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    Introduction to Virtual Service Oriented Grids

    by Mark Chang Follow 0 Followers , Jackson He Follow 0 Followers , Enrique Castro-Leon Follow 0 Followers , Parviz Peiravi Follow 0 Followers on  May 06, 2009

    This article discusses the combination of three ideas, virtualization, service-orientation, and grid computing into a single concept and computing platform concept, "virtual service-oriented grids." In addition to history and definitions, the article addresses an approach, with an example, to analyzing and implementing this technology.

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    The Emergence of Virtual Service Oriented Grids

    by Mark Chang Follow 0 Followers , Jackson He Follow 0 Followers , Enrique Castro-Leon Follow 0 Followers , Parviz Peiravi Follow 0 Followers on  Apr 30, 2009 2

    This article introduces and discusses three technologies, virtualization, service orientation, and grid computing, and then shows how they are combining to create new design and deployment options - "Virtual Service Oriented Grids." The business case for using this emergent model is also discussed.

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    Quest for True SOA

    by Alex Maclinovsky Follow 0 Followers on  Sep 10, 2008 1

    Alex Maclinovsky explains why his vision of Governance differs from those prevailing in the industry. Based on his precise understanding of what a SOA platform should do, he defines a unified view of SOA Governance which he claims "has the potential to take the imperfect SOA platforms and implementations ... and transform them into true Service Oriented Architectures..."


Book Review: Applied SOA

Posted by Jean-Jacques Dubray Follow 4 Followers on  Aug 04, 2008

Applied SOA is a new book on Service Oriented Architecture written by 4 SOA practitioners that aims at making you successful with your SOA implementation. 3


Beyond SOA: A New Type of Framework for Dynamic Business Applications - Part II

Posted by Vasile Buciuman-Coman Follow 0 Followers , Michael Chervenic Follow 0 Followers on  Jul 07, 2008

In this second part of their article, the authors explore the architecture of Dynamic Business Applications and how it impacts implementation productivity. 2

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An Introduction to Virtualization

Posted by Scott Delap Follow 0 Followers on  Jul 02, 2008

It is easy to think that virtualization applies only to servers. In reality the recent resurgence of the concept is also being applied to networking, storage, and application infrastructure. 6


Choosing between Routing and Orchestration in an ESB

Posted by Adrien Louis Follow 0 Followers , Marc Dutoo Follow 0 Followers on  Jul 02, 2008

In this article, Adrien Louis and Marc Dutoo discuss the differences and relative merits of using orchestration vs. routing in a typical ESB setup, and discuss various implementation options.


A RESTful ESB implemented using NetKernel

Posted by Jeremy Deane Follow 0 Followers on  Apr 08, 2008

Jeremy Deane takes a look at writing a Restful ESB. He explains how commercial ESB's were considered and NetKernel was ultimately used to provide the implementation.


Interview: Jim Marino and Meeraj Kunnumpurath on SCA and Fabric3

Posted by Jean-Jacques Dubray Follow 4 Followers on  Apr 07, 2008

BEA has released a preview of SCA support in WebLogic 10.3 based on Fabric3. We spoke with Jim Marino (BEA) and Meeraj(VocaLink) about SOA, approaches to adopt SCA and key benefits.


"Can I call you back about that?" Building Asynchronous Services using Service Component Architecture

Posted by Mark Edwards Follow 0 Followers on  Jan 23, 2008

Mike Edwards, one of the authors of the SCA series of specifications, discusses how to write asynchronous services with the Service Component Architecture. 2


Implementing a Service Registry for .NET Web Services

Posted by Boris Lublinsky Follow 1 Followers on  Jan 23, 2008

In this article, Boris Lublinsky explains the design and implementation of a service registry that decouples service consumers and providers in a .NET-based SOA environment. 4


The Seven Fallacies of Business Process Execution

Posted by Jean-Jacques Dubray Follow 4 Followers on  Dec 04, 2007

After 8+ years of intense research, the promises of BPM have not materialized. We explore here a new architecture blueprint for BPMSs based on assemblies and orchestrations. 22