SOA standards

  • November 11, 2010 11 Nov'10

    WS-I completes its work

    The Web Services Interoperability group (WS-I) has completed work on some basic profiles and at the same time announced the completion of the organization's work. Stewardship over WS-I's assets, operations and mission will move to the OASIS ...

  • May 12, 2008 12 May'08

    Mule architect sees REST with Atom rising, UDDI fading

    While SOAP and WSDL caught on, UDDI, the third leg of the Web services stool, has never enjoyed much popularity even as governance became more important to SOA. Dan Diephouse, the creator of XFire and software architect at MuleSource Inc., discusses...

  • February 19, 2008 19 Feb'08

    Data services pain points have become an SOA target for JBoss

    At JBoss World Orlando, Craig Muzilla, VP of middleware business at Red Hat Inc., discussed data services, MetaMatrix and SOA governance. He delved into the common data services issues and future goals regarding open source governance.

  • January 15, 2008 15 Jan'08

    MuleSource debuts REST-based SOA registry/repository

    With the release today of an open source registry/repository, MuleSource seeks to be the Wal-Mart of service-oriented architecture (SOA) governance vendors.

  • January 04, 2008 04 Jan'08

    Boubez: SOA virtualization, SLAs and access control policy

    In part 1 of this interview with Toufic Boubez, chief technology officer for XML networking vendor Layer 7 Technologies Inc., he said the WS-Policy standard work at W3C is complete and that standard is being implemented. In part 2, he explains that ...

  • May 17, 2007 17 May'07

    Where SOA standards matter: The SAP view

    Jeff Anders, director of solution marketing SAP AG's NetWeaver Developer Platform, was at JavaOne this month making a pitch for the new NetWeaver Composition Environment tool for standards-based service-oriented architecture (SOA) development. He ...

  • April 19, 2007 19 Apr'07

    Burton: IBM SOA registry/repository competes with UDDI

    The good news is that IBM has produced a technologically solid registry/repository, says a Burton Group report, but the bad news is that it largely ignores UDDI and works best with SOA implementations based exclusively on the WebSphere platform.

  • March 20, 2007 20 Mar'07

    eBay pilot takes RIA Web services direct to desktop

    Using the alpha version of Adobe's just announced Apollo runtime, eBay developers have created a pilot application that bypasses browser technology to link PC and Mac desktop applications directly to eBay's Web services.

  • February 15, 2007 15 Feb'07

    SOA event apps range from Wall St. to online gaming

    Complex event processing is emerging as a complement to Web services and SOA in the stock trading world, but it's not all that serious as one gaming application indicates.

  • February 08, 2007 08 Feb'07

    Forrester narrows list of specs for Web services

    The number of standards and specifications for Web services messaging may seem overwhelming, but Forrester analyst Randy Heffner has narrowed it down to a few for tech conservatives and a few more for the more daring.

  • February 07, 2007 07 Feb'07

    Burton Group sizes up the SOA registry landscape

    On the heels of last year's SOA registry/repository feeding frenzy, Burton Group's Anne Thomas Manes sizes up the current market, noting that UDDI v3 compliance is necessary, but far from sufficient.

  • February 06, 2007 06 Feb'07

    Anne Thomas Manes: Why SOA needs UDDI now

    The original definition of Web services included SOAP, WSDL and UDDI, but the latter was often ignored, until now, as a Burton Group report says UDDI v3.0 is emerging as a key standard for SOA registry and repository technology.

  • January 24, 2007 24 Jan'07

    XQuery, the SQL for SOA, wins final W3C approval

    W3C finally approved XQuery 1.0, a language that it believes will provide SOA and Web services developers a standard way of handling XML data, much as SQL did for relational data in the client/server era.

  • December 26, 2006 26 Dec'06

    The top SOA/Web services stories of 2006, part 1

    This first of two year-in-review articles includes WS-Policy, agile development, the changing ESB and Eclipse getting more involved with SOA and Web services.

  • 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.