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RE: Web Service Definition [Was "Some Thoughts ..."]

From: Gaertner, Dietmar <Dietmar.Gaertner@softwareag.com>
Date: Mon, 4 Mar 2002 18:40:38 +0100
Message-ID: <DFF2AC9E3583D511A21F0008C7E621060163BE9A@daemsg02.software-ag.de>
To: "'anne@manes.net'" <anne@manes.net>
Cc: "'www-ws-arch@w3.org'" <www-ws-arch@w3.org>
Well, this definition just says that any resource on the web
is a web service. This is very, very general, unfortunately...
Where's the benefit?

Regards, Dietmar
Software AG

-----Original Message-----

From: "Anne Thomas Manes" <anne@manes.net>
To: "Krishna Sankar" <ksankar@cisco.com>, <www-ws-arch@w3.org>
Date: Mon, 4 Mar 2002 11:38:21 -0500
Subject: RE: Web Service Definition [Was "Some Thoughts ..."]

Krishna's definition:

> 	IMHO,
> "A web service is a software application or component identified by
> a URI, whose interfaces and binding are capable of being described 
> by standard formats and supports direct interactions with other 
> software applications or components via internet-based protocols".

Simple. Says just what we need it to say. 
Received on Monday, 4 March 2002 12:40:50 UTC

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