Still: HTTP in the Storm's Eye
Clear tendency in protocol design from...
Similar protocols with different background (IMAP etc.), to
Protocols that are largely copying HTTP (RTSP, SIP etc.), to
Protocols that use HTTP POST (IPP etc.), to
Protocols that are designed for easy integration with HTTP (TIP etc.), to
Actual HTTP extensions (DAV etc.)
This is leading to...
Henrik Frystyk Nielsen