Monday, January 28, 2008

Software required for this course

Here is an initial list:
If Eclipse runs out of memory, please follow these directions.
Further updates coming soon...

Course objectives

The overall objective of this course is an understanding of service-oriented computing as an architectural approach for loosely-coupled distributed applications. Specific objectives include an understanding of
  • resource-, process-, and agent-based views of services
  • the implementation of service-based applications through service composition, coordination, and description
  • the use of service-based applications through service selection, engagement, and evaluation

Monday, January 14, 2008

Project 0

  • subscribe to the Google discussion group
  • form a project team of size 3 (preferred)

Organizational matters

  • introduction
  • contact info
  • office hours
  • discussion group
  • prerequisites
  • grading criteria
  • textbooks