By toddfast on Jan 20, 2005
Hardly a day goes by that I don't wish for a specification-less world, especially when it comes to the steady dribble of WS-\* specs that just won't stop. Tim Bray has made some amusing remarks about the situation (also check out Matt Powell's rebuttal), but if you ever wondered how the WS-\* specs get done, check out the Web Services Protocol Workshops Process Overview by our friends at Microsoft. Or, if you just want to know what the heck is going on, Matt's blog has a nice pointer to a Microsoft whitepaper, An Introduction to the Web Services Architecture and Its Specifications.
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