perfectxml.com Update http://www.perfectxml.com Premier XML & Web services resources and news Web site en-us darshan@perfectxml.com perfectxml.com Update http://www.perfectxml.com/images/PerfectXML_button.jpg http://www.perfectxml.com/ SOAP Performance: Three W3C Proposed Recommendationshttp://www.w3.org/News/2004#item182perfectxml.com UpdateW3C is pleased to announce the advancement of three technical reports to Proposed Recommendations offering an optimal way to transfer binary data like images in Web services messages. Produced by the XML Protocol Working Group, SOAP Version 1.2 is a lightweight protocol for exchanging structured information in a decentralized, distributed environment such as the Web.11/18/2004Requirements: Internationalization of Web Serviceshttp://www.w3.org/TR/2004/NOTE-ws-i18n-req-20041116/perfectxml.com UpdateThe Web Services Internationalization Task Force of the Internationalization Working Group has published Requirements for the Internationalization of Web Services as a Working Group Note. Developed to help achieve worldwide usability for Web services, the requirements address the way internationalization options are exposed in Web services definitions, descriptions, messages, and discovery mechanisms.11/18/2004Working Draft: XForms 1.1http://www.w3.org/TR/2004/WD-xforms11-20041115/perfectxml.com UpdateThe XForms Working Group has released the First Public Working Draft of XForms 1.1. XForms is the new generation of Web forms. Addressing immediate needs for the forms community, version 1.1 has enhancements for the XForms 1.0 framework, embraces SOAP, makes XForms authoring easier, and facilitates XForms use in other host languages.11/18/2004Gates: "We're Delighted" - As Microsoft's Jean Paoli Wins Industry Plaudithttp://www.sys-con.com/story/print.cfm?storyid=47110perfectxml.com Update"Jean helped lead the movement to make XML a core component of many Microsoft products, such as Office and Windows, as well as the foundation for integration between systems with XML-based Web services," said Bill Gates, Microsoft chairman and chief software architect, yesterday as his senior director of XML architecture and one of the co-architects of the XML 1.0 standard, Jean Paoli, received the XML Cup 2004 for his contributions to information technology standards.11/18/2004BNA Opts For Change Using XMLhttp://www.sys-con.com/story/print.cfm?storyid=47113perfectxml.com UpdateIn order to work with various data in a unified way, publisher BNA has chosen Exegenix's conversion tool that makes data into XML, which can be handled as one language, despite the sources' variances.11/18/2004Learn to Write XAML Applications Today with Xamlonhttp://www.devx.com/dotnet/Article/22341perfectxml.com UpdateYou don't have to wait for Longhorn to explore the benefits of Avalon, the runtime engine that underpins its presentation tier. Xamlon, the most mature third-party implementation of Avalon, lets you build XAML-based applications right now.11/18/2004SOAP's Alive: Try the New Native SOAP Extensions for PHPhttp://www.devx.com/webdev/Article/22338perfectxml.com UpdateWith PHP5, Web services and everybody's favorite open source Web development language are now native pals.11/18/2004Better, Faster XML Processing with VTD-XMLhttp://www.devx.com/xml/Article/22219perfectxml.com UpdateVTD-XML is a new open source XML processing API that provides a great alternative to SAX and DOM that doesn't force you to trade processing performance for usability. Find out why this Java-based, non-validating parser is faster than DOM and better than SAX.11/18/2004Introduction to XML Eventshttp://www-106.ibm.com/developerworks/xml/library/x-events/perfectxml.com UpdateA number of markup technologies involve attaching behaviors to specific parts of a document. XML Events is a W3C Recommendation that allows declarative attachment of a behavior -- which can be a predefined bundle of actions defined in XML or a more general call to a scripting language -- to a specific element. This article gives an overview of how XML Events came about, what it's useful for, and how it works.11/18/2004An Introduction to the Web Services Architecture and Its Specificationshttp://msdn.microsoft.com/webservices/default.aspx?pull=/library/en-us/dnwebsrv/html/introwsa.aspperfectxml.com UpdateThis introduction to the Web services architecture describes the design principles underlying the architecture and foundational technologies for Web services. Features are described and linked to the specifications that formally define them. 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