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Interviews about WS-TX
Mark Little on Transactions, Web Services and REST
Jun 24, 2008
In this interview, recorded at QCon London 2008, Red Hat Director of Standards and Technical Development Manager for the SOA platform Mark Little talks about extended transaction models, the history of transaction standardization, their role for web services and loosely coupled systems, and the possibility of an end to the Web services vs. REST debate.
Articles about WS-TX
Making Sense of all these Crazy Web Service Standards
Michele Leroux Bustamante
May 16, 2007
Michele Leroux Bustamante explains the most relevant WS-* standards used today in terms of their actual implementation among WS platforms (with a focus on Java and .NET), their level of adoption and readiness. If you are new to web services or to the WS* protocols, or you are having difficulty keeping up with the pace of change in this area, this article should help.
A History of Extended Transactions
May 10, 2006
ACID transactions don't work for long-lived use cases. This article documents historic approaches taken in the CORBA and J2EE communities toward extended transactions, how SOA is a more natural fit, and why WS-TX & WS-CAF may finally hold the answer.
News about WS-TX
Interview: Mark Little on Transactions, Web Services, and REST by Stefan Tilkov Posted on Jun 24, 2008
Should developers write their own transaction coordination logic? by Jean-Jacques Dubray Posted on Jan 15, 2008
Sun demonstrates WS-AT interoperability with Microsoft by Mark Little Posted on Apr 26, 2007