Web Services Adoption Timeline [1]….

Web Services Adoption Timeline. From a white paper by IDC on “IBM and the Strategic Potential of Web Services”: 2002: Within the Firewall – simplified application integration – increased developer productivity 2004: Contained External Users – simplified business partner connectivity – richer application functionality – subscription-based services 2006: Fully Dynamic Search and Use – [E M E R G I C . o r g]