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Doug Kohlert

Doug Kohlert is a senior staff engineer in the Web Technologies and Standards division of Sun Microsystems where he is the technical lead for JAX-WS and JAX-RPC.

 

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JAX-WS Architecture Project created on Java.net

Posted by kohlert on December 6, 2005 at 3:40 PM PST

A jax-ws-architecture-document project has been created on Java.net. This project hosts the architecture document for the JAX-WS RI.



The architecture document includes various diagrams and JavaDocs to describe the inner workings of the RI for both the tools and the runtime.

JAX-WS: wsimport tip

Posted by kohlert on November 9, 2005 at 12:59 PM PST

The wsimport tool of JAX-WS has added a -p
option. This option is used to specify the package that the generated artifacts should be generated into.

JAX-WS and .Net interoperability

Posted by kohlert on November 7, 2005 at 2:46 PM PST

Sun plans to implement the WS-* specifications that will greatly improve interoperability with .Net and the Windows Communication Framework (WCF/Indigo). The implementation of these specifications will be built on top of JAX-WS.

JAX-WS Project Created on Java.net

Posted by kohlert on November 3, 2005 at 9:15 AM PST

A new JAX-WS project has been created on Java.net. This project is for the reference implementation of JSR 224 that Java API for XML Web Services.

JAX-WS 2.0 Proposed Final Draft is now available

Posted by kohlert on October 19, 2005 at 2:03 PM PDT

The JAX-WS 2.0 Proposed Final Draft (JSR 224) is now available on the JCP website JSR 224 PFD. It can also be viewed from the JAX-WS project on java.net under the specification link.

JAX-WS is feature complete

Posted by kohlert on September 26, 2005 at 9:34 AM PDT

The JAX-WS development team is proud to announce that JAX-WS 2.0 is now feature complete and the team has entered bug fixing mode. To obtain the highlest level of quality the team wishes to enlist all developers interested in Web Services to get the lastest JAX-WS bits and kick the tires. If you find issues with JAX-WS please let us know.

JAX-WS 2.0 Generates up to 85% less code than JAX-RPC 1.1

Posted by kohlert on June 28, 2005 at 4:07 PM PDT

To highlight the savings in generated code with JAX-WS 2.0 compared to JAX-RPC 1.1, I ran the WS-I Sample application WSDL files through JAX-RPC's wscompile and JAX-WS's wsimport. The results are very good.
JAX-RPC 1.1 generated 128 files that were 365KB in size.
JAX-WS 2.0 generated only 61 files for a total size of 83KB.

JAXB 2.0 and JAX-RPC 2.0 forum renamed to JAXB 2.0 and JAX-WS 2.0

Posted by kohlert on June 23, 2005 at 10:14 AM PDT

The JAXB 2.0 and JAX-RPC 2.0 java.net forum has been renamed to JAXB 2.0 and JAX-WS 2.0 to be consistent with the rename of JAX-RPC 2.0 to JAX-WS 2.0. To read about the JAX-RPC 2.0 rename to JAX-WS 2.0 read my blog entry here.

JAX-WS 2.0 Public Review has started

Posted by kohlert on June 22, 2005 at 4:42 PM PDT

The JAX-WS 2.0 Public Review version of the specifcation has been posted
to the JCP and is open for review until 18 July 2005.

JAX-WS 2.0 Early Access 2 is now available

Posted by kohlert on June 22, 2005 at 4:27 PM PDT

JAX-WS 2.0 Early Access 2 is now available. This version of JAX-WS provides support for SOAP 1.2, MTOM and Swaref. This is also the first implementation of a dynamic runtime that does not rely on non portable artifacts.