Conceptual Thinking Around Services: Which representation is the ‘right’ one?

I have been doing a lot of work with Indigo and Service Orientation recently. I’ve been keeping quiet partly because Indigo was just about to have its big party, but mostly just because I’ve been busy. Like any programming language or development style, I like to think of a service oriented style as a combination of conceptual models (what),…


WS-Eventing for Dummies

I was looking for a simple explanation of WS-Eventing, and it doesn’t come much simpler than Bruce Williams’s WS-Eventing for Dummies post. It provides a step-by-step breakdown of the elements in a WS-Eventing message. And part 2 and part 3 provide information about the subscription response and notification messages.


Mappoint: Do you know where you are?

I heard about the launch of an Australian MapPoint service a couple of weeks ago, but I hadn’t played with it until now. I was just using the US MapPoint to pinpoint my friend, Kamil, in New York and I was amazed at its speed and ease of use. The zooming and panning are super fast….