brings together business and industry professionals in a cross-industry forum to develop and support electronic data exchange standards and related documents for the national and international marketplace to enhance business processes, reduce costs and expand organizational reach. _eca2f7a0-f6d4-402d-ad69-e087f7b8b69e X12 EDI Syntax Continue to develop and enhance business message standards based on the X12 EDI syntax _3ccb79c5-4259-43c9-9dd6-1997fd70362e 1 ba9c788e-0356-41eb-bce9-312f80a438d2 ac43e8fe-46ee-40e5-bf94-25e02ef9e0dc d0516178-e83d-4cbf-acdd-297ebf1e1960 UN/CEFACT Continue to collaborate with UN/CEFACT to develop and enhance business message standards based on UN/EDIFACT _d26cc945-08e0-4386-a454-8b888c7e9b65 2 92188d39-dcbb-4e99-a348-299d5cef8ff0 8cba415c-7fc6-4f31-9efa-4f92792dd267 99097c19-c410-42ed-969f-4f714cc4116b XML Develop business message standards based on the XML syntax _88cdee54-7bec-419c-82e7-849db9cfb0e8 3 ASC X12 recognizes that implementers of these standards will be best served if organizations that build and maintain XML-based business message standards use a consistent approach. ASC X12 will collaborate with UN/CEFACT to develop a single message design architecture, XML Schema syntax and XML design rules and guidelines. Syntax and Design Rules XML-based business message standards will be developed according to a consistent set of rules with the intent to convert these messages to a single message design architecture, XML Schema syntax and XML design rules and guidelines when these are agreed upon. _3e253be1-3fd0-45aa-8cc3-c07e52912a24 3.1 22989629-d24f-4140-920f-b90c40258f02 df8b44b7-4812-4011-adb0-8597fee21972 Core Components Use UN/CEFACT core components when these meet the business needs of ASC X12 business message standards. ASC X12 will develop additional components as needed. _5563ccaa-f80e-47e6-a03d-76d075bc1c6e 3.2 Components developed by ASC X12 will be submitted to UN/CEFACT for incorporation into the UN/CEFACT core component directory. c355340c-a8cc-45b2-9fda-7d8d3e006c8b 25514ede-96d4-41cd-a758-7ca5d5d2f570 Harmonization Harmonize the content and structure of its XML-based business message standards with those eventually managed by UN/CEFACT, as much as is practical, with the intent to have only one set of global business message standards to satisfy the same purpose. _585f4fe7-02ec-49de-a966-7296ff29e399 3.3 aae7a1bb-088a-400d-a3c6-9ff3e3ae6788 e97c50a4-d564-4f15-8c87-7c902fb72e62 Other Organizations Engage other organizations which are developing XML-based business messages, in order to ensure that the XML-based business message standards developed by ASC X12 incorporate the broadest possible representation of business needs and technical considerations. _b7b14a86-5a28-492c-acf2-ca7d95c8943a 3.4 d7e1bea0-acd4-4aee-887a-443d89bf1c80 7df2cf13-9944-4692-9960-b14ac3e0acd5 2010-02-08 http://www.x12.org/x12org/about/X12Strategy.cfm Arthur Colman (www.drybridge.com) colman@drybridge.com Submit error.