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


Help: OASIS Mailing Lists Help | MarkMail Help



   ANNOUNCE: XIOP - OMG Corba meets XML and HTTP

[ Lists Home | Date Index | Thread Index ]
  • From: "Anders W. Tell" <anderst@toolsmiths.se>
  • To: xml-dev@xml.org
  • Date: Mon, 12 Jun 2000 19:36:48 +0200

XIOP is an open source project whose aim is to merge OMG Corba 2.3 / 3
with XML and HTTP technologies.

One of the projects goal is to support full GIOP 1.2 semantics /messages

using HTTP 1.1 /SSL and XML 1.0. It is also possible to transfer raw and

unchanged IIOP (CDR encoded) messages over the HTTP protocol.

The encoding framework is based on GREN which is an Information Model
with strong ISO Groves ties.

Serialization of object / value graphs are included in the

Support for XML signatures will be included before first release of the

The following link shows a number of use cases for XIOP:

What is missing is the G use case which is: Logging of messages.

A number of reference implementations are in the works including:
*Microsoft COM (C++)
*Apache Xerces (Java)
*Java Client (Java)

All implementation volunteers and specification reviewers are of course

See project website for more information:

A mailing list is located at:

Current status:
Specification v0.22:  80 % done, 10 % prototyping ,details, 10 %
Reference implementations: 15 %

Best Regards,
Anders W. Tell  (project maintainer)
/  Financial Toolsmiths AB            /
/  Anders W. Tell                     /
/ WWW:  <http://www.toolsmiths.se>    /
/ XIOP: <http://xiop.sourceforge.net> /

This is xml-dev, the mailing list for XML developers.
To unsubscribe, mailto:majordomo@xml.org&BODY=unsubscribe%20xml-dev
List archives are available at http://xml.org/archives/xml-dev/


News | XML in Industry | Calendar | XML Registry
Marketplace | Resources | MyXML.org | Sponsors | Privacy Statement

Copyright 2001 XML.org. This site is hosted by OASIS