Microsoft and the Apache Stonehenge Project

Several of us at Microsoft have signed up to actively participate in the Apache Stonehenge Project that was accepted into the incubator recently.  This is only the latest in a number of open source interoperability projects in which Microsoft is active. So, what is Stonehenge and why am I participating?  This project is championed by…

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Web Services Standards and .NET Interoperability

Successive versions of the .NET framework closely track the evolution of the WS-* specs as they progress from publication, to submissions to W3C or OASIS, and ultimately as W3C Recommendations or OASIS Standards. See for example the list of supported interoperability specs in .NET 3.0 (which shipped with Vista) and .NET 3.5 (which shipped with…

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