Interoperability between Microsoft WSE 2.0 and Apache Axis 1.2 RC2 using a SOAP TCP Channel Summary: This article shows how to extend the usage of the SOAP TCP channel, a sample custom transport supplied with Microsoft Web Services Enhancements (WSE) 2.0, to provide interoperability with Apache Axis 1.2.  The walkthrough will show how Microsoft WSE…



The following is a list of my published webcasts: Web Services Interoperability between Microsoft .NET Client and IBM WebSphere Application Developer 5.1.2 Web Service View this on-demand Web Cast to see how Web Services, and an XSD first approach, can be used to interoperate between a client created using Microsoft .NET and a service hosted…



The following is a list of my presentations: Web Services Interoperability (Japanese) This is a localized version of my Web Services Interoperability Deck (in Japanese) as presented at other events and forums. 12 Apr 2005 Malaysia Architecture Symposium – Part III This is the third part of a morning Architecture Symposium on Web Services Interoperability,…


Predictions for Web Services Interoperability in 2005

As we head in to the New Year, I thought it would be fun to put together some of my predictions for Web Services Interoperability in 2005.  In no particular order, here they are: Popularity of “Contract-First” Web Service design will increase Thanks to emerging community tools such as Christian’s WSCF and IDE enhancements, developers will…



The following is a list of my published books: Microsoft .NET and J2EE Interoperability Toolkit Discover how to build applications that run on both the Microsoft .NET Framework and Java 2 Enterprise Edition (J2EE)—and extend your customer reach and system shelf life. Whether your background is in .NET or J2EE, you’ll learn to implement many…


Top Ten Tips for Web Services Interoperability

I thought it might be fun to put together a “Top Ten Tips for Web Services Interoperability” – especially between .NET and IBM WebSphere, BEA WebLogic and some of the open source toolkits.  I’d love to add other people’s experiences, findings and comments to this list… Here goes (from the bottom): 10. Watch out for Empty Arrays Sending…


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The following is a list of my published articles: Host-Based Web Services Integration Using SLI (Screen Logic Integration) This article shows how SLI (Screen Logic Integration) can be used to expose Web services from host (mainframe) -based applications. Specifically, this walkthrough covers how NEON Systems ServiceBuilder, an integration tool designed to expose mainframe functionality, can…