"So the SOAP "stack" is a mess...

Benjamin Holzman bholzman at longitude.com
Tue Aug 14 15:08:35 BST 2007

David Cantrell wrote:
> There's a difference between cool and useful.  I have yet to see a
> system built using their cool toys (and C# certainly is one) that is
> useful, reliable, efficient etc.
Well, $company has written a stock exchange in C#.  Recently they passed 
the 50,000,000 shares traded per-day benchmark.  So I guess that counts 
as useful :-)  Of course I think they're somewhat crazy to build such a 
critical infrastructure on a proprietary platform, but I guess it's 
working for them so far.


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