IBM, Oracle, Red Hat Form Test Bed For Web Service Interoperability
December 9, 2008[From InformationWeek]
With their impatience with standards bodies showing, IBM, Oracle, Ford Motor, Red Hat, Tibco Software, and other companies have banded together to form the Web Services Test Forum.
It will seek to establish interoperability among products built to existing standards. It also will seek to establish interoperability between products built to emerging standards, before those standards have been finalized.