OASIS Mailing List ArchivesView the OASIS mailing list archive below
or browse/search using MarkMail.


Help: OASIS Mailing Lists Help | MarkMail Help

ebxml-transport message

[Date Prev] | [Thread Prev] | [Thread Next] | [Date Next] -- [Date Index] | [Thread Index] | [Elist Home]

Subject: Re: David's concerns

Thanks for this note John. I for one welcome IBM's contribution in this 
area and am looking forward to seeing this work refined and improved upon 
in an open, collegial, and collaborative manner.


At 01:31 PM 7/20/2000 +0100, john_ibbotson@uk.ibm.com wrote:

>Rather than  add further inserts to posts on the server, I thought I'd
>address the tone of David's concerns directly.
>Over the last few months it has become increasingly apparent that TPAml
>has considerable synergy with the aims and objectives of ebXML both within
>the TRP and BP working groups. It therefore seemed appropriate to offer the
>specification as a technology to ebXML rather than let it stay with OASIS
>where we originally submitted it in February. The response at the Boston
>face to face and the subsequent reaction from Bruce in organising a meeting
>at DISA confirms this.
>The offering of  a technology or specification for public scrutiny is part
>of the standards process so I am puzzled by David's assertion that he is
>surprised the TRP group is accepting something proprietary from IBM. If
>that were the case, then we would not have allowed Fujitsu to make their
>valuable contribution on reliable messaging to the meeting in Boston. Also
>the likes of SOAP that started as a proprietary technology would not see
>the light of day as a standard. At the time we released the TPAml spec to
>OASIS there was some criticism of IBM regarding the choice of OASIS rather
>than ebXML. We have now addressed that.
>As Marty states in his note, the TPAml spec is open for discussion and the
>contribution of everyone involved in ebXML from whatever working group is
>most welcome.
>MQSeries Technical Strategy & Planning,
>IBM UK Ltd, Hursley Park,
>Winchester, SO21 2JN
>Tel: +44 (0)1962 815188
>Fax: +44 (0)1962 816898
>Notes Id: John Ibbotson/UK/IBM
>email: john_ibbotson@uk.ibm.com

[Date Prev] | [Thread Prev] | [Thread Next] | [Date Next] -- [Date Index] | [Thread Index] | [Elist Home]

Search: Match: Sort by:
Words: | Help

Powered by eList eXpress LLC