Binary XML specification
The binary XML specification describes Extensible Dynamic Binary XML DB2 Client/Server Binary XML Format (XDBX).
Binary XML format is an external representation of an XML value, which can be used for exchange of XML data between a client and a data server. The binary representation provides efficient XML parsing, which can result in performance improvements for XML data exchange. The attached document includes the complete text of the Extensible Dynamic Binary XML DB2 Client/Server Binary XML Format specification, Version 1.0.