oday at PDC Microsoft announced a set of new and exciting OData producers and consumers:
- ebay now exposes its catalog via OData
- SAP is working to add OData support to its next generation of products
- Twitpic now exposes its Images, Users, Comments etc via OData
- Facebook Insights has updated its OData service and added more content
- Netflix will soon allow you to manage your Netflix Queue using OData - more details coming soon
- Windows Azure Marketplace DataMarket (formerly Dallas) has been released and it supports OData
- Windows Live now exposes its data via OData, and you can read a walk-thru here
- Microsoft Dynamics CRM 2011 allows you to query its data using OData
- Microsoft Pinpoint marketplace exposes its data using OData – more details coming soon.
- WCF Data Services October 2010 CTP was released with support for PATCH, Prefer, Multi-valued properties and Named Resource Stream.
- OData client library for Windows Phone 7 source has been released.
- Tableau – an excellent client-side analytics tool – can now consume OData feeds
As you can see the OData eco-system is seeing lots of exciting developments, and there are more to come…