[AG-TECH] AccessGrid 3: What information is available

Ivan R.Judson judson at mcs.anl.gov
Tue May 24 08:07:40 CDT 2005

Hey John,

Good point. Although my skepticism keeps nagging with the worry, "Why 
bother with WSRF/GT4 services, aren't Web Services good enough?"  I 
suspect they are, I haven't seen any significant value to the layers 
above that provided by GT4.

Did I miss something :-)?


On May 24, 2005, at 4:19 AM, John Hodrien wrote:

> On Mon, 23 May 2005, Ivan R. Judson wrote:
>> Just a bit of an interjection here, but I *believe* (ie, I could be
>> mistaken) the intention for AG3 is to remove GSITCP from the system 
>> and
>> for secure connections to rely on SSL.
> Indeed, although my argument to support (not that I'm saying I feel 
> this is
> the way things *should* go) WSRF style web services are not dependent 
> on the
> security mechanism, so would be just fine with SSL as the transport.
> jh
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