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UDDI and the Framework for Web Services Implementation Technical Committees close

by Mark Little on  Jul 02, 2008 4

OASIS announces that the UDDI and FWSI technical committees have closed and completed their work.

SOA Software Announces SOA Development Governance Product

by Boris Lublinsky on  Jun 08, 2008

Good governance of a service-oriented architecture is becoming a core competency. SOA governance is about ensuring and validating that assets and artifacts within the architecture are operating as expected and maintaining a certain level of quality. Newly released Repository Manager from SOA Software provides many features, that are required for successful SOA governance implementation.

Interview: Anne Thomas Manes on SOA, Governance, and REST

by Stefan Tilkov on  Jul 25, 2007

In an InfoQ interview, recorded at QCon London, Anne Thomas Manes, research director at Burton Group, talks about the state of SOA, explains different ways of getting funding for SOA initiatives, the value of SOA governance and governance tools. Another topic covered is the applicability of REST to SOA, the need for a RESTful description language, and REST support in SOAP toolkits.

Presentation: Bringing SOA to Life: A New Danish Infrastructure

by Stefan Tilkov on  May 22, 2007 1

In this presentation, Mikkel Hippe Brun introduces Denmark's national Service Oriented Infrastructure. Topics covered include the infrastructure's WS-* based architecture and the choice of standards.

What's Become of UDDI and the Service Registry?

by Hartmut Wilms on  Feb 20, 2007 2

Two years ago UDDI v3.0 became an OASIS Standard. There are only a few vendors offering Service Registries and the main players have kept quiet. Many have blogged over the death of UDDI and the community seems to have lost interest in the Service Registry vision. Today as SOA Governance has become a major topic of interest, Service Registries are about to enter the scene, again.

Interview: Pete Lacey Criticizes Web Services

by Stefan Tilkov on  Dec 12, 2006 31

Pete Lacey, author of the "S stands for Simple" dialogue talks to InfoQ about the problems he sees with Web services in general, and SOAP, WSDL and UDDI in particular.

TIBCO Licenses Systinet Registry

by Stefan Tilkov on  Oct 31, 2006 3

EAI vendor TIBCO has announced an agreement to resell Systinet's UDDI registry, making it the third major vendor to do so after BEA and Oracle.

InfoQ Article - Give it a REST: Mark Baker on Web Services

by Stefan Tilkov on  Aug 28, 2006 4

InfoQ's Stefan Tilkov talks to REST evangelist Mark Baker about REST principles, its benefits, and the relationship to Web services.

Understanding SOA Governance

by Stefan Tilkov on  Aug 17, 2006

Lori MacVittie has written an excellent introductory article to SOA governance, including an overview of relevant standards and the different kinds of product offerings.