XML - Extensible Markup Language - Advanced

Course Abstract

This course gives a detailed and operational understanding of XML. Focus is on what XML is used for and how the different technologies work. Through theory and several practical exercises, the participants get a deep understanding of XML based technologies.

Topics Covered

  • Introduction to basic XML and namespaces
  • Insight into XML syntax and validation
  • Review of XML schemas (XSD)
  • Analysis of the data type definition (DTD)
  • Transformations of XML, via XPath, XSLT and XQuery
  • Formatting XML for viewing in a browser, using Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
  • XML and databases
  • XML and Web services


A shorter version of this course, same topics and with only a few practical exercises is available. Could this be a better match for your needs take a look at our XML - Extensible Markup Language - Foundation course.

Target Audience

The course is designed for developers, project managers, architects and others that need knowledge to build XML documents and rules/transformations for these, as well as people who have to exchange data and information with other companies and organizations.

Learning Objectives

  • Create and work with XML and related technologies
  • Work with XML data, schemas, data definitions and syntax
  • Work with XML transformations and rules
  • Work with XML databases and Web services
  • Due to more in-depth exercises, have more practical knowledge and experience in solving XML based tasks

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