Although I have led architecture across a variety of different ecosystems, an alarming proportion of my hands-on coding work has been in the .Net ecosystem. The tooling is always excellent, though the frequent changes of direction can leave engineering teams nursing a lot of legacy code.

Netflix has abandoned OData – does the standard have a future without an ecosystem?

17 June 2013

Netflix have closed their OData catalogue and EBay seem to have quietly put their implementation out to grass. With a shrinking ecosystem and no marquee services, does Microsoft’s data standard have a future?