[Pipet Users] Open-source firm dips into services SOUP - Tech News

J.W. Bizzaro jeff at bioinformatics.org
Tue Mar 13 08:39:23 EST 2001

Nicolas Chauvat wrote:
> OTOH, we'd better stick with a simple design at first (use CORBA and SOAP
> in separate parts) and improve efficiency later when needed.

I agree.

> Piper's
> design is thought to be modular from the ground up, replacing a
> communication mechanism at some point in the future shouldn't be a big
> deal... don't you think?

The idea of "pluggable communications", in addition to pluggable applications,
is very appealing.

J.W. Bizzaro                                           jeff at bioinformatics.org
Director, Bioinformatics.org: The Open Lab     http://bioinformatics.org/~jeff
"All those scientists--they're all alike!  They say they're working for us,
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