The aim of this working group is to define an XML-based language, the Data Format Description Language (DFDL), for describing the structure of binary and textual files and data streams so that their format, structure, and metadata can be exposed.

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Latest news

Latest DFDL WG Call
Added by Steve Hanson 15 days ago

How IBM® z/Transaction Processing Facility makes use of DFDL
IBM® z/Transaction Processing Facility (z/TPF) is a high-volume, high-throughput transaction processor. z/TPF has made extensive use of IBM DFDL to solve several challenges in an open and extensible manner.
Added by Steve Hanson 18 days ago

DFDL talk at ApacheCon 2018 Montreal
Mike Beckerle presented DFDL and Apache Daffodil (Incubating) at ApacheCon 2018 in Montreal
Added by Michael Beckerle 9 months ago

Announcing Apache Daffodil (Incubating) release 2.2.0
Apache Daffodil (Incubating) version 2.2.0 has been released
Added by Michael Beckerle 9 months ago

Apache Daffodil (incubating) 2.1.0 released
Daffodil is now "Apache Daffodil (incubating)" and version 2.1.0 released
Added by Michael Beckerle about 1 year ago

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