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  • Blog Post: TechEd Europe, I'm coming...

    After Tech·Ed Israel and Tech·Ed US, Europe will be my third TechEd this year and I'm really looking forward to it! Being part of the content team, I'm especially proud about the great speaker line-up and the quality content. Everyone involved in events like this knows how much energy and passion is...
  • Blog Post: http://tempuri.org needs to be updated soon...

    I'm really looking forward to see the following lines on http://tempuri.org : [ServiceContract(Namespace = http://microsoft.com/webservices/ ")] public interface IMyWebService{ }
  • Blog Post: Service-Oriented Modeling for Connected Systems – Part 1

    Due my intense travel I completely forgot to blog that the first part of Arvindra and my paper on “Service-Oriented Modeling” got published on the Architecture Journal … In this paper we introduce a three part model that helps you to map business capabilities to service oriented implementation artifacts...
  • Blog Post: From Batman to Service BAT

    I’m really happy to announce that the Service BAT workspace went public yesterday! What started as project Batman resulted into a full blown effort called Service BAT! Edward Bakker wrote a great blog entry about this new guidance and tooling experience for the service development domain! Thank...
  • Blog Post: Great articles about the tools for architects

    Just in case you haven’t already seen it: Bill Gibson published a series of great articles about the tools for architects in Visual Studio 2005 Team System. You find his technotes here . Thanks Bill !
  • Blog Post: Melted Cheese #2

    Thanks to Maarten, the second installment of the Melted Cheese Effect has been published.
  • Blog Post: Project Batman

    If you’re wondering why I was so quiet just have a look here … I’m currently working with the corresponding tooling and I can tell you its mind-blowing ;-)
  • Blog Post: The three part model is going to the PDC

    I’ve just came back from a podcasting session with Ron Jacobs . We recorded some podcasts about the “three part model” that Arvindra and I presented at TechEd Europe. If you’re interested in this stuff, come and join us @ the PDC pre-conference session “Patterns and Practices for Designing Service Oriented...
  • Blog Post: Web Services Security Patterns

    Are you interested in Web Services security? If the answer is yes, you have to get the CTP of the Web Services Security Patterns from the following GotDotNet workspace: http://practices.gotdotnet.com/projects/sopatterns This is great stuff guys! Thanks
  • Blog Post: TechEd - What a great week...

    TechEd Europe was a blast and I’m really proud that I was part of it! As a track owner for the ARC & CTS tracks, planning for TechEd started already in January. It looks like we made the right decisions: Both tracks were extremely well received! In addition, our 1 day pre-conference was also a great...
  • Blog Post: Melted Cheese Effect...

    You can find the first installment of a series of article about services and contracts here . Well done Maarten ! Stay tuned for more articles and tools from Maarten , Christian and myself .
  • Blog Post: TechEd Europe: Your input is required

    All our tracks will host a panel . This allows you to have your question answered by an impressive group of experts. We are running the following two panels in the ARC and CTS. PNL002 Software Factories: How and When? Steve Cook , Eric Lee , Ted Neward , Maarten Mullender , Gareth Jones , Imran Ali...
  • Blog Post: Virtual Indigo Track @ TechEd Europe

    I'm really happy about the massive Indigo coverage we're going to have at TechEd Europe . Since this content is brand new, the presenters agreed on doing a lot of extra work! Thanks guys, I owe you all a beer... Introducing "Indigo" - The Unified Framework for Building Connected Systems, Ari Bixhorn...
  • Blog Post: About common sense and service contracts...

    I’m currently thinking a lot about guidance and best practices around service contracts. There exist many ways to end up with a contract. But are there some metrics that are going to tell you whether your contract is a good contract? Can we relay on a common sense when designing contracts? Let’s take...
  • Blog Post: Web Services Competency Workshop in a Box

    Eliaz just uploaded the latest version of my Web Service Competency Workshop. You can download ~20MB of slides and demos from here . The content consists of two parts: The first one discusses architecture and concepts where the second one is dedicated to implementation and technology: Update...
  • Blog Post: Web Services - Resources, Books, Tools and Events

    I’ve just compiled an incomplete list of Web Services related resources: Online Resources WS-Interoperability Have a look at the WS-I BP 1.0 and the corresponding testing tools. They are essential resources for building interoperable Web Services. WebServices.org A great site to keep...
  • Blog Post: Update on the ARC and CTS track @ TechEd Europe

    As a co-track owner of the Architecture and the Connected Systems tracks, I’m really pleased to announce that all our breakout sessions are accessible through the Session Search Tool ! I’m really looking forward to Amsterdam because we have some great speakers delivering super interesting sessions. But...
  • Blog Post: WSCWS Ukraine

    I’ve just finished my “Web Services Competency Workshop” in Kiev (Ukraine). I really have to say that this was an amazing experience: The event was hosted in a trendy restaurant with a very nice decoration (library style). They not only served superb coffee (such as espressos) but also played just perfect...
  • Blog Post: Web Services Quiz: Issue 10 - the Answer

    The correct answer to Issue 10 was already mentioned by Andrew & Mario : Service T1 will deny access, and therefore return a HTTP status 401 error: “Access Denied” If we want to allow the called services to impersonate the caller’s identity, we have to explicitly pass on its credentials. In the default...
  • Blog Post: Link to the XSD Object Generator download site

    For all who attended my Web Services Competency Workshop in Madrid : Here’s a link to the XSDObjectGen.exe tool.
  • Blog Post: Web Services Quiz: Issue 10

    YAWSQ (Yet Another Web Services Quiz) Let me describe the following scenario: Web Service T1 contains an operation that returns a string Web Service T2 calls Web Service T1 in the context of its own operation Both Web Services run under IIS using the following security configuration: “Integrated Windows...
  • Blog Post: EMEA Web Services Competency Workshop in Norway

    Are you interested in Web Services architecture and technology and coincidentally live in Norway ? If yes, the EMEA Web Services Competency Workshop might be exactly what you’re looking for. It takes place on the 1. March in Oslo . This workshop usually last for two days but I “compressed” it into a...
  • Blog Post: What would be your favorite session at TechEd Europe 2005?

    I’m really excited to assist Arvindra with this year’s TechEd Europe 2005 content planning for the Architecture and the Connected Systems track! Please let us know if you have topics you would like to see in one of these tracks or if you have an idea for a great session. You can do this by either add...
  • Blog Post: Having trouble to create rpc/literal proxies on .NET?

    You have to get the just released WSCF (aka WsContractFirst) tool! Beside some other new features ; v.04 supports proxy/stub generation based on rpc/literal WSDL descriptions . Superb! !
  • Blog Post: Thoughts on Web Service Contracts: The different artifacts

    I’m currently thinking about Web Service contracts with the goal to achieve the highest level of compensability and reusability. I like to share some of my thoughts... First of all, Web Service contracts should be structured into the following four artifacts: Common types Service/domain specific types...
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