Web Services AtomicTransaction (WS-AtomicTransaction)

Web Services AtomicTransaction (WS-AtomicTransaction) provides the definition of the atomic transaction coordination type that is to be used with the extensible coordination framework described in the specification. The specification defines three specific agreement coordination protocols for the atomic transaction coordination type: completion, volatile two-phase commit, and durable two-phase commit. Developers can use any or all of these protocols when building applications that require consistent agreement on the outcome of short-lived distributed activities that have all-or-nothing semantics.

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More information: WS-AtomicTransaction page on the OASIS website

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