XML Encoding Rules (XER)

XML Encoding Rules is an encoding specification used by systems that use ASN.1. XER is specified in ITU-T Recommendation X.693. The name "XML encoding rules" was chosen as the encoding produced is conformant to the XML specifications defined by the W3C.

See Also: Abstract Syntax Notation One (ASN.1), Packed Encoding Rules (PER), Basic Encoding Rules (BER)