Kai Wähner explains the differences between an integration framework, an ESB and an integration suite, following with advice for selecting the right one from existing commercial and open source solutions.
This article (the second in a four-part series) walks through the implementation of a hypermedia server based on the design for the class scheduling problem domain outlined in the first installment of this series. In upcoming weekly installments of the series, details of implementing hypermedia clients will be reviewed along with techniques for evolving the API safely over time.
This article (the first in a four-part series) focuses on the design of a hypermedia type, by mapping a particular problem domain to hypermedia messages, as a basis for the API.
A problem with WCF development is the proxy generator, which gives you nothing but simple DTOs. This article shows how to bypass the proxy generator so that your client and server can share code. 1
Insights from Demis Bellot on the motivation behind ServiceStack, design choices made in the project, as well as the role Microsoft and Mono play in future of open source .NET. (Part 2)
Insights from Demis Bellot on the motivation behind ServiceStack, design choices made in the project, as well as the role Microsoft and Mono play in future of open source .NET. (Part 1) 1
AWS provides two services - Amazon Simple Notification Service and Amazon Simple Queue Service. This article shows how to combine them to build a flexible pub/sub service 1
Spring Integration in Action book covers Spring Integration framework which provides an implementation of Enterprise Integration Patterns. InfoQ spoke with authors about the book and the framework.
Scalatra is a lightweight but full-featured MVC framework with a lively community and having started as a port of Sinatra it has gained capabilities such as an Atmosphere integration and Akka support. 2
MuleSoft, the company behind Mule ESB, recently released version 3.3 of the product. InfoQ spoke with Ross Mason and Daniel Feist about the new release and product roadmap. 3
Restful Objects is a public specification of a hypermedia API for domain object models. 40
This article reviews several modern movements such as Unstructured BPM, Social BPM, Dynamic BPM, and ACM. The article concludes with a generic method that allows switching between BPM and ACM. 7