30-day Public Review for #WS-BRSP Basic Profile Version 1.2

The OASIS Web Services Basic Reliable and Secure Profiles (WS-BRSP) TC [1] members have recently approved a Committee Specification Draft (CSD) and submitted it for 30-day public review:

Basic Profile Version 1.2
Committee Specification Draft 01 / Public Review Draft 01
13 September 2013

Specification Overview:

Basic Profile Version 1.2 defines the WS-I Basic Profile 1.2 consisting of a set of non-proprietary Web services specifications, along with clarifications, refinements, interpretations and amplifications of those specifications which promote interoperability. It is an evolution of WS-I Basic Profile 1.1. In particular it is profiling the use of SOAP 1.1 and WS-Addressing.

TC Description:

The OASIS WS-BRSP TC maintains WS-I (Web Services Interoperability) Basic Profiles (1.2 and 2.0), Basic Security Profile (1.0), Reliable Secure Profile (1.0), and ISO/IEC JTC 1 Profile Specifications (ISO/IEC
29361:2008 standard Information technology - Web Services Interoperability initial profiles).

Public Review Period:

The public review starts 30 September 2013 at 00:00 GMT and ends 30 October 2013 at 23:59 GMT.

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.


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

[1] OASIS Web Services Basic Reliable and Secure Profiles (WS-BRSP) TC

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

[3] http://www.oasis-open.org/committees/ws-brsp/ipr.php
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Web Services Basic Reliable and Secure Profiles (WS-BRSP)
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