SUNDAY, 25 APRIL
9:00 am - 12:00 pm
(break at 10:30 am)
Morning Half-Day Tutorial
Critical Comparison of Business Transaction Specifications
This tutorial will establish that each of these specifications is a variation on the same generic business transaction protocol, define the generic protocol, compare each specification to the generic protocol, and show how SOA and GRID implementers can benefit from an understanding of the generic protocol. Along the way, the instructors will explain four transaction participant design patterns and several business transaction patterns which are applicable to many SOA and GRID situations.
2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
(break at 3:30 pm)
Afternoon Half-Day Tutorial
The WS-Resource Framework
The purpose of this tutorial will be to provide a detailed technical introduction
to the Web Services Resource Framework recently announced by IBM Corporation,
Globus Alliance and Hewlett-Packard.