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Re: XML.COM: How I Learned to Love daBomb

On Mon, 20 Aug 2001, Ruslan Shevchenko wrote:

> No, I see diffrerence:
>  traditional network service solved technical tasks, not related to
> business. (file systems access, routing, etc) not related to business
> process of enterprise [may be one exception: LDAP]
>  web services are in the next layer: they solve business tasks, like
> order processing, customer information retryeving, etc.

People do order processing and stuff over RPC, too. The focus on business
stuff now is because the network extends between businesses when it didn't
before... we can do more stuff with RPCs now, but there's nothing
really different about the protocol.


                               Alaric B. Snell
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