June 30th, 2009

The purpose of the MPEG eXtensible Middleware (MXM) standard is to promote the extended use of digital media content through increased interoperability and accelerated development of components, solutions and applications. This is achieved by specifying

  1. The MXM architecture
  2. The MXM components (by reference)
  3. The MXM components APIs
  4. The MXM applications API
  5. The inter-MXM communication protocols

Further information can be found here. The document can be downloaded here.

The MXM vision as presented during the 1st International MXM Developer’s Day at Queen Mary University London, UK, June 30.