New & Notable
January 06, 2006
In the second of four SearchWebServices.com Year in Preview interviews with industry experts, Iona Technologies Inc. chief technology officer Eric Newcomer talks about how the Eclipse Foundation intends to make its mark on SOA and what to expect ...
December 05, 2005
JBoss Inc. has acquired the proprietary Arjuna Transaction Service Suite with the plans of turning it into an open source offering and adding to the company's developing SOA platform.
October 12, 2005
Three new Web services specifications concerning transactions have become formal projects inside the OASIS standards body with the hope that all three become full-fledged standards within a year.
August 29, 2005
According to IBM's top standards developers, a wave of new specifications for reliable messaging, transactions and automated business processes using Web services should enter standards bodies before the end of the year.
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WSTx (Web Services Transaction) is a set of XML markup specifications designed to permit the use of open, standard protocols for secure, reliable transactions across the Web... (Continued) Continue Reading
WS-Policy is an abbreviation for the Web Services Policy specifications, members of the core Web Services architecture specifications... (Continued) Continue Reading
WS-AtomicTransaction, also called Web Services Atomic Transaction or WS-AT, is a specification that defines how single transactions are carried out based on WS-Coordination and WS-Transaction, companion specifications for information exchange in ... Continue Reading
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In this tip, Daniel Rubio addresses many of the issues and approaches to working with transactions in the context of Web services. Continue Reading
This paper by Dr. Srinivas Padmanabhuni of Infosys Technologies Ltd. identifies the main requirements of Web services transactions. It then proceeds to look at the two main protocols proposed for Web services transactions in literature: (a) Oasis's ... Continue Reading
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Are Web services bogged down by competing identity federation specifications? Two ZapThink senior analysts don't think so. Continue Reading
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A SearchWebServices.com member asks one of our experts "What type of transaction support do current SOA platforms provide?" Read the response or pose a question of your own. Continue Reading