Service Oriented Enterprise

Wednesday, September 03, 2003

Web service testing ... no fun  

Anyone that has had to serious testing of web services knows that it is no fun - just noticed that Optimyz has put out version 2.0 of their tool:

and not to forget the fine folks at Mindreef who have released version 2.0 as well:

posted by jeff | 5:59 PM

Web Services Enable New Front Ends  

I've seen a couple of these now... new portals that use web services to collect information from a variety of sources:

Although still early, I anticipate many sites to begin incorporating cross-site, cross-database integration.

posted by jeff | 5:56 PM

Monday, September 01, 2003

StrikeIron Web Services Analyzer  

I've been playing with a tool to invoke web services from StrikeIron. Overall, I think they did a pretty good job!

One thing I like is how they are displaying the results in a grid-format, rather than having you traverse a tree. One thing I don't like is that you can't abend run-away queries.

posted by jeff | 8:43 AM