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HR Open Benefits Investigative Call

Wednesday, Sept. 10 at 11am Eastern

Many changes have occurred in the healthcare industry since the US Employee Benefits Enrollment specification was developed. The most notable changes are those introduced through the US Affordable Care Act.

This project will review industry requirements to determine enhancements to the HR-XML standards. The project may also consider an HR-JSON specification and international usage.

Register now for the HR Open Benefits Investigative Call on Wed., September 10 at 11am Eastern.

HR-XML is now HR Open Standards

HR-XML is re-emerging as HR Open Standards Consortium, Inc., the non-profit announced. The name reflects the organization’s renewed mission to not only champion the development of data exchange standards for the human resources community, but also to simplify integration between HR technology service providers.

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EU Commission Uses HR-XML Data Exchange Standards to Re-Balance European Labour Market

The European Commission, the newest member of HR Open Standards Consortium, is using the consortium's data exchange standards to build a mobile, interconnected European labour market that will quickly and easily match a greater number of resumes with job vacancies.

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Human Capital Management Companies Developing Standards for the Exchange of HR-XML Data Relating to Salary Surveys

New collaboration will provide value for HR benchmarking and market analysis around competitive total rewards

PRWeb Press Release

ADP, Oracle, Payscale, Towers Watson, and NASWA are developing a standard to electronically exchange Salary Survey data. Participants from these organizations are contributing their expertise to ensure the specification meets industry requirements. The process includes raw data sent from the employer or other participating entity to the survey vendor, and the published results.

If you are interested in participating, contact us at


HR Integration Standards

HR-XML Standards enable organizations to simplify the development process and integrate easily with other systems. HR-XML standards cover a wide range of HR process and specifications:

  • Assessments
  • Contingent Staffing
  • Employee Provisioing
  • Employee Benefits
  • Onboarding
  • Payroll
  • Performance Management
  • Recruiting
  • Screening
  • Stock Plans
  • Time Management

HR-XML 3.3 Specifications package was approved by the HR-XML Members and released to the public September 27, 2013.

Download HR-XML 3.3 specifications for Free


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