• April 08, 2009 08 Apr'09

    UML-based SoaML attacks SOA services modeling issues

    The ModelPro modeling engine connects with the Cameo SOA+ suite to bring a more graphical approach to services modeling. Underlying the tools is SoaML, an emerging OMG-backed profile for UML.

  • June 13, 2007 13 Jun'07

    SOA governance, security concerns drive XACML interop

    The policy requirements of service-oriented architecture (SOA) require major vendors, including IBM, Oracle and BEA Systems Inc. to demonstrate XACML interoperability.

  • June 06, 2007 06 Jun'07

    Microsoft, Liberty join for Web services identity interop

    Liberty Alliance, Microsoft and VeriSign join Concordia Project in effort to bring interoperability to competing identity management technologies.

  • April 25, 2007 25 Apr'07

    Web 2.0 lacks the business impact of SOA, Burton warns

    The hype around Web 2.0 is justified for devotees of MySpace and fans of wikipedia, but there is no good business model for its adoption by corporations, say analysts at the Burton Group.

  • March 14, 2006 14 Mar'06

    SAML declares victory, closes in on a billion IDs

    The Liberty Alliance estimates that it will issue more than one billion SAML federated identities before the end of the year and now claims it has become the de facto identity management standard for Web services.

  • January 09, 2006 09 Jan'06

    Burton: Put Web services security on front burner

    Burton Group report says WS-Security is "ready for prime time" and enterprises should start building a comprehensive plan that encompasses both transport- and application-level security.

  • December 15, 2005 15 Dec'05

    SOA standards searched for maturity in 2005

    A host of Web services transaction and security specifications designed to improve quality of service hit the standards track in 2005. Design and implementation specifications also arose and JBI caused a dust up among Java vendors.

  • October 11, 2005 11 Oct'05

    Eight vendors pass SAML 2.0 sniff test

    Liberty Alliance says companies looking to adopt federated identity management technology have a growing list of choices.

  • September 19, 2005 19 Sep'05

    Oracle keeps aggressive pace with new app server

    The linchpin to Oracle's Fusion middleware, Oracle Application Server 10g Release 3 features advanced SOA capabilities, a new rules engine, and tighter integration.

  • August 04, 2005 04 Aug'05

    New security standards seek to establish trust

    With three more WS-* specs on their way to OASIS, and proof that multiple federated identity protocols can co-exist, the Web services world is getting more secure.

  • May 09, 2005 09 May'05

    Standards, tools vital to Web services security

    Converging standards, industry consolidation and specialized appliances are helping making Web services more secure, and manageable.

  • March 15, 2005 15 Mar'05

    OASIS ratifies long-awaited SAML 2.0

    OASIS approved the long-anticipated SAML Version 2.0 on Monday, formalizing a key standard for federated security.

  • March 07, 2005 07 Mar'05

    OASIS advances security standards

    OASIS took big strides with its security standards last week, ratifying XACML 2.0 and reaching several milestones with SAML 2.0.

  • February 14, 2005 14 Feb'05

    Liberty Alliance extends support for SAML 2.0

    The Liberty Alliance has released the public draft of its ID-WSF 2.0, which has been extended to support the OASIS SAML 2.0 specification.

  • September 09, 2004 09 Sep'04

    Fast Guide: Web services security

    Securing Web services is inherently challenging. Unlike traditional Web page interfaces, Web services directly expose core application logic, significantly increasing an organization's risk profile. We've compiled these resources to help you better ...