Daily Archives: 2006/02/17

REST invades Microsoft

Don Box gives us his two cents on a Microsoft-internal “REST vs. SOA(P)” debate; The following design decisions are orthogonal, even though people often conflate two or more of them: Whether one uses SOAP or POX (plain-old-XML). Whether or not one publishes an XML schema for their formats. Whether or not one generates static language… Read More »

Finish this sentence

From the abstract of a recent paper (no peeking yet!); The vision of a network of seamlessly integrated distributed services that provide access to computation, data, and other resources is known simply as the … What’s the next word? “Web”, right? I mean, the description even uses the word “resource”. Wrong. It’s “Grid”. Sorry Savas,… Read More »