Visual Basic NET Web services

  • December 15, 2010 15 Dec'10

    OData provides patterns for HTTP, JSON, data access

    Open Data Protocol, OData, is rapidly evolving. This Web protocol used for querying and updating data gives users a way to unlock data, freeing it from silos in today’s applications.

  • December 10, 2008 10 Dec'08

    Legacy modernization opens Windows for publisher

    Book publisher Simon & Schuster successfully modernizes legacy mainframe systems by porting COBOL applications to Microsoft .NET.

  • October 21, 2008 21 Oct'08

    BPM, SOA take coding out of .NET-based ERP customization

    With common Web 2.0 interfaces, SOA, and BPM, Epicor ERP business users and managers can make changes to business processes. In the past, that kind of customization had to be hand coded, requiring IT involvement.

  • October 06, 2008 06 Oct'08

    Microsoft modeling strategy: Work in progress

    After several years pursuing a modeling tool strategy focused on Domain Specific Languages (DSLs), Microsoft is broadening its approach to include more UML-related modeling tools. How these tools will work under the umbrella of the company's ...

  • July 09, 2008 09 Jul'08

    UML and SOA the Microsoft way

    Microsoft plans support for UML in its planned Oslo platform for model-driven SOA, but is not basing its new tools on that modeling language, explains Burley Kawasaki.

  • April 16, 2008 16 Apr'08

    Deutsche Post delivers .NET in Java CRM thanks to SOA

    An integration expert at Deutsche Post finds a way to bring .NET applications into a CRM system that is part of a Java-based service-oriented architecture (SOA).

  • October 30, 2007 30 Oct'07

    Microsoft's SOA vision: 'The model is the application'

    Microsoft is unveiling Oslo, its SOA product roadmap, which includes model-driven development tools in Visual Studio to allow users to design and deploy composite applications without coding.

  • June 27, 2006 27 Jun'06

    SOA project gets mother of all stress tests

    It was a dark and stormy night, 52,000 Austin Energy customers lost power and an SOA application that had just gone live came to the rescue.

  • June 01, 2005 01 Jun'05

    Elementool taps .NET for Web services strategy

    The provider of hosted project management software rewrote its site in .NET technologies and is beta-testing a Web services interface.

  • April 07, 2005 07 Apr'05

    JuggerNET bridges Java and .NET for health care

    Health care software provider IDX recently implemented JuggerNET to bridge the gap between Java-based middleware and .NET clients.

  • June 08, 2004 08 Jun'04

    Tivoli Access Manager supports .NET

    Developers can control access control for ASP.NET applications through Tivoli Access Manager.

  • May 27, 2004 27 May'04

    Microsoft approaches the enterprise development environment

    There is no "I" in team -- just ask Microsoft. Redmond announced at Tech Ed this week the Visual Studio 2005 Team System, development tools that support development teams and not just the individual programmer.

  • May 25, 2004 25 May'04

    Microsoft releases new Web services enablers

    At its TechEd conference, Redmond takes the wraps off new technology designed to ease the creation of Web services and enable service-oriented applications.

  • May 11, 2004 11 May'04

    Developers catching Mono beta release

    Mono is out in beta, and its creator Miguel de Icaza hopes it reaches epidemic proportions.

  • March 25, 2004 25 Mar'04

    WRQ joins Microsoft Visual Studio program

    Integration vendor WRQ joined the Visual Studio Industry Partner program, giving .NET developers access to legacy data via WRQ.