Web Services are application components that provide services over a network via open, interoperable, platform neutral standards, and are considered one of the leading implementations of a Service Oriented Architecture. This talk will explore the Web services development tools available in the Eclipse WTP project from the perspective of the end user. Topics to be covered are:
There will also be a short demo of the Web Services Tools in WTP.
Kathy Chan is an Advisory Software Engineer on the Rational Java Web Services Tools team, working for IBM Rational Software at the IBM Toronto Lab. She is a committer for the Web Services Tools components of the Eclipse Web Tools Platform project. Since 2000, she had been active in the development of Web services tools in IBM's WebSphere Studio and Rational Developer products. She has demonstrated Web services tools in conferences, in online Webcasts and to customers . Prior to working on Web services, she was involved in the planning, development and testing of various development tools in IBM. She has a B.A.Sc. in Electrical Engineering from the University of Toronto and a M.B.A. from York University.