Overview of content related to 'xml' http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/taxonomy/term/70/all?article-type=&term=&organisation=&project=&author=tracy%20gardner&issue= RSS feed with Ariadne content related to specified tag en An Introduction to Web Services http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue29/gardner <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser-article"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="/issue29/gardner#author1">Tracy Gardner</a> introduces web services: self-describing applications, which can be discovered and accessed over the web by other applications.</p> </div> </div> </div> <h3 id="What_are_Web_Services">What are Web Services?</h3> <p>The term web services has gaining visibility in recent months, there has been a W3C workshop on web services [<a href="#1">1</a>] and the big industry players such as IBM, Microsoft and Sun have been announcing their web services strategies. So what's it all about and should you be involved? This article aims to be a starting point for answering these questions.</p> <p><a href="http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue29/gardner" target="_blank">read more</a></p> issue29 feature article tracy gardner ibm microsoft w3c authentication copyright digital library infrastructure intellectual property interoperability metadata resource discovery search technology service registry soap software standards uddi url web services wsdl xml Tue, 02 Oct 2001 23:00:00 +0000 editor 818 at http://www.ariadne.ac.uk IMS Workshop http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue20/ims <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser-article"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="/issue20/ims#author1">Tracy Gardner</a> reports on a meeting held in March in the Francis Hotel, Bath.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p>"<i>IMS is a global coalition of academic, commercial and government organizations, working together to define the Internet architecture for learning.</i>" Excerpt from the IMS project website <a href="#ims">[1]</a>.</p> <p>IMS was originally a US-based organisation but now wishes to be seen as an international effort. In the UK, the JISC is an investment partner and a UK IMS centre has been set up <a href="#ukims">[2]</a>. Recently, I attended two UK IMS events: the IMS Developer Workshop (March 23 - 24 1999, Bath) and the IMS/eLib Concertation Day (May 4 1999, London).</p> <p><a href="http://www.ariadne.ac.uk/issue20/ims" target="_blank">read more</a></p> issue20 event report tracy gardner ieee ims jisc ukoln elib copyright database dublin core identifier ieee lom interoperability learning management system learning object metadata learning objects lom metadata rdf research resource discovery schema search technology software standardisation standards vocabularies xml Mon, 21 Jun 1999 23:00:00 +0000 editor 624 at http://www.ariadne.ac.uk