Skip to main content

Marc Hadley

Marc is a Principal Engineer with the Mitre Corporation where he works on a variety of projects for federal agencies. Prior to joining Mitre, Marc was a Java and Web Services Architect at Sun Microsystems where he lead the development of JSR 311, a Java API for RESTful Web Services and JSR 224 a Java API for SOAP-based services. Marc represented Sun Microsystems in the W3C XML Protocol and W3C Web Services Addressing working groups where he was co-editor of the SOAP 1.2 and WS-Addressing specifications. Marc also served as the technical lead for Sun's participation at the Web Services Interoperability Organisation (WS-I).


mhadley's blog


Posted by mhadley on July 16, 2010 at 6:58 AM PDT

In a recent message to the GData Python Client Library Contributors mailing list, Joe Gregorio outlines a new discovery capability for GData APIs. E.g.

Bumper Crop of WADL Tools

Posted by mhadley on May 10, 2010 at 5:58 AM PDT

Last week saw the release of three new WADL frameworks:

Time for a Change

Posted by mhadley on April 27, 2010 at 8:18 AM PDT

This week is my last at Oracle, next week I'll be starting a new job with Mitre.

Declarative HTTP Link Headers

Posted by mhadley on March 18, 2010 at 2:15 PM PDT

I've extended the declarative hyperlinking module to support the HTTP Link header.

Declarative Hyperlinking Enhancements

Posted by mhadley on March 17, 2010 at 12:15 PM PDT

I've spent some time fleshing out the code in the experimental declarative hyperlinking module I blogged about earlier. In that earlier entry I showed how you could use the new @Link annotation with existing URI templates either explicitly like this:

Declarative Hyperlinking in Jersey

Posted by mhadley on March 10, 2010 at 1:36 PM PST

One of the areas I'm keen to improve in the next version of JAX-RS is link creation. JAX-RS already offers UriBuilder but I think an annotation driven approach could save a lot of repetitive coding.

WADL Submitted to W3C

Posted by mhadley on October 23, 2009 at 2:05 PM PDT

For those of you who've been patiently waiting for WADL to be submitted to a standards organization, I'm pleased to announce that WADL is now a W3C Member Submission.


Posted by mhadley on April 2, 2009 at 9:17 AM PDT

Craig asked me how you would describe something like the Sun Cloud APIs with WADL and I thought others might be interested in the answer.

JAX-RS 1.1 Draft Available

Posted by mhadley on March 13, 2009 at 9:27 AM PDT

A draft of the JAX-RS 1.1 specification and API is now available. We're now working on implementing the new features in Jersey and adding corresponding tests to the TCK.

BYOAPI to Zembly with WADL

Posted by mhadley on March 4, 2009 at 8:34 AM PST

Check out this tutorial on the use of WADL to add a service to Zembly. For those not already familiar with Zembly it is: