Thought folks in the eScience and Grid space would be glad to see this - Microsoft Open Specification Promise

Specs covered:

    • WS-Addressing
    • WS-RM Policy
    • WS-AtomicTransaction
    • Remote Shell Web Services Protocol
    • WS-BusinessActivity
    • WS-SecureConversation
    • WS-Coordination
    • WS-Security: Kerberos Binding
    • WS-Discovery
    • WS-Security: SOAP Message Security
    • WSDL
    • WS-Security: UsernameToken Profile
    • WSDL 1.1 Binding Extension for SOAP 1.2
    • WS-Security: X.509 Certificate Token Profile
    • WS-Enumeration
    • WS-SecurityPolicy
    • WS-Eventing
    • SOAP
    • WS-Federation
    • SOAP 1.1 Binding for MTOM 1.0
    • WS-Federation Active Requestor Profile
    • SOAP MTOM / XOP
    • WS-Federation Passive Requestor Profile
    • SOAP-over-UDP
    • WS-Management
    • WS-Transfer
    • WS-Management Catalog
    • WS-Trust
    • WS-MetadataExchange
    • WS-I Basic Profile
    • WS-Policy
    • Web Single Sign-On Interoperability Profile
    • WS-PolicyAttachment
    • Web Single Sign-On Metadata Exchange Protocol
    • WS-ReliableMessaging

Source: Microsoft Open Specification Promise