There's been a lot of excitement over Pete Lacey's The S stands for Simple. This Socratic dialogue, which I blogged yesterday has shown the futility of the overengineered madness from the W3C committees. There are other similar postings, summarised in Bill de hÓra's blog:
The War On Error
So in the our Centre we shall be going 100% for RESTful chemistry - it's just a pity we have wasted so much time. I am interesed to see that the Grid is next! Certainly my own approach is that where we can use HTTP rather than Globus we should - at least in the initial stages. That's not to say it isn't without its uses - just that we haven't needed it yet.