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(Editorial comment: even though Web Services lets …

(Editorial comment: even though Web Services lets a bunch of different applications speak the same protocol, it doesn’t mean they understand the same stuff. PeopleSoft’s concept of what an Employee means is going to be different from what SAP thinks it means. Web Services can get the two applications in the same room as each other, but it can’t get them speaking the same language.) - Michael Radwin
That’s probably where the Semantic Web / Ontologies are going to help