The OASIS Web Services Calendar (WS-Calendar) TC members  have produced an updated Committee Specification Draft (CSD) and submitted this specification for 15-day public review:
WS-Calendar Calendar Update and Synchronization with REST-based Services Version 1.0
Committee Specification Draft 02 / Public Review Draft 02
15 February 2013
This document describes standard messages and interactions for update and synchronization using REST with a system that hosts calendar-based information.
Hosted information can be either traditional personal and enterprise calendar information or services that support XML payloads developed in conformance with the WS-Calendar specification.
The OASIS Web Services Calendar (WS-Calendar) Technical Committee was chartered to adapt the existing specifications for calendaring and apply them to develop a standard for how schedule and event information is passed between and within services. The standard should adopt the semantics and vocabulary of iCalendar for application to the completion of web service contracts.
Public Review Period:
The public review starts 27 February 2013 and ends 14 March 2013. The specification was previously submitted for public review . This 15-day review is limited in scope to changes made from the previous review. Changes are highlighted in the diff-marked PDF file .
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