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UDDI

Universal Description, Discovery and Integration. A registry for businesses to list themselves online. UDDI also allows users to access web services. Businesses listed on UDDI are organized by name and contact information, industry or sector, and the specific services offered. UDDI was written in 2000 but was not widely adopted. It was largely abandoned by 2010.
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Here is a starter selection of Web sites offering more information on UDDI as well as options for registering your business:
To qualify for the UDDI Upgrade Program, organizations must have purchased a commercially available UDDI registry.
UDDI v2, on which this is based, contains enhancements, such as publishing the operator and replication specifications, improving the query capability, and providing internationalization support.
As a cornerstone of the emerging Web services architecture, UDDI will benefit businesses of all sizes by creating an open platform-independent specification.
In doing so, Novell Nsure UDDI Server advances the state of the art for Web services-based development.
IDC believes that UDDI deployment within the infrastructure of emarketplaces provides the level of control required within a format that creates business benefits for service providers and consumers as well as the operators of emarketplaces.
As businesses move from Web services strategy to actual implementation, the role of UDDI will increase in importance as an open standard for organizing and registering services, and Flashline is addressing this growing need.
In addition to joining UDDI, GlobalSight has already extended its leading software application, GlobalSight System4, by creating a version that includes Web services.
By combining Acumen's UDDI services with OctetString's VDE Directory Suite, enterprises will be able to create private UDDI registries re-using existing LDAP services infrastructure, saving costs of deployment and maintenance.
By improving the management of operational UDDI registries, Logidex seamlessly brings together the development and operational views of services without locking in a single platform or compromising choice.
The service can most easily be found by searching for the Keyword "The Untold" in the UDDI registry located at http://uddi.