Published by Data Interchange Standards Association

Retail exchange upgrades synchronization features
23 December 2002 — Transora, a provider of data synchronization solutions to the consumer products industry, today announced that its TDC Version 3.0 is now available that enables manufacturers to standardize the method in which they synchronize data with trading partners.

Shippers group discusses EDI role to meet Customs rules
23 December 2002 — Complying with newly issued Customs security requirements was the primary topic of the first Shippers for International Electronic Logistics Data (SHIELD) meeting held in Red Bank, N.J. on 4 December 2002.
W3C issues draft Web services international scenarios
23 December 2002 — The World Wide Web Consortium’s (W3C’s) Web Services Task Force of the Internationalization Working Group has released the first working draft of Web Services Internationalization Usage Scenarios.

Agentless Web services monitor unveiled
23 December 2002 — Freshwater Software, a vendor of agentless systems and Web monitoring, today unveiled what it says is the industry’s first agentless product for monitoring Web Services.

No Daily Wire, 24-25 December
Because of the Christmas holiday, DISA will not publish the Daily Wire on Tuesday and Wednesday 24-25 December 2002. We will resume the Daily Wire on 26 December. We wish everyone a happy holiday season.