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   RE: [xml-dev] How Much of the Data in The World Is In XML Format?

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What a fun question.  Forget the numbers -- how does one 
even begin to define "the world's data"?

Are we measuring in bytes or characters?
Do copies count?  Caches?  Spam?  Video?

- Chris

-----Original Message-----
From: Bullard, Claude L (Len) [mailto:len.bullard@intergraph.com] 
Sent: Thursday, June 08, 2006 10:18 AM
To: XML Developers List
Subject: [xml-dev] How Much of the Data in The World Is In XML Format?

"..about 40 percent of the world's data is in an XML format. "


I wonder where he got that number.  I am doubtful.


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