There have been no comments yet on Object Management Group’s application to the International Standards Organisation to become a submitter of PAS Publicly Available Specifications. It wants to have Corba and IIOP standardized. OMG’s applications comes after a first-round rejection of Sun Microsystems Inc’s plan to standardize Java by the same route. Comments on OMG’s submission are due by August 13th. A ballot is due October 10th.