EDGAR Online, Inc., a provider of value-added business and financial information on global companies to financial, corporate, and advisory professionals, has announced that Microsoft is presenting EDGAR Online as a featured partner in its XBRL scenario within the Solution Showcase for the Microsoft Office System. Microsoft features EDGAR Online and its I-Metrix Suite of eXtensible Business Reporting Language (XBRL) products on a Web page highlighting solutions that use XBRL to enhance the power of Microsoft Office to solve critical business issues. XBRL is a royalty free, open specification that uses XML-based data tags to describe financial data in business reports and databases. The Showcase is located at www.edgar-online.com/products/imetrix.aspx.
(www.edgar-online.com; www.microsoft.com; www.xbrl.org)