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Re: Straw-man Proposal for our mission statement

From: Assaf Arkin <arkin@intalio.com>
Date: Mon, 12 May 2003 16:07:58 -0700
Message-ID: <3EC0294E.5090702@intalio.com>
To: Steve Ross-Talbot <steve@enigmatec.net>
CC: public-ws-chor@w3.org



Steve Ross-Talbot wrote:

> Having seen Kick and Daniel's contributions and other comments, how 
> does this sound:
> Mission Statement
> The mission of the W3C Web Services Choreography working group is to 
> define a language complementary to WSDL such that a common view 
> (global view) of business process interactions where roles and 
> responsibilities are clearly defined in a way that is automatable for 
> each participant, machine readable and in a manner whereby each 
> participants involvement can be validated and such that the life cycle 
> of those interactions may be short and/or long lived.
> Focus
> Our focus will be that part of interaction that is externally visible 
> as opposed to any internal private behaviour. Our aim is to capture 
> this externally visible behaviour and to provide the means to compose 
> web services or support the composition of new web services from 
> existing web services such that these services can also provide an 
> externally visible behavioural description, can participate in further 
> composition and be validated against any subsequent interaction.
> Approach
> The approach that we intend to take is based on the capture of use 
> cases reflecting our mission statement and our focus in parallel with 
> CSF analysis to underpin the continued and  future business relevance 
> of our efforts.
> Thanks to Daniel and Nick upon who's contributions I have drawn.
> Cheers
> Steve T
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