15-day Public Review for WS-Calendar SOAP-based Services v1.0

The OASIS Web Services Calendar (WS-Calendar) TC members [1] have produced an updated Committee Specification Draft (CSD) and submitted this specification for 15-day public review:

WS-Calendar SOAP-based Services Version 1.0
Committee Specification Draft 02 / Public Review Draft 02
09 November 2012

Specification Overview:

This document describes standard messages and interactions for service interactions with a system that hosts calendar-based information using SOAP. 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.

TC Description:

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 26 November 2012 and ends 11 December 2012. The specification was previously submitted for public review [2]. This 15-day review is limited in scope to changes made from the previous review. Changes are highlighted in the diff-marked PDF file [3].

This is an open invitation to comment. OASIS solicits feedback from potential users, developers and others, whether OASIS members or not, for the sake of improving the interoperability and quality of its technical work.

URIs:

PDF (Authoritative):
http://docs.oasis-open.org/ws-calendar/ws-calendar-soap/v1.0/csprd02/ws-...

HTML:
http://docs.oasis-open.org/ws-calendar/ws-calendar-soap/v1.0/csprd02/ws-...

Editable source:
http://docs.oasis-open.org/ws-calendar/ws-calendar-soap/v1.0/csprd02/ws-...

ZIP distribution files (complete):
For your convenience, OASIS provides a complete package of the prose specification and related files in a ZIP distribution file. You can download the ZIP file here:

http://docs.oasis-open.org/ws-calendar/ws-calendar-soap/v1.0/csprd02/ws-...

Additional information about this specification and the OASIS Web Services Calendar (WS-Calendar) TC may be found on the TC's public home page located at:

http://www.oasis-open.org/committees/ws-calendar/

Comments may be submitted to the TC by any person through the use of the OASIS TC Comment Facility which can be accessed via the button labeled "Send A Comment" at the top of the TC public home page, or directly at:

http://www.oasis-open.org/committees/comments/form.php?wg_abbrev=ws-cale...

Feedback submitted by TC non-members for this work and for other work of this TC is publicly archived and can be viewed at:

http://lists.oasis-open.org/archives/ws-calendar-comment/

All comments submitted to OASIS are subject to the OASIS Feedback License, which ensures that the feedback you provide carries the same obligations at least as the obligations of the TC members. In connection with this public review of WS-Calendar SOAP-based Services Version 1.0, we call your attention to the OASIS IPR Policy [4] applicable especially [5] to the work of this technical committee. All members of the TC should be familiar with this document, which may create obligations regarding the disclosure and availability of a member's patent, copyright, trademark and license rights that read on an approved OASIS specification.

OASIS invites any persons who know of any such claims to disclose these if they may be essential to the implementation of the above specification, so that notice of them may be posted to the notice page for this TC's work.

========== Additional references:

[1] OASIS Web Services Calendar (WS-Calendar) TC
http://www.oasis-open.org/committees/ws-calendar/

[2] Previous public review:
30-day public review, 17 April 2012: https://lists.oasis-open.org/archives/tc-announce/201204/msg00005.html

[3] Red-lined diff file:
http://docs.oasis-open.org/ws-calendar/ws-calendar-soap/v1.0/csprd02/ws-...

[4] http://www.oasis-open.org/who/intellectualproperty.php

[5] http://www.oasis-open.org/committees/ws-calendar/ipr.php
http://www.oasis-open.org/who/intellectualproperty.php#s10.3
Non-Assertion IPR Mode

Associated TC: 
Web Services Calendar (WS-Calendar)