Instructors: Kenneth M. Anderson and Dennis Heimbigner

Fall 2006, Tuesdays and Thursdays, 9:30 AM–10:45 AM, ECST 1B21

Thursday, December 14 2006

12:48:06 MST

I have updated the lectures page with pointers to the last two lectures. Thanks for a great semester!!

Thursday, December 07 2006

0:58:24 MST

Lecture 30 is now available.

Tuesday, December 05 2006

11:47:58 MST

Added pointers to the recent presentations on NetBeans, Ning, folksonomy, and REST.

Sunday, December 03 2006

13:41:06 MST

Note: I need help reconstructing the schedule... in particular who gave presentations on 11/07/2006 and 11/14/2006. Thanks!

13:40:43 MST

Added a pointer to Luke's presentation on Web-based map services.

Thursday, November 30 2006

17:20:01 MST

Added a pointer to Dennis's presentation on Microformats and the Semantic Web.

Tuesday, November 28 2006

23:29:45 MST

Added pointer to Mike's presentation on WebDAV. If you gave a presentation that is not linked to on the lectures page, please send me the presentation and remind me what day you gave it. Thanks!

Friday, November 10 2006

0:26:58 MST

Added a pointer to Elizabeth's presentation on the Atom Publishing Protocol

Thursday, November 09 2006

23:45:45 MST

Added a pointer to today's presentation on AJAX

23:28:29 MST

Would the student who presented this past Tuesday please send me their slides so I can add a link to their presentation? Thanks!

23:25:51 MST

Luke's amazing AJAX-based Calendar Demo:

Thursday, November 02 2006

12:16:27 MST

Humor: Facts about Service-Oriented Architecture

Wednesday, November 01 2006

15:26:27 MST

Lecture 20 is now available. Note: you should attempt to scan O'Reilly's article on “What is Web 2.0?

Tuesday, October 31 2006

10:06:08 MST

To find implementations of the Atom publishing protocol, I did a google search with the following keywords: Atom publishing protocol implementations. One result pointed at a python implementation called amplee.

10:01:36 MST

Added placeholders for recent lectures. As I get slides from the presenters, I will add links to the actual presentations.

Monday, October 30 2006

19:41:52 MST

Lecture 18: Added a link to Vanessa's presentation on Roy Fielding's article.

Monday, October 23 2006

23:02:03 MDT

Lecture 17 is now available.

Thursday, October 19 2006

1:02:40 MDT

Lecture 16 is now available.

Monday, October 16 2006

14:53:02 MDT

Lecture 15 is now available.

Sunday, October 15 2006

21:50:28 MDT

We received submissions for the extra credit homework from Keith, Gary, and Luke. If I missed your submission let me know. If you were planning on submitting something but didn't make the deadline, please submit your assignment as soon as possible.

15:31:24 MDT

Elizabeth's presentation on UDDI is now available.

Saturday, October 14 2006

7:31:33 MDT

Mike's presentation on S3 is now available.

0:35:45 MDT

Dennis' two lectures (lectures 4 and 13) are now available in HTML format.

Friday, October 13 2006

22:13:36 MDT

Mark's presentation about BPEL is now available.

21:52:44 MDT

Here is a pointer to the mashup contest that Keith Maull mentioned at the end of class on Thursday: ClearForest WS Mashup Contest. First prize is $2,000, second is $1,000 and third is $500. The contest ends on December 11, 2006.

Monday, October 02 2006

22:37:10 MDT

Lecture 11 is now available.

Sunday, October 01 2006

16:13:16 MDT

For tuesday, be sure to read the articles that are linked from this blog post by Tim Bray: WS-Pagecount. This includes his post entitled The Loyal WS-Opposition and the articles linked to in the sections entitled “Oppositionists” and “Loyalists”

Sunday, September 24 2006

23:56:47 MDT

This tuesday we will have a presentation on UDDI, have a follow-up presentation on SOAP and WSDL, and discuss the Wikipedia article on Web services.

23:56:21 MDT

I have provided links to the SOAP and WSDL presentations that were presented last Thursday.

Sunday, September 10 2006

12:20:40 MDT

Lectures 5 and 6 are now available. Note: for lecture 8, I am going to need volunteers to give presentations on SOAP, WSDL, and UDDI!

Wednesday, September 06 2006

15:35:06 MDT

A PDF file for lecture 4 is now available on the lectures page.

Tuesday, September 05 2006

21:14:16 MDT

If you are interested in learning about RSS, you can check out the two on-line aggregators that I mentioned in class today: <> and <>. If you want to check out a desktop aggregator, I can highly recommend two Newsgator products (formerly shareware programs that got acquired by Newsgator): FeedDemon for Windows and NetNewsWire for MacOS X.

Once you have an RSS aggregator, check out the following blogs that occasionally cover topics relevant to this seminar (copy these URLs directly to your aggregator):


15:37:15 MDT

The links page of this website now redirects to a page maintained by Dennis. As such, you should now see a links page that contains links that were added THIS semester.

Sunday, September 03 2006

14:32:28 MDT

Lecture 3 is now available.

10:52:54 MDT

Updated the textbook page with additional links to stores that sell the textbook.

Saturday, August 26 2006

14:49:47 MDT

Lecture 1 and 2 are now available.

12:31:48 MDT

The class website is (finally) coming on-line. It will act as a resource for course announcements, lectures, course info, and links to Web resources relevant to course topics.