There are two documents you may find useful for working with SOX.

The SOX document you will find most helpful in your work is:

  • SOX Tutorial: PDF, 198k (This document covers the basic and advanced features of the SOX language, including namespaces, inheritance, and polymorphism.)
  • The SOX v2.0 specification is available via Commerce One's SOX download area and the current SOX World-Wide Web Consortium submission is available at Both sites will also report on the ongoing XML schema efforts, and Commerce One will provide examples by updating the schematized version of xCBL.