White Papers

CPI – Nlets XML Mandate

The new Nlets Standardized XML Mandate requires that all messages exchanged between the Nlets system and the CTA message broker be fully tagged documents (ideally in the NIEM 4.0 format). This applies to all types of messages, including message types that are typically untagged and unstructured (e.g., database responses). ‘Structured’ messages (like queries) have always…


Java Security Fears Are More “Smoke and Mirrors” Than Five-Alarm Fire. In fact, the government agency tasked with monitoring technological security vulnerabilities ranks Java as more secure than dozens of other technologies and products. This paper will explore the disconnect between inflammatory rhetoric and data-backed reality. Java Security White Paper

The Case for JSON

With studies showing performance up to thousands of times faster, major enterprises already favor the “fat-free” alternative to XML. Here’s why you should too. Read PDF

Putting SOAP to REST

What Google, Amazon, Yahoo!, Oracle and other tech giants know that You don’t: web services are better delivered via REST than SOAP. Here’s why. Read PDF