This chapter describes how to use the XML Web Interface to deliver content to external portal frameworks and Web application environments. The XML interface provides industry-standard integration to third-party development environments, such as ASP and JSP, as well as providing a model consistent with emerging Web technologies. The XML interface can be used across all Siebel business applications, although some specialized applets may have limited support for this interface.
Developers can configure Siebel applications to support different markups, such as cHTML and xHTML, by combining the XML interface with XSL style sheets and the EAI XSLT business service.
This chapter contains the following high-level topics: