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WS-BPEL Extension for People (BPEL4People) Version 1.1

12 May 2010


This document describes version 1.1 of the BPEL4People namespace. It also contains a directory of links to related resources.

Namespace URI Versioning Policy

It is the intent of the OASIS BPEL4People Technical Committee that the BPEL4People namespace URI will not change arbitrarily with each subsequent revision of the corresponding WSDL or XML Schema documents but rather change only when a subsequent revision, published in conjunction with a Committee Draft, results in non-backwardly compatible changes from a previously published Committee Draft.

Under this policy, the following are examples of backwards compatible changes that would not result in assignment of a new namespace URI:

Related Resources for BPEL4People

Normative Reference:



WS-BPEL Extension for People Version 1.1


Committee Draft 09 / Public Review Draft 03


12 May 2010

This version:

Committee Draft 09

Previous version:

Committee Draft 07

Technical Committee



Dave Ings, IBM


Luc Clement, Active Endpoints

Dieter Koenig, IBM

Vinkesh Mehta, Deloitte Consulting

Ralf Mueller, Oracle

Ravi Rangaswamy, Oracle

Michael Rowley, Active Endpoints

Ivana Trickovic, SAP

Additional Formats:

Editable Source



Comments list:

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Comments Archive:

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XML Schema:


Declared Namespaces:

b4p - http://docs.oasis-open.org/ns/bpel4people/bpel4people/200803

Related Namespaces:

htd - http://docs.oasis-open.org/ns/bpel4people/ws-humantask/200803

htt - http://docs.oasis-open.org/ns/bpel4people/ws-humantask/types/200803

bpel - http://docs.oasis-open.org/wsbpel/2.0/process/executable

abstract - http://docs.oasis-open.org/wsbpel/2.0/process/abstract

wsdl - http://schemas.xmlsoap.org/wsdl

xsd - http://www.w3.org/2001/XMLSchema

xsi - http://www.w3.org/2001/XMLSchema-instance