30-day Public Review for Advanced Message Queuing Protocol (AMQP) WebSocket Binding (WSB) Version 1.0 - ends July 19th

OASIS members and other interested stakeholders,

The OASIS Advanced Message Queuing Protocol (AMQP) Bindings and Mappings
(AMQP-BINDMAP) TC [1] members have recently approved a Committee
Specification Draft (CSD) and submitted it for 30-day public review:

Advanced Message Queuing Protocol (AMQP) WebSocket Binding (WSB) Version
Committee Specification Draft 01 / Public Review Draft 01
10 June 2014


The AMQP WebSocket Binding specification defines a mechanism for tunneling
an AMQP connection over a WebSocket transport. It is applicable as an
approach for general firewall tunneling and for Web browser messaging

TC Description:

The purpose of the AMQP Bindings and Mappings (AMQP-BINDMAP) TC is to
define bindings of AMQP 1.0 core protocol to underlying transports other
than TCP, to define mappings of the AMQP 1.0 core protocol to existing
well-known programming APIs, and to define representations of the AMQP 1.0
message format in existing well-known languages.

For more information, see the TC Charter and FAQ.

Public Review Period:

The public review starts 20 June 2014 at 00:00 GMT and ends 19 July 2014 at
23:59 GMT.

This is an open invitation to comment. OASIS solicits feedback from
potential users, developers and others, whether OASIS members or not, for
the sake of improving the interoperability and quality of its technical


The prose specification document and related files are available here:

Editable source (Authoritative):



ZIP distribution file (complete):

For your convenience, OASIS provides a complete package of the prose
document and related files in a ZIP distribution file. You can download the
ZIP file here:


Additional information about the specification and the OASIS Advanced
Message Queuing Protocol (AMQP) Bindings and Mappings (AMQP-BINDMAP) TC can
be found at the TC's public home page:


Comments may be submitted to the TC by any person through the use of the
OASIS TC Comment Facility which can be used by following the instructions
on the TC's "Send A Comment" page, or directly at:


Comments submitted by TC non-members for this work and for other work of
this TC are publicly archived and can be viewed at:


All comments submitted to OASIS are subject to the OASIS Feedback License,
which ensures that the feedback you provide carries the same obligations at
least as the obligations of the TC members. In connection with this public
review of "Advanced Message Queuing Protocol (AMQP) WebSocket Binding (WSB)
Version 1.0", we call your attention to the OASIS IPR Policy [2] applicable
especially [3] to the work of this Technical Committee. All members of the
TC should be familiar with this document, which may create obligations
regarding the disclosure and availability of a member's patent, copyright,
trademark and license rights that read on an approved OASIS specification.

OASIS invites any persons who know of any such claims to disclose these if
they may be essential to the implementation of the above specification, so
that notice of them may be posted to the notice page for this TC's work.

========== Additional references:

[1] OASIS Advanced Message Queuing Protocol (AMQP) Bindings and Mappings

[2] https://www.oasis-open.org/who/intellectualproperty.php

[3] https://www.oasis-open.org/committees/amqp-bindmap/ipr.php
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Received on Friday, 20 June 2014 04:37:22 UTC