An XML Alternative for Performance and Security: ASN.1

Mundy, Darren and Chadwick, David W. (2004) An XML Alternative for Performance and Security: ASN.1. IEEE IT Professional, 6 (1). pp. 30-36. ISSN 1520-9202 . (Full text available)

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Performance tests of XML and ASN.1 found that signed complex XML messages can be up to 1,000 percent slower to decode than an equivalent ASN.1 message.

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Subjects: Q Science > QA Mathematics (inc Computing science) > QA 76 Software, computer programming,
Divisions: Faculties > Science Technology and Medical Studies > School of Computing > Security Group
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Date Deposited: 24 Nov 2008 18:01
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