The UDDI Business Registry

The UDDI Business Registry (UBR) is a global implementation of the UDDI specification. The UBR is a single registry for Web services. A group of companies operate and host UBR nodes, each of which is an identical copy of all other nodes. New entries or updates are entered into a single node, but are propagated to all other nodes.

The UBR is a key element of the deployment of Web services and provides the following capabilities:

  • A centralized registration facility at which to publish and make others aware of the Web services a company makes available.

  • A centralized search facility at which companies that require a particular service can locate businesses that provide that service as well as relevant information about ...

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