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VA Technical Reference Model v 20.4

Microsoft Extensible Markup Language (XML) Core Services (MSXML)
Microsoft Extensible Markup Language (XML) Core Services (MSXML) Technology

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Description: Microsoft Extensible Markup Language (XML) Core Services (MSXML) enables users to build XML-based applications that follow the World Wide Web Consortium (W3C) XML standards.

XML Core Services is an application for processing Extensible Style sheet Language Transformation (XSLT) in an XML file. Based on Microsoft`s Component Object Model (COM), XML Core Services is essentially an application programming interface (API) to an XML parser and the XPath processor. The parser organizes the XML data into a tree structure for processing, and the processor converts the XML to Hypertext Markup Language (HTML) for display. This technology does not contain a database.

Note: MSXML is considered by Microsoft to be `in-band,` meaning this technology is contained in a clean install of the operating system and does not need to be installed on top of Windows.
Technology/Standard Usage Requirements: Users must ensure their use of this technology/standard is consistent with VA policies and standards, including, but not limited to, VA Handbooks 6102 and 6500; VA Directives 6004, 6513, and 6517; and National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) standards, including Federal Information Processing Standards (FIPS). Users must ensure sensitive data is properly protected in compliance with all VA regulations. Prior to use of this technology, users should check with their supervisor, Information Security Officer (ISO), Facility Chief Information Officer (CIO), or local Office of Information and Technology (OI&T) representative to ensure that all actions are consistent with current VA policies and procedures prior to implementation.
Section 508 Information: This technology has not been assessed by the Section 508 Office. The Implementer of this technology has the responsibility to ensure the version deployed is 508-compliant. Section 508 compliance may be reviewed by the Section 508 Office and appropriate remedial action required if necessary. For additional information or assistance regarding Section 508, please contact the Section 508 Office at Section508@va.gov.
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Decision Source: TRM Mgmt Group
Decision Process: One-VA TRM v19.6
Decision Date: 06/27/2019
Introduced By: SCCM
Vendor Name: Microsoft
- The information contained on this page is accurate as of the Decision Date (06/27/2019).