Books by Alan Kotok

Alan Kotok and Sharon Kotok
Published: April 2013
Price: $0.99 US

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Read an excerpt from Cienfuegos Rainbow (PDF). Kindle edition
ISBN: 978-0-9893461-1-5

E-pub edition
ISBN: 978-0-9893461-0-8

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ebXML: The New Global Standard for Doing Business on The Internet

Alan Kotok and David R.R. Webber
ISBN: 0735711178
Published: August 2001
Price: $34.99 US
Pages: 339

Published by New Riders Publishing and Que Books

Electronic format: Safari Bookshelf, O'Reilly Publishing

Official book Web site

The book provides business people with a highly readable explanation of Electronic Business XML (ebXML), a new specification recognized worldwide for connecting companies and exchanging messages and services. The ebXML specification shows companies of any size, including government and not-for-profit organizations, how to establish business processes, locate trading partners, exchange messages, translate among terminology used in different industries, and integrate the transactions with their current data-exchange protocols.

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ebXML: The New Global Standard for Doing Business on The Internet

Alan Kotok and David R.R. Webber
Chinese translation (September 2002)

ISBN: 9867790065

Available from Pearson Education Taiwan Ltd

Core Components: Delivering on the ebXML Promise.

MightyWords.Com, October 2001, 71 pp., ISBN 0717319393

This e-book discusses Electronic Business XML or ebXML, the global standard for conducting e-business, and focuses on the part of ebXML that deals with business semantics, called core components. It provides an overview of this innovative technology, to help business people begin planning for its adoption and benefits.

PDF format | Free download available

Handbook of EDI - 2003

Thompson/RIA, November 2003, ISBN 0791351114. This reference book provides a management overview of electronic data interchange and related technologies.

Available from the publisher's Web site.

Print Communications and the Electronic Media Challenge

Jelmar Publishing, June 1997, ISBN 1885067054
Co-author: Ralph Lyman. The book outlines new technologies that enable print publishers to deliver messages with the precision and efficiency of their electronic competitors.

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