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1 Introduction

This guide describes JOTM-BTP, the BTP extension of JOTM. It was contributed by Pierre-Yves Gibello and Xavier Spengler of ExperLog.
BTP (Business transaction Protocol) is a standard defined by the OASIS Consortium. BTP goal is to define XML-based technology for business transactions on the Internet. Business to business interactions on the Internet pose unique challenges; including transactions that span multiple enterprises and long lasting transactions. The interdependent workflows among multiple trading partners, which drive business transactions, need to be coordinated to ensure that the outcome of the transaction is reliable.

If you have any questions or comments on this BTP extension, do no hesitate to let us ( know.

Jeff Mesnil 2003-05-15