Frank Leymann is a full professor at the University of Stuttgart and co-author of many Web Service specifications, including WSFL, WS-Addressing, WS-Metadata Exchange, WS-Business Agreement, and the WS-Resource Framework set of specifications. He was one of the driving forces behind BPEL4WS. Together with other researchers, he has published a paper proposing a research roadmap for service-oriented computing. InfoQ’s Stefan Tilkov recently had the chance to talk to Frank about the roadmap, REST, WS-* standards, and SOA in general. [Full story at InfoQ]
I don’t have much experience in interviewing people, but this was definitely fun.