ALPNET, Inc., a supplier of worldwide translation and product localization services, announced the signing of a strategic alliance agreement with Sorman Information to jointly market and provide Industrial Information Services to the global industrial community.Sorman Information AB is a European market leader in the area of information management systems, software development and content creation for advanced industrial information applications.Sorman has been active in the international SGML/XML community and has developed the SplitVision information delivery and browsing software. http://www.alpnet.com, http://www.sorman.se.
Blue Angel Technologies Tuesday announced MetaDoor InterChange, an XML authoring tool that generates XML from desktop applications like Microsoft Word and Excel. MetaDoor InterChange separates the data entry process from the record structure so that data entry forms can hide XML from users. MetaDoor InterChange is the latest addition to Blue Angel’s suite of XML enabled software solutions. MetaDoor InterChange will be available January 15, 1999 and is priced at $49 per seat. www.blueangeltech.com.