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Re: DAML-S and the UDDI initiative

From: <achin@swen.uwaterloo.ca>
Date: Wed, 19 Jun 2002 14:06:59 -0400
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The paper in [1] is located here: 

http://www.cs.cmu.edu/~terryp/Pubs/Paolucci-WSeBT2002.pdf

Yes, those papers were part of the CAiSE conference in Toronto.  Many of these 
papers can be found by doing a Google search, as they are not available from 
that web site any more.

Alvin

Quoting Steven Gollery <sgollery@cadrc.calpoly.edu>:

> 
> The paper referenced in [1] is not currently available from the page given.
> According to the maintainer of the site, the papers there were only
> downloadable
> around the dates of the conference. They may be available from the authors
> themselves, and there will be a book containing all of them, to be published
> in
> September.
> 
> Steven Gollery
> sgollery@cadrc.calpoly.edu
> 
> Massimo Paolucci wrote:
> 
> > Erik Hellman writes:
> >  >
> >  > Hi!
> >  >
> >  > This is a simple question that might result in a quite long answer. ;)
> >
> > I will try to give you a short answer to your good questions.
> >
> > DAML-S vs UDDI
> >
> > There is no direct connection between UDDI and DAML-S, so you will not
> > find anywhere in their documents references to one or the other.
> > Nevertheless,  there is an encoding of DAML-S Profiles into UDDI
> > records, such an encoding is described in [1].  Using that encoding
> > you can register DAML-S descriptions as UDDI records in UDDI.
> >
> > Also, soon we will release a DAML-S registry that will use the
> > semantic matching capabilities of DAML-S [2] to enhance UDDI.  The
> > registry is under development, but the first version will be out
> > soon.
> >
> > A DAML-S API for DAML-S based on Jena will hopefully available by the
> > end of the month.  It is currently under test.
> >
> > Let me know if you have additional questions,
> >
> > --- Massimo
> >
> > [1] M. Paolucci, T. Kawamura, T. R. Payne, K. Sycara
> >     Importing the Semantic Web in UDDI
> >     http://pcsiwa12.rett.polimi.it/~pernici/WSeBT/program.html
> >
> >
> > [2] Massimo Paolucci, Takahiro Kawamura, Terry R. Payne, Katia Sycara;
> >     "Semantic Matching of Web Services Capabilities." Forthcoming in
> Proceedings
> >     of the 1st International Semantic Web Conference (ISWC2002)
> >     available from http://www-2.cs.cmu.edu/~softagents/publications.html
> >
> >  >
> >  > Since I started working with Web Services, the only tools, APIs and
> >  > platforms available are only focused on the standards presented by
> UDDI.
> >  > They use SOAP for communication, WSDL for integration and UDDI for
> >  > discovery (basically). Where will DAML-S fit in to all of this? I have
> >  > only found one Java API for DAML (Jena from HP) and none of the other
> >  > software vendors even mention the existance of DAML-S anywhere. Is
> >  > DAML-S supposed to be an alternative to the UDDI approach or is there
> >  > any work on integrating the two standards in progress?
> >  >
> >  > The reason I'm asking is that I am about to decide if I should use
> >  > DAML-S in my more advanced discovery mechanism or whether I should
> >  > focuson the once (less complex) presented by UDDI.
> >  >
> >  > Regards,
> >  > Erik Hellman
> >  >
> 
> 




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